Period
to 16 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Replication
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 179 203
Rank change year-on-year +1 +24 -36
Contract jobs citing Replication 26 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.48% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 1.93% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 28
North West median daily rate £369 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% -9.68% +4.73%
10th Percentile £290 £284 £310
90th Percentile £475 £450 £508
England median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
North West median hourly rate £22.35 - £37.00
England median hourly rate £23.14 £23.69 £24.00
% change year-on-year -2.31% -1.30% +5.49%

Replication is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,593 1,970 2,541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.30% 32.17% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,012 1,265 1,481
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £191 £236 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 84 123
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.37% -4.29% +8.83%
10th Percentile £12.89 £11.00 £12.03
90th Percentile £57.00 £46.68 £43.70
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.82 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.27% +4.10% +14.29%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in the North West

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Replication in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in the North West

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in the North West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Replication in the North West

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in the North West

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the North West region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -5 11 £350 -6.67% 4
Manchester 0 9 £388 +12.32% 10
Lancashire +13 2 £405 +1.19% 1
Merseyside +12 2 £300 +3.45% 1
Cumbria - 2 £450 -
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Replication.

1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) SAN
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
7 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
7 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (19.23%) Clustering
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) MPLS
8 4 (15.38%) HP
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) ITIL

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) PaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) SAN
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) MPLS
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) NAS
5 3 (11.54%) ADSL
5 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 3 (11.54%) ISDN
5 3 (11.54%) Junos
5 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) LDAP
6 2 (7.69%) VoIP
6 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (3.85%) DMZ
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
7 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (11.54%) DTS
7 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.69%) DB2
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (11.54%) WAN Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
5 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (7.69%) DCOM
2 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
2 2 (7.69%) JSON
2 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) WCF
3 1 (3.85%) Ajax
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) LINQ
3 1 (3.85%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (15.38%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) BCP
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.69%) Information Management
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Presales
5 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) CCIE
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) CCNP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Docker
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) EdgeSight
2 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (3.85%) Rancher
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) VMware
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) DevExpress
6 1 (3.85%) CA
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) IBM
6 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
6 1 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy