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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 157 127
Rank change year-on-year +60 -30  
Contract jobs citing Replication 38 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.31% 0.13% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.09% 0.43% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 14
Median daily rate £363 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.28% -8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.61% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £162.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -30.76%  

Replication is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 929 1174 949
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 32.03% 31.29% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 698 545
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £261 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 54 56
Median hourly rate £30.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.89% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.53 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £47.39 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Replication as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +20 19 £375 +97.36%
Cheshire - 9 £325 -
Manchester +21 7 £300 - 1
Cumbria - 1 £400 -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 33 (63.46%) Migration
2 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
4 15 (28.85%) Windows
5 14 (26.92%) SQL
5 14 (26.92%) Linux
6 13 (25.00%) VMware
7 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (23.08%) Citrix
8 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 10 (19.23%) DNS
9 10 (19.23%) Mainframe
10 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
10 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (15.38%) DB2
11 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
11 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
12 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
12 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
12 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (13.46%) High Availability
12 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (13.46%) PlateSpin
12 7 (13.46%) PKI
13 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008

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 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
3 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.85%) SAS
6 1 (1.92%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Office 365
2 3 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) SoftLayer
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) DNS
2 5 (9.62%) SAN
3 3 (5.77%) DHCP
3 3 (5.77%) LAN
3 3 (5.77%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) PPTP
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) VoIP
4 2 (3.85%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.92%) ADSL
5 1 (1.92%) Firewall
5 1 (1.92%) ISDN
5 1 (1.92%) Junos
5 1 (1.92%) MPLS
5 1 (1.92%) VSAN
5 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (15.38%) DB2
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (3.85%) Big Data
8 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 2 (3.85%) OLAP
8 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.92%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (1.92%) MySQL
9 1 (1.92%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (1.92%) OLTP
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.92%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (1.92%) Banking
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
1 1 (1.92%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) DBA
2 9 (17.31%) Administrator
2 9 (17.31%) SQL DBA
3 8 (15.38%) Consultant
3 8 (15.38%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) DB2 DBA
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Citrix Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Exchange Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.77%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DB2 Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
8 2 (3.85%) Migration Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (3.85%) MDX
3 1 (1.92%) LAMP
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Mainframe
2 8 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.46%) PKI
4 3 (5.77%) Clustering
4 3 (5.77%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 14 (26.92%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.54%) AIX
4 6 (11.54%) HPUX
4 6 (11.54%) Solaris
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.69%) Unix
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) CentOS
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) High Availability
3 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.69%) ETL
5 4 (7.69%) Task Automation
6 3 (5.77%) Change Management
6 3 (5.77%) CRM
6 3 (5.77%) Document Management
7 2 (3.85%) Analytics
7 2 (3.85%) Data Analytics
7 2 (3.85%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.85%) Database Mirroring
7 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.92%) Data Governance
8 1 (1.92%) Database Security
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL
8 1 (1.92%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.92%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.62%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.77%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 20 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) VMware
2 12 (23.08%) Citrix
3 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
4 7 (13.46%) PlateSpin
5 5 (9.62%) IBM
6 3 (5.77%) Dell
6 3 (5.77%) Veeam
7 2 (3.85%) Avaya
7 2 (3.85%) Oracle
7 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
7 2 (3.85%) Synology
7 2 (3.85%) Teradata
8 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Juniper
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.92%) RedGate
8 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.92%) Veritas
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