Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 149 204
Rank change year-on-year -53 +55 -15
Contract jobs citing Replication 23 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 1.01% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 3.23% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 16
North West median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £360 £288 £235
90th Percentile £475 £475 £458
England median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North West median hourly rate - £162.50 -
England median hourly rate £48.38 £23.14 £18.25
% change year-on-year +109.05% +26.79% -50.68%

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 1,775 1,827 2,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.65% 31.34% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,031 1,091 1,489
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £225 £248
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 93 106
North West median hourly rate £23.15 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.75% +25.00% -4.95%
10th Percentile £12.20 £11.25 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.90 £55.00 £47.20
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% - +10.34%

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 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 19 September 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
Manchester -18 8 £450 +50.00% 10
Lancashire -27 7 £433 +15.33% 3
Cheshire -19 5 £450 +24.14% 3
Merseyside +17 2 £400 +33.33% 3
Cumbria -7 1 - -
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Replication.

1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 9 (39.13%) Migration
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) SCCM
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (34.78%) Veeam
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (26.09%) Clustering
6 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
6 6 (26.09%) OpenView
6 6 (26.09%) HP
6 6 (26.09%) Veritas
6 6 (26.09%) Middleware
6 6 (26.09%) BPR
6 6 (26.09%) LAN
6 6 (26.09%) WAN
6 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
6 6 (26.09%) NAS
6 6 (26.09%) Business Transformation

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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) OpenEdge
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) SAN
2 12 (52.17%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) LAN
3 6 (26.09%) NAS
3 6 (26.09%) WAN
4 5 (21.74%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (8.70%) MySQL
6 2 (8.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Architect
2 8 (34.78%) DBA
3 7 (30.43%) SQL DBA
4 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (21.74%) Migration Architect
5 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
8 1 (4.35%) Data Centre Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Migration Specialist
8 1 (4.35%) Problem Manager
8 1 (4.35%) Progress DBA
8 1 (4.35%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Middleware
2 5 (21.74%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
1 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (26.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) BPR
3 6 (26.09%) Business Transformation
3 6 (26.09%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) Data Flow Diagram
4 5 (21.74%) Data Privacy
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) IDEF
4 5 (21.74%) Network Design
4 5 (21.74%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 5 (21.74%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
4 5 (21.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 6 (26.09%) OpenView
3 2 (8.70%) Ansible
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.70%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Veeam
1 8 (34.78%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) HP
3 6 (26.09%) Veritas
4 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Progress