The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank - - 86
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £90
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Reference Data
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
288 406 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 31.14% 32.72% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 208 169
Median daily rate £425 £369 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% +8.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £459 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.60 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.09% -19.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.71 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £24.75 £20.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Reference Data across the Buckinghamshire region.

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Reference Data
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) IT Asset Management

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WEP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Servlets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM