The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Docklands, London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 29 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.62% 1.40% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 3.51% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate £550 £450 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £456 £393
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +16.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.81 - £17.00
Miscellaneous Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 40.99% 39.86% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 39
Average daily rate £525 £500 £518
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £429 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Reference Data
London

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Reference Data
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Reference Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Reference Data.

1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London region citing Reference Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Reference Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) UAT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO