The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-6.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 - -
Reference Data
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
398 434 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.24% 27.36% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 226 198
Median daily rate £400 £335 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Reference Data
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data across the East Midlands region.

Reference Data Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
2 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
3 5 (71.43%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (71.43%) OLAP
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) NHS
6 2 (28.57%) ETL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Coaching
6 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
7 1 (14.29%) Tableau
7 1 (14.29%) Power BI
7 1 (14.29%) QA
7 1 (14.29%) QlikView
7 1 (14.29%) Kronos
7 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 1 (14.29%) MS Office
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (71.43%) OLAP
2 5 (71.43%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (14.29%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) OLAP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum Master
2 2 (28.57%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior OLAP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) NHS
2 2 (28.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Data Management
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) Data Quality
2 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos
2 1 (14.29%) Kronos
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau