The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
England / East of England
Rank 113 127 121
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.043% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £448 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.27% +11.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
690 677 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.06% 28.80% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 374 379
Median daily rate £358 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £186 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 90 57
Median hourly rate £29.61 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.40% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Reference Data
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Reference Data Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Reference Data
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Suffolk 0 8 £450 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) General Ledger
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) KYC
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Endur
5 1 (8.33%) Findur
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) GoldenSource
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Endur
1 1 (8.33%) Findur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) General Ledger
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Analyst
1 11 (91.67%) Business Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Reference Data Analyst
3 8 (66.67%) Reference Data Business Analyst
4 5 (41.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Change Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Endur Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Findur Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
6 1 (8.33%) OpenLink Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 5 (41.67%) KYC
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Cash Management
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) GoldenSource