The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 92 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 1 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.086% 1.02% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 3.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 0
Median daily rate £520 £520 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 -
Reference Data
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
404 502 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.92% 31.99% 23.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 331 170
Median daily rate £414 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 25 8
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £15.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% +0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £10.50 £13.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.06 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Reference Data
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Reference Data Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Reference Data
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk