The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank - - 68
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.43% +15.62%
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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
200 241 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 33.33% 34.98% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 115 134
Median daily rate £425 £385 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £548 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.34% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £13.39 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £18.00 £18.50
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 Milton Keynes

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes