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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.11% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £90 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +48.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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
305 253 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.63% 28.11% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 131 93
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £258 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 22
Average hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.98 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Reference Data
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Base SAS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Quality