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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank - 70 -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £478
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £32.50 £10.81
% change year-on-year
-52.30% +200.78%
Reference Data
Buckinghamshire

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
227 328 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.19% 36.65% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 153 103
Median daily rate £400 £343 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -9.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 17
Median hourly rate £15.50 £40.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.25% +151.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.40 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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

Reference Data
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau