The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reference Data
Rank 237 231 212
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 12 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.059% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.22% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 6
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£400 £525 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £525 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £543 £375
% change year-on-year
-27.64% +44.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Reference Data
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2541 2227 1766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.71% 26.44% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1321 1164 808
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 135 178
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.38 £20.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.97 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Reference Data
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reference Data across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Reference Data Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Reference Data
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Reference Data Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Reference Data
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 5 £400 -
Surrey - 2 £475 -
Reference Data
England

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) Information Management
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (14.29%) Lync
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (14.29%) Lync
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
2 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
General
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Reference Data Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Banking Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Support Assistant
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.76%) DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 6 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 4 (19.05%) Validation
2 4 (19.05%) Data Management
2 4 (19.05%) Information Management
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Release Management
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Fund Accounting
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Java
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Teradata
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