The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 98 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.083% 0.14% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £563
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.09 - -
Reference Data
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
461 431 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 38.32% 30.81% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 219 197
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 18 24
Average hourly rate £46.00 £18.36 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.61% -0.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £15.90 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Reference Data
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Reference Data Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Reference Data
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle OWB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Fund Accounting
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle