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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.55% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £485
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 - -
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
403 409 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 31.71% 31.98% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 204 203
Median daily rate £428 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 29
Median hourly rate £31.50 £17.13 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.94% -42.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 7 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) Reuters
3 5 (71.43%) Bloomberg
3 5 (71.43%) BPR
3 5 (71.43%) FpML
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Fund Accounting
4 4 (57.14%) Confluence
4 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 4 (57.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
5 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
6 2 (28.57%) Banking
6 2 (28.57%) Back Office
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
7 1 (14.29%) Front Office
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) UML
7 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Data Management

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Reference Data Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Reference Data Business Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management Business Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Market Data Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Market Data Business Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Investment Management Business Analyst
5 1 (14.29%) Market Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Asset Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) BPR
2 5 (71.43%) Fund Accounting
3 4 (57.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Management
6 1 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Bloomberg
1 5 (71.43%) Reuters