The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Reference Data
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
-7.36% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
282 219 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.32% 39.89% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 146 66
Median daily rate £390 £355 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+177.41% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £14.14 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £16.80 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Reference Data as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex