The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 54 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.09% 0.81% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.23% 3.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£550 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
- -5.84%
Reference Data
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 121 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.64% 24.44% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 79 139
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £543 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
Average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -21.37%

Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reference Data across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Reference Data Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (80.00%) Information Management
1 8 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Retail
3 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
4 2 (20.00%) Markov Chain
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Physics
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Biometrics
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) NetBeans

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Consultant
2 6 (60.00%) Data Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Architect
3 5 (50.00%) Information Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Management Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Biometrics
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Physics
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 8 (80.00%) Information Management
1 8 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Bayesian Methods
3 2 (20.00%) Markov Chain
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared