The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reference Data
Rank 120 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.047% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £588 £270 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.59% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £463 £393
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +17.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.81 - £17.00
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
571 411 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.74% 19.50% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 216 205
Average daily rate £325 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £205 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 39 26
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.64% +32.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Reference Data
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Reference Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Reference Data Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Reference Data Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Reference Data across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Reference Data Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Reference Data Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (80.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
4 6 (60.00%) nginx
4 6 (60.00%) Puppet
4 6 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (60.00%) Redis
4 6 (60.00%) Riak
4 6 (60.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) Splunk
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) .NET
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) RDF
7 2 (20.00%) NHS
7 2 (20.00%) CMS
7 2 (20.00%) Service Management
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (20.00%) Semantic Web
8 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (10.00%) Windows

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (60.00%) nginx
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Redis
1 6 (60.00%) Riak
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Technical Architect
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (80.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) RDF
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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