Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Reference Data
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 149 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - +139
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.030% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
East Midlands median daily rate £425 - -
England median daily rate £545 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £140.00 £100.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% +177.78% -

Reference Data is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 859 874 903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 26.74% 26.50% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 540 500
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +7.02% +6.79%
10th Percentile £200 £197 £200
90th Percentile £538 £575 £495
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.28% +17.65% +3.03%
10th Percentile £10.29 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.38 £60.00 £40.33
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year - +7.39% +6.06%

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Reference Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in the East Midlands

Reference Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Reference Data in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Reference Data in the East Midlands

Reference Data
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Reference Data in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Reference Data in the East Midlands

Reference Data
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Reference Data within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 4 £390 -
Derbyshire -4 2 £638 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £425 -
Reference Data
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
2 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Validation

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Master Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Master Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Data Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft