The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Reference Data
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - - 56
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - - 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £504 £444 £425
% change year-on-year +13.52% +4.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

Reference Data is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 164 214 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 25.63% 32.87% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 134 102
Median daily rate £413 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £571 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.35% +14.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £15.10 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £46.41 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Reference Data as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reference Data in Wiltshire

Reference Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) Intel Security
2 8 (72.73%) Data Security
2 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 8 (72.73%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (72.73%) Splunk
2 8 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (72.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (72.73%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) Service Design
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (9.09%) PaaS
6 1 (9.09%) IaaS
6 1 (9.09%) Conceptual Models
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) Banking

Reference Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architect
2 4 (36.36%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Lead Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Cyber Defence
1 8 (72.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Cybersecurity
1 8 (72.73%) Data Security
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Security Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
2 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (36.36%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (27.27%) Data Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Conceptual Models
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) UML
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (72.73%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Intel Security
1 8 (72.73%) Splunk
1 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) IBM