Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Reference Data in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Reference Data over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 178 201
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -21
Contract jobs citing Reference Data 6 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.57% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 8
Yorkshire median daily rate £523 £551 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.22% +22.50% +5.88%
10th Percentile £511 £491 £264
90th Percentile £566 £588 £672
England median daily rate £525 £540 £500
% change year-on-year -2.78% +8.00% -4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £15.50
England median hourly rate - - £15.80

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,367 1,399 1,697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.09% 33.11% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 859 1,141
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £275 £263
90th Percentile £550 £558 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 56 58
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.75 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.23% -18.38% +27.55%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.08 £9.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £29.23 £21.38
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +18.43%

Reference Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Reference Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Reference Data in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Reference Data in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Reference Data in Yorkshire

Reference Data
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. 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
West Yorkshire -21 6 £523 -5.43% 2
Reference Data
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Reference Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Reference Data.

1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) HL7
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Power BI
4 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Tableau
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
4 1 (16.67%) Bigtable
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) SMS

Reference Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (16.67%) Bigtable
1 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 1 (16.67%) Power BI
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Architect
4 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Open Source
1 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
1 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Conceptual Models
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (16.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) HL7
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau