The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 102 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.30% - 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.00% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £525 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £475 £368
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +29.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £22.00

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
599 730 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.39% 30.20% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 375 366
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 13
Median hourly rate £28.50 £16.38 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.04% -19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.95 £15.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 1 £525 -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 7 (70.00%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (70.00%) Legal
4 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
6 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma
7 4 (40.00%) Project Management
7 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
8 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (20.00%) Windows
9 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
10 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
10 1 (10.00%) Service Design
10 1 (10.00%) Office 365
10 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (10.00%) SABSA
10 1 (10.00%) SCSM

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (70.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance Leader
5 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (80.00%) Service Management
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (70.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 4 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (40.00%) Process Improvement
6 4 (40.00%) Project Management
6 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma
6 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
7 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
8 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (10.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Capita
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft