The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South East / Berkshire
Rank 63 80 124
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +44
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 44 47 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.20% 1.84% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 2.25% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 31 6
Median daily rate £365 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £365 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-64.13% +191.69%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1613 2086 2087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.49% 81.64% 75.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 1109 1056
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 62 44
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.04% -44.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Protection
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Reading +24 34 £374 -6.62% 2
Maidenhead -3 1 £525 -
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 36 (41.38%) C#
2 29 (33.33%) MVC
3 24 (27.59%) Scrum
3 24 (27.59%) .NET
4 22 (25.29%) TDD
5 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.84%) SQL
7 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
9 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
10 13 (14.94%) BDD
11 11 (12.64%) Entity Framework
12 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
13 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
13 9 (10.34%) Windows
13 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
14 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (8.05%) Test Automation
15 7 (8.05%) WebDriver
15 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
15 7 (8.05%) Legal
15 7 (8.05%) Data Protection Act
15 7 (8.05%) Selenium
16 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
16 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (6.90%) Service Management
16 6 (6.90%) SOAP
16 6 (6.90%) Web Services
16 6 (6.90%) Active Directory

Data Protection
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 4 (4.60%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (2.30%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (1.15%) DHCP
2 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
2 1 (1.15%) LAN
2 1 (1.15%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) SAN
2 1 (1.15%) SSL
2 1 (1.15%) VPN
2 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.45%) OLAP
5 3 (3.45%) OLTP
6 1 (1.15%) Big Data
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Selenium
1 7 (8.05%) WebDriver
2 5 (5.75%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.60%) Appium
4 3 (3.45%) Calabash
4 3 (3.45%) JMeter
4 3 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.15%) JUnit
5 1 (1.15%) NUnit
General
1 7 (8.05%) Legal
2 5 (5.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Developer
2 23 (26.44%) C# Developer
3 14 (16.09%) Analyst
4 12 (13.79%) Tester
5 10 (11.49%) Trainer
6 8 (9.20%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (9.20%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.75%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.75%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) IT Trainer
9 4 (4.60%) Data Architect
9 4 (4.60%) DBA
9 4 (4.60%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (3.45%) Automation Tester
10 3 (3.45%) Consultant
10 3 (3.45%) Mobile Test Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) .NET
2 16 (18.39%) AngularJS
3 11 (12.64%) Entity Framework
4 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (6.90%) SOAP
5 6 (6.90%) Web Services
6 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.60%) CSS
6 4 (4.60%) RESTful
7 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (3.45%) CSS3
7 3 (3.45%) HTML
7 3 (3.45%) HTML5
7 3 (3.45%) jQuery
8 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.30%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.30%) VML
9 1 (1.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 7 (8.05%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.15%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.15%) FMCG
4 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.60%) Android
3 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.30%) Linux
4 2 (2.30%) Solaris
5 1 (1.15%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) MVC
2 24 (27.59%) Scrum
3 22 (25.29%) TDD
4 21 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) BDD
6 10 (11.49%) Waterfall
7 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.05%) Test Automation
8 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.90%) Coaching
8 6 (6.90%) Service Management
8 6 (6.90%) SOLID
9 5 (5.75%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.60%) Data Loss Prevention
10 4 (4.60%) ITIL
10 4 (4.60%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (41.38%) C#
2 19 (21.84%) SQL
3 7 (8.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.15%) Java
5 1 (1.15%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) CISA
4 1 (1.15%) CISM
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) RMADS
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) SCSM
1 1 (1.15%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft
1 4 (4.60%) Symantec
2 3 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.30%) HP
4 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.15%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.15%) Capita
4 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco
4 1 (1.15%) Citrix
4 1 (1.15%) Dell
4 1 (1.15%) EMC
4 1 (1.15%) Juniper
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.15%) Sony
4 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.15%) Veritas
4 1 (1.15%) VMware