The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 56 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.47% 0.47% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.59% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £170 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+208.82% -54.66%
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 Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 511 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.78% 79.72% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 333 273
Median daily rate £425 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.18% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 17
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.62 £9.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 5 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) WCF
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 4 (22.22%) Moq
4 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
4 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (22.22%) SOLID
4 4 (22.22%) OOD
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) NUnit
4 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) OLAP
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) CruiseControl
1 4 (22.22%) Moq
1 4 (22.22%) NUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Subversion
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (5.56%) CIO
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) jQuery
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
3 4 (22.22%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) OOD
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) SOLID
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C#
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CEH
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CISMP
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
1 2 (11.11%) CRISC
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
1 2 (11.11%) GPG13
1 2 (11.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.11%) RMADS
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) HP