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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 68 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 5 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.71% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Median daily rate £425 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.04% -9.88%
Data Protection
West Midlands

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
639 560 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.35% 74.87% 72.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 360 313
Median daily rate £380 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 13
Median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) QA
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) MS Project
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) CISM
3 3 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (30.00%) Records Management
4 2 (20.00%) IISP
4 2 (20.00%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (20.00%) SABSA
4 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (20.00%) ISO27005
4 2 (20.00%) Smartcard
4 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Management
4 2 (20.00%) Sun

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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Governance Manager
1 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) IT Business Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Service Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Records Management
2 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Development
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) SABSA
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CISM
1 3 (30.00%) CISSP
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) IISP
3 1 (10.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) ISO27005
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) Sun
2 2 (20.00%) Tripwire
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore