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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 54 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 12 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% 0.28% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 0.36% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 2
Median daily rate £419 £318 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.88% -25.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £292 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £344 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £420
% change year-on-year
+0.25% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.53%
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
581 551 562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.75% 76.32% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 351 320
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £10.59 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
3 5 (26.32%) CISM
3 5 (26.32%) Data Security
3 5 (26.32%) CISSP
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) Legal
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) SLA
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) Information Governance
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) QA
5 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) Qualys

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 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) OLAP
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) CruiseControl
1 1 (5.26%) Moq
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Consultant
1 3 (15.79%) Developer
1 3 (15.79%) Programme Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Compliance Officer
2 2 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Governance Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Information Officer
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security Compliance Officer
2 2 (10.53%) Information Security Officer
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Security Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Security Compliance Officer
2 2 (10.53%) Security Officer
2 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) MDX
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) CESG
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
1 2 (10.53%) Smartcard
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Information Security
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Data Security
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL V3
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Data Management
5 3 (15.79%) Information Governance
5 3 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.53%) SABSA
6 2 (10.53%) Security Management
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CISM
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) CEH
2 2 (10.53%) CISA
2 2 (10.53%) IISP
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) APMP
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.79%) QA
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
3 2 (10.53%) ISAE 3402
3 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
3 2 (10.53%) ISO27005
3 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) ArcSight
2 2 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Intel Security
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Qualys
2 2 (10.53%) Sun
2 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore