The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 29 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.33% 1.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 2.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £230 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+81.13% -8.62%
Data Protection Act
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
31 111 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.67% 43.53% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 68 23
Average daily rate £230 £329 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.09% +31.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £175 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £450 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Protection Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (100.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Designer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (100.00%) Web Design