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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank - 25 44
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 1.96% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.11% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £253 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -46.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +81.13%

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
33 37 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 24.44% 24.18% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 69
Median daily rate £348 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.36% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £195 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £372 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £11.17 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.37% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £27.60 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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