The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Brighton region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 29 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.08% 2.36% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 13.64% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £688 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £355 £258
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +37.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36 22 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.35% 17.32% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 24
Average daily rate £283 £400 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.37% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £79.75 £21.42 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.40% +15.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.88 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.95 £22.95 £21.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Data Protection Act
East Sussex

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality