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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 35 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.32% - 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.66% - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+81.89% -
Data Protection Act
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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
82 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 36.12% 23.32% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 19
Average daily rate £375 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £110 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £325 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £39.25 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.31% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £14.44 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £79.75 £23.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (20.00%) Nessus
5 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Benchmarking
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Change Control
4 2 (40.00%) Balanced Scorecard
4 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
5 1 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Tripwire