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 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 34 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.55% 3.28% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 10.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £425 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £433
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -4.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +34.25%
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
36 82 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 19.78% 29.93% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 59 20
Median daily rate £325 £420 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.61% +86.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £620 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.15 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% +51.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £18.68 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.81 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) Intranet
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 (40.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Designer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (40.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Tripwire
1 1 (20.00%) VMware