The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.54% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.45% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £240 £1,100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -78.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £424
% change year-on-year
- -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £75.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £48.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-69.31% +204.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
608 660 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.39% 83.02% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 502 521
Median daily rate £395 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £27.50 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £50.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information Act
3 3 (21.43%) QA
3 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) NetApp
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) CISM
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Advisor
3 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) CSS3
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) Ajax
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.14%) Laravel
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (21.43%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (7.14%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Solaris
1 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (14.29%) System Testing
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISA
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) CISM
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) NetApp
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) Symantec
1 3 (21.43%) Veritas
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) SAP