The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 31 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.31% 1.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 0
Median daily rate £388 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.53%
Data Protection
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 389 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.97% 80.37% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 250 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £47.50 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) JMeter
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Games
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SDET
5 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
1 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Automation Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Inside Sales Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Internal Sales Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Executive
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) BDD
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SDET