The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 39 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.81% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.57% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
256 175 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.11% 69.44% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 114 121
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £10.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +76.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Protection 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.

1 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (36.36%) MCTS
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
3 4 (36.36%) McAfee
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (36.36%) GIS
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) IIS
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Intune

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Server Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Client Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Client Relationship Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Relationship Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) GIS
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Document Management
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Release Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCTS
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Intune
1 4 (36.36%) SCDPM
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) McAfee
3 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
4 1 (9.09%) VMware