The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 42 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.11% - 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% - 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £425 - £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.88% 61.45% 62.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 69 63
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Protection
South Wales

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 18 April 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Development Team Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Zend