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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 36 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.74% - 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £176 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £424
% change year-on-year
- -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 342 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.26% 86.15% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 275 171
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 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 21 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 4 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 3 (37.50%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Welsh Language
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Information Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 3 (37.50%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft