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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 39 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.58% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.64 £11.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+42.13% -45.00%
Data Protection
South Wales

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
279 195 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.42% 70.91% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 146 92
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £238 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £473 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £9.50 £16.16 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.21% -7.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £16.16 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £18.59 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) McAfee
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) MCTS
2 8 (80.00%) MCITP
2 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (80.00%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (80.00%) Office 365
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Intune
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (80.00%) SCDPM
3 5 (50.00%) GIS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 2 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (80.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
1 8 (80.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Server Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (50.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Client Services Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Client Relationship Manager
5 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCTS
2 8 (80.00%) MCITP
2 8 (80.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Intune
1 8 (80.00%) SCDPM
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) McAfee
3 2 (20.00%) VMware