The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 66 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.13% - 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +34.25%
Data Protection Act
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
225 247 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.85% 26.30% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 156 120
Median daily rate £400 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £278 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 12
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.84 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.39% +5.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.36 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £17.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
Data Protection Act
North West

Data Protection Act
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB