The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 82 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.78% 0.71% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.85% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Median daily rate £490 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.02% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £12.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.39% -26.14%
Data Protection
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
876 820 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.46% 83.33% 79.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 521 316
Median daily rate £435 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.61% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 32
Median hourly rate £22.54 £20.97 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% -40.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £39.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Protection
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Warrington - 7 £500 -
Chester -5 1 £226 - 2
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Law
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (41.67%) CAML
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (41.67%) OWASP
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) VB
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow
4 5 (41.67%) FQL
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) Postfix
6 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Law
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) CAML
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Data Management
3 5 (41.67%) OWASP
3 5 (41.67%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Design
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) FQL
3 5 (41.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) C++
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Postfix
1 2 (16.67%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (16.67%) MobileIron
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Trustwave