The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 138 176 179
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 16 20 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 26
Average daily rate £490 £480 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £555 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.84% -15.14%
Data Protection
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2958 4428 4982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.71% 80.54% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3452 3669
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Finance
3 9 (18.37%) TDD
3 9 (18.37%) Windows
3 9 (18.37%) BDD
4 8 (16.33%) Ruby
4 8 (16.33%) Linux
5 7 (14.29%) SQL
5 7 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
6 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.24%) SAN
6 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
7 5 (10.20%) Firewall
7 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
7 5 (10.20%) Replication
7 5 (10.20%) VMware
7 5 (10.20%) Information Security
7 5 (10.20%) Python
7 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.20%) Open Source
7 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
7 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
8 4 (8.16%) User Stories

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Maximo
2 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) SAN
2 5 (10.20%) Firewall
3 4 (8.16%) NAS
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.08%) LDAP
5 2 (4.08%) SSL
6 1 (2.04%) DHCP
6 1 (2.04%) DMZ
6 1 (2.04%) FCoE
6 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.04%) IPsec
6 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.04%) LAN
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
6 1 (2.04%) VPN
6 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.12%) DB2
3 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
5 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.04%) DTS
5 1 (2.04%) MS Access
5 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.12%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.08%) ProC
3 2 (4.08%) Selenium
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Appium
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) RSpec
4 1 (2.04%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Billing
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Automation Tester
4 5 (10.20%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) CSS
2 4 (8.16%) CSS3
2 4 (8.16%) HTML
2 4 (8.16%) HTML5
2 4 (8.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (6.12%) Django
3 3 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.12%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (4.08%) Ajax
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (4.08%) Ember.js
4 2 (4.08%) Middleware
4 2 (4.08%) NHibernate
4 2 (4.08%) React
4 2 (4.08%) WCF
4 2 (4.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.20%) Replication
3 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.12%) Fintech
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.08%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 1 (2.04%) Celerra
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.08%) AIX
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.08%) SUSE
6 1 (2.04%) Solaris
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) BDD
2 9 (18.37%) TDD
3 6 (12.24%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Test Scripting
4 5 (10.20%) Information Security
4 5 (10.20%) Open Source
4 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.16%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.16%) Information Assurance
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
5 4 (8.16%) User Stories
6 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.12%) Scrum
6 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.12%) Service Management
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Ruby
2 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.20%) Python
4 4 (8.16%) Java
4 4 (8.16%) VBScript
5 3 (6.12%) C#
5 3 (6.12%) Perl
6 2 (4.08%) Korn
6 2 (4.08%) Tcl
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) C++
7 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) CISSP
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (2.04%) CISA
2 1 (2.04%) CISM
2 1 (2.04%) CLAS
2 1 (2.04%) CRISC
2 1 (2.04%) IISP
2 1 (2.04%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.16%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (6.12%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.08%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) NetVault Backup
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) EMC
3 4 (8.16%) NetApp
4 3 (6.12%) CommVault
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) IBM
5 2 (4.08%) SAP
5 2 (4.08%) Veritas
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Cognos
6 1 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (2.04%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.04%) Sybase
6 1 (2.04%) Varonis
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago