The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Colchester region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 6.41% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£360 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £391
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Colchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 31 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Colchester 74.36% 68.89% 74.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 40
Average daily rate £388 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £165 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Protection
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Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Colchester 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Manager
1 2 (22.22%) SAP Change Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Change Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Business Change Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) SAP
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) VMware