The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 Croydon 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 16 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.15% 1.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 1.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
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
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 72 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 65.52% 79.12% 58.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 55 51
Average daily rate £400 £399 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Brocade
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (80.00%) SUSE
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) SRDF
1 4 (80.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Data Virtualisation
1 4 (80.00%) IIS
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (80.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) VLAN
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) OSPF
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSL
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) AS400
2 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) SUSE
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Data Virtualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) SRDF
1 4 (80.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Brocade
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) EMC
1 4 (80.00%) Avaya
1 4 (80.00%) Hitachi
1 4 (80.00%) NetApp
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Sun
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle