The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 33 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.79% 1.03% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.32% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate
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- £263 £713
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -63.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £368
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -11.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.16% -37.50%
Data Protection
South 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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
197 152 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 77.56% 78.35% 74.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 90 122
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 22
Average hourly rate £16.00 £34.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.62% +25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.54 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.60 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +5 1 - - 1
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
2 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Firmware
2 3 (37.50%) OSPF
2 3 (37.50%) BGP
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (25.00%) SaaS
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) MCP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
1 3 (37.50%) OSPF
1 3 (37.50%) BGP
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Data Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 3 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
2 2 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft