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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 26 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.50% 0.89% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.14% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £210 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
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
157 175 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 78.89% 78.13% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 103 59
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £605 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 16
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £25.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £53.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Poole +5 1 £210 -
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) MS Office
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Data Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
3 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB