The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 136 136 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.60% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
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£450 £360 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £360 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £360 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £308
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +38.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £8.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 £15.75 £8.00
% change year-on-year
+38.55% +96.87%
Data Protection Act
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
803 828 722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 26.29% 27.35% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 472 351
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 83 90
Average hourly rate £25.85 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £16.50 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £42.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Essex -9 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (46.67%) Data Integration
3 7 (46.67%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (40.00%) Big Data
4 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (40.00%) Data Management
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
6 4 (26.67%) Apache Solr
6 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (26.67%) Vertica
6 4 (26.67%) Infobright
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 3 (20.00%) Information Security
8 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) GIS

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) SaaS
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Information Governance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) NHS Information Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Governance Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) E-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) Informatics
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) UNIX
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (53.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (46.67%) ETL
3 7 (46.67%) Data Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (40.00%) Data Management
4 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 6 (40.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) Cyber Security
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) OWASP
7 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Customer Insight
7 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
7 1 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) GIAC
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) COSO
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Vertica
2 4 (26.67%) Infobright
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) ESRI
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
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