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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 125 120 133
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.088% 0.42% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.46% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £125 £513 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.60% +127.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £243 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-39.31% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.63 £11.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+58.51% -46.59%
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
718 751 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.52% 28.85% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 395 514
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 104 66
Median hourly rate £17.75 £25.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +45.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £42.75 £45.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire +4 2 £125 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) DBA
1 1 (20.00%) HR Advisor
1 1 (20.00%) Information Governance Officer
1 1 (20.00%) Information Officer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Records Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau