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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 127 130 143
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 1.24% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £313 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +61.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +6.45%
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
804 807 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.71% 28.47% 31.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 400 519
Median daily rate £340 £370 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £186 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 86 102
Median hourly rate £32.40 £24.16 £24.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.11% -0.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.57 £12.15 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.74 £41.45 £42.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 -8 2 - -
Norfolk - 1 £313 -
Data Protection Act
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (36.36%) Advertising
3 4 (36.36%) Maximo
3 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (9.09%) Records Management
6 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (9.09%) Line Management
6 1 (9.09%) People 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 4 (36.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maximo
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (36.36%) Asset Management
2 4 (36.36%) Data Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) SOA
2 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (9.09%) CISM
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) ECDL
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cognos
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau