The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 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 103 116 126
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 23 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.95% 0.40% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.52% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 5
Average daily rate £394 £525 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +54.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £525 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
Data Protection
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1896 1920 1693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.54% 76.04% 72.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1171 946
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 139 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Data Protection
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 across the East of England region.

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Protection
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 across the East of England region.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Data Protection
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 within the East of England 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
Essex - 8 £324 - 1
Hertfordshire +6 7 £475 -9.52% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 4 £350 - 3
Bedfordshire - 2 £425 - 3
Suffolk +5 1 £400 - 2
Norfolk - 1 £588 - 1
Data Protection
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (38.18%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
5 11 (20.00%) Advertising
5 11 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (18.18%) Finance
6 10 (18.18%) SQL
6 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 10 (18.18%) ERP
7 9 (16.36%) Linux
7 9 (16.36%) Unix
7 9 (16.36%) Data Architecture
7 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (16.36%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (16.36%) SDLC
8 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (14.55%) CISSP
8 8 (14.55%) TOGAF
9 7 (12.73%) Maximo
9 7 (12.73%) Information Security
9 7 (12.73%) CISA
9 7 (12.73%) CISM
9 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (12.73%) IBM
9 7 (12.73%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
10 6 (10.91%) Data Management

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) CMS
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Maximo
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) Office 365
4 1 (1.82%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (5.45%) DNS
2 3 (5.45%) SSL
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.82%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.82%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.36%) Amazon Redshift
3 7 (12.73%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Big Data
6 2 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.64%) MS Access
7 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) QlikView
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) RSpec
3 2 (3.64%) Selenium
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.64%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (20.00%) Advertising
2 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Automotive
4 3 (5.45%) Legal
4 3 (5.45%) Publishing
4 3 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (3.64%) French Language
5 2 (3.64%) Italian Language
5 2 (3.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.91%) Security Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Security Manager
7 4 (7.27%) Developer
8 3 (5.45%) ICT Manager
8 3 (5.45%) IT Support
8 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.45%) Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Automation Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Automation Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.64%) IT Security Manager
9 2 (3.64%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
2 4 (7.27%) Web Services
3 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.82%) COM
5 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (38.18%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (10.91%) Data Integration
2 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.82%) CMDB
5 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.18%) ERP
2 9 (16.36%) Data Architecture
2 9 (16.36%) SDLC
3 8 (14.55%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (14.55%) TOGAF
4 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.73%) Information Security
5 6 (10.91%) Data Management
6 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.09%) Asset Management
6 5 (9.09%) DevOps
6 5 (9.09%) Line Management
6 5 (9.09%) Migration
6 5 (9.09%) Security Management
6 5 (9.09%) SOA
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
7 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.64%) Ruby
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) CISSP
2 7 (12.73%) CISA
2 7 (12.73%) CISM
3 2 (3.64%) MCITP
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) ISSMP
4 1 (1.82%) MBCS
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
3 3 (5.45%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.45%) QA
4 2 (3.64%) TickIT
5 1 (1.82%) COSO
5 1 (1.82%) ISO22301
5 1 (1.82%) ISO27002
5 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.82%) SDET
5 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
1 14 (25.45%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) IBM
3 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.64%) Cisco
3 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.82%) Infobright
4 1 (1.82%) Infor
4 1 (1.82%) NetApp
4 1 (1.82%) Palo Alto
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Talend
4 1 (1.82%) Vertica