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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 98 101 128
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 31 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.37% 1.09% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.42% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 7
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £14.73 £15.77 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% -66.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.77 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -0.72%
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
1825 1970 2265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.57% 76.53% 78.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1148 1458
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £287 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 192 140
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +48.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 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
Hertfordshire +1 11 £550 +7.31% 3
Suffolk - 6 £400 - 1
Essex +4 5 £313 +16.06%
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £350 -9.67%
Bedfordshire +1 4 £350 -17.64% 5
Data Protection
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 19 (28.36%) C#
2 16 (23.88%) SQL
2 16 (23.88%) CISSP
3 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) .NET
3 15 (22.39%) Information Security
3 15 (22.39%) Degree
4 14 (20.90%) CISM
4 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.91%) Finance
6 11 (16.42%) CRM
7 10 (14.93%) Windows
7 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (14.93%) Legal
7 10 (14.93%) CISA
7 10 (14.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (13.43%) ITIL
8 9 (13.43%) SAP
9 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
10 7 (10.45%) Project Management
10 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
10 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.45%) Change Management
10 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (10.45%) CRISC
11 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture

Data Protection
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 9 (13.43%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (11.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.48%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 2 (2.99%) nginx
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.49%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
2 4 (5.97%) Yammer
3 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 4 (5.97%) Firewall
3 3 (4.48%) Wireless
4 2 (2.99%) DHCP
4 2 (2.99%) DNS
4 2 (2.99%) SAN
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.99%) VPN
4 2 (2.99%) WAN
4 2 (2.99%) Wireless Security
5 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.49%) IPsec
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.49%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) SoapUI
2 4 (5.97%) JMeter
2 4 (5.97%) Selenium
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 12 (17.91%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Legal
3 4 (5.97%) Local Government
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) French Language
4 3 (4.48%) Games
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Automation Tester
5 5 (7.46%) Information Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Security Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Tester
6 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Process Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.97%) Security Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Security Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.48%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.39%) .NET
2 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.96%) WCF
4 5 (7.46%) SOAP
5 4 (5.97%) COM
5 4 (5.97%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
6 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (4.48%) jQuery
6 3 (4.48%) REST
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
7 2 (2.99%) CSS
7 2 (2.99%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.99%) LAMP
7 2 (2.99%) SAML
7 2 (2.99%) SAP PI
7 2 (2.99%) WPF
8 1 (1.49%) Ajax
8 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Data Conversion
5 2 (2.99%) Clustering
5 2 (2.99%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.99%) iPad
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
5 2 (2.99%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Android
2 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Information Security
2 11 (16.42%) CRM
3 10 (14.93%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
5 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.45%) Change Management
5 7 (10.45%) Project Management
5 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (8.96%) MVC
7 5 (7.46%) Automation Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.46%) Data Security
7 5 (7.46%) Migration
7 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
7 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.97%) Data Management
8 4 (5.97%) Document Management
8 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) C#
2 16 (23.88%) SQL
3 5 (7.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) PHP
5 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Python
6 1 (1.49%) Ruby
6 1 (1.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) CISSP
2 15 (22.39%) Degree
3 14 (20.90%) CISM
4 10 (14.93%) CISA
5 7 (10.45%) CRISC
6 4 (5.97%) CESG Certified Professional
6 4 (5.97%) CLAS
6 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.48%) IISP
8 2 (2.99%) MCITP
8 2 (2.99%) MCSE
8 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.49%) CIPD
9 1 (1.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.48%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.99%) SDET
4 1 (1.49%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.99%) Nagios
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.99%) SCCM
1 2 (2.99%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) Ansible
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) SAP
3 4 (5.97%) Infor
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.48%) Forcepoint
4 3 (4.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) i2
5 2 (2.99%) Nintex
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) Cognos
6 1 (1.49%) F5
6 1 (1.49%) Juniper
6 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau
6 1 (1.49%) Xamarin