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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 128 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 11 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.39% 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.53% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
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£375 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £197 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £350 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.14%
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
2133 1688 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.80% 69.32% 67.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1364 928 1021
Average daily rate £420 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 165 171
Average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 2014.

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
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 22 December 2014. 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 -6 4 £345 +2.98%
Suffolk +7 3 £375 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £513 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
Data Protection
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (30.43%) CISSP
1 7 (30.43%) CISM
1 7 (30.43%) Legal
1 7 (30.43%) Information Security
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (21.74%) CISA
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) COBIT
5 3 (13.04%) SCCM
5 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
5 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) IIS
6 2 (8.70%) MS Office
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (30.43%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Consultant
2 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
2 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
2 2 (8.70%) Head of Security
2 2 (8.70%) Head of Information Security
2 2 (8.70%) Developer
2 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (4.35%) Information Governance Officer
3 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Applications Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Head of IT
3 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) RMADS
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Handset
4 1 (4.35%) CESG
4 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Information Security
2 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Validation
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) CISSP
1 7 (30.43%) CISM
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) CISA
3 2 (8.70%) GIAC
3 2 (8.70%) CRISC
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) COBIT
3 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Intel
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee
3 1 (4.35%) Metastorm
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Nintex
3 1 (4.35%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle