The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 126 100 127
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 16 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.88% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.26% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% +101.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £395
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £29.25 £8.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+265.62% -75.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £8.00 £32.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £8.00 £33.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2144 1665 2000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.27% 69.72% 66.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 867 964
Average daily rate £394 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 135 224
Average hourly rate £28.83 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Data Protection
England

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 July 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
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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 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 +7 11 £238 -34.93%
Hertfordshire +3 3 - - 4
Suffolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - - 4
Data Protection
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (37.50%) MS Office
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) VBA
5 6 (25.00%) J2EE
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) DB2
5 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (25.00%) Banking
5 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Finance
7 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) IIS
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (12.50%) SAP
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) SUSE

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) LAN
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
1 1 (4.17%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) DB2
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Lombardi
General
1 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Change Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) DBA
3 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Change Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Information Governance Officer
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Backup Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Head of Security
4 1 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (4.17%) iPhone
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) SUSE
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.33%) Information Management
4 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Transition Management
4 2 (8.33%) Release Management
4 2 (8.33%) Information Governance
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (4.17%) Image Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) Java
1 6 (25.00%) VBA
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) COBOL
4 1 (4.17%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Foglight
2 1 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 1 (4.17%) Trend Micro
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
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