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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 116 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
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£525 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +0.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.15% +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
1895 1630 1658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.69% 70.38% 67.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 897 922
Average daily rate £413 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 149 128
Average hourly rate £24.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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
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 28 January 2015. 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
Hertfordshire - 7 £525 - 2
Suffolk - 1 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
Data Protection
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Legal
3 5 (21.74%) CISA
3 5 (21.74%) CISM
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) CISSP
3 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) SAP
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
5 3 (13.04%) SCCM
5 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.04%) COBIT
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
6 2 (8.70%) CRISC

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Senior Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Senior Project Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Support Assistant
4 1 (4.35%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) CESG
4 1 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (4.35%) Handset
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) RMADS
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (4.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
5 2 (8.70%) Data Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Information Governance
5 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Management
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.35%) Migration
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) CISA
1 5 (21.74%) CISM
1 5 (21.74%) CISSP
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) CRISC
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) GIAC
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (13.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) MOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
3 2 (8.70%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Metastorm
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee
4 1 (4.35%) Intel
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Nintex