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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
England / East of England
Rank 90 105 115
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 29 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.37% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.91% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 0
Median daily rate £400 £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.73 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-64.13% +191.69%

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
1732 1863 1953
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.58% 79.96% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1134 1179
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 157 144
Median hourly rate £40.50 £38.75 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +58.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £15.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £55.80 £43.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +2 8 £410 -13.68% 2
Essex -4 7 £400 +23.45%
Bedfordshire +11 6 £438 +2.94%
Suffolk -1 4 £398 -0.62%
Norfolk +12 3 £425 -27.65%
Cambridgeshire +7 1 £400 +3.22% 3
Data Protection
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 18 (30.51%) Information Security
2 15 (25.42%) CISSP
3 14 (23.73%) SQL
4 13 (22.03%) ITIL
4 13 (22.03%) CISM
4 13 (22.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (18.64%) Degree
5 11 (18.64%) Finance
5 11 (18.64%) Windows
5 11 (18.64%) .NET
5 11 (18.64%) C#
6 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
6 10 (16.95%) Change Management
7 9 (15.25%) Data Security
7 9 (15.25%) CISA
7 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
8 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (11.86%) SAP
8 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.86%) CRM
8 7 (11.86%) Legal
8 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
8 7 (11.86%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
9 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (10.17%) Firewall
9 6 (10.17%) Migration
9 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
9 6 (10.17%) MVC

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 5 (8.47%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
3 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Office 365
3 4 (6.78%) Yammer
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Firewall
1 6 (10.17%) WAN
2 5 (8.47%) Internet
2 5 (8.47%) LAN
3 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.08%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) Wireless
5 2 (3.39%) DHCP
5 2 (3.39%) DNS
5 2 (3.39%) SSL
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.69%) IPsec
6 1 (1.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
2 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) Selenium
2 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.69%) JMeter
3 1 (1.69%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (18.64%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Legal
3 6 (10.17%) Banking
3 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) French Language
5 2 (3.39%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.64%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) .NET Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Security Officer
4 6 (10.17%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) DBA
6 4 (6.78%) IT Security Officer
6 4 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Security Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Data Manager
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) .NET
2 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.47%) WCF
3 4 (6.78%) COM
3 4 (6.78%) HTML
3 4 (6.78%) LAMP
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.39%) CSS
5 2 (3.39%) jQuery
5 2 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (3.39%) REST
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
5 2 (3.39%) WPF
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.69%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
2 5 (8.47%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.51%) Information Security
2 13 (22.03%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) Change Management
4 9 (15.25%) Data Security
5 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (11.86%) CRM
6 6 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.17%) Migration
6 6 (10.17%) MVC
7 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity
7 5 (8.47%) Business Continuity Management
7 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (8.47%) Data Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Data Loss Prevention
7 5 (8.47%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) TOGAF
8 4 (6.78%) Case Management
8 4 (6.78%) Coaching
8 4 (6.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) SQL
2 11 (18.64%) C#
3 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.08%) Java
4 3 (5.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.08%) Perl
4 3 (5.08%) Python
4 3 (5.08%) Ruby
4 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.39%) C
5 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.42%) CISSP
2 13 (22.03%) CISM
3 11 (18.64%) Degree
4 9 (15.25%) CISA
5 5 (8.47%) SSCP
6 3 (5.08%) MCITP
6 3 (5.08%) MCSE
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.39%) CRISC
7 2 (3.39%) IISP
8 1 (1.69%) CIPD
8 1 (1.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (10.17%) GDPR
4 4 (6.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.08%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.69%) COBIT
6 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Ansible
3 1 (1.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) SAP
3 4 (6.78%) Infor
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.08%) Forcepoint
4 3 (5.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) F5
6 1 (1.69%) FireEye
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec