The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Sussex 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 34 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.00% 1.45% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 6.82% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £688 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £355 £258
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +37.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -36.36%
Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
78 44 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.00% 21.26% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 30
Average daily rate £290 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £525 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.75 £19.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.35% +25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.25 £22.56 £20.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East Sussex region.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East Sussex region.

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Brighton -6 2 £688 +37.50%
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 18 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISMS
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality