The 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 39 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.61% - 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.20% - 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
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£420 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £335
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +26.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.82 £15.75 £8.00
% change year-on-year
+19.50% +96.87%
Data Protection Act
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
122 111 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 31.85% 26.62% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 58 28
Average daily rate £405 £260 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.76% -28.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 2
Average hourly rate £20.07 £19.96 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -46.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brighton - 10 £420 -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (93.75%) Freedom of Information
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
4 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
4 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (31.25%) BPMN
5 5 (31.25%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (31.25%) Document Management
5 5 (31.25%) Business Process Mapping
5 5 (31.25%) Change Control
5 5 (31.25%) EDMS
5 5 (31.25%) Six Sigma
6 4 (25.00%) Documentum
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) Balanced Scorecard
6 4 (25.00%) OpenText
6 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) QA
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
7 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
8 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 2 (12.50%) Information Management
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) Documentum
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) EDMS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Change Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (93.75%) Freedom of Information
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
4 1 (6.25%) CMDB
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 6 (37.50%) Business Transformation
4 5 (31.25%) Business Process Mapping
4 5 (31.25%) Change Control
4 5 (31.25%) Six Sigma
4 5 (31.25%) Document Management
4 5 (31.25%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (31.25%) BPMN
5 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
5 4 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (25.00%) Balanced Scorecard
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Benchmarking
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) OpenText
2 1 (6.25%) VMware