The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £413 £368
% change year-on-year
-7.63% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-0.67% -12.64%
Data Protection
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1247 1168 947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.72% 80.05% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 680 543
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 16
Average hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Supplier Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISM
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001