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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 77 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 0.12% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £407 £389 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.56% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.03 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +2.31%
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
956 1365 948
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.27% 81.20% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 732 520
Median daily rate £376 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.98% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% -0.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 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
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 31 August 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (20.00%) NServiceBus
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Security Risk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Assistant
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
3 1 (10.00%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) MSMQ
1 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Information Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft