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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 89 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £250 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £424
% change year-on-year
- -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £48.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-69.31% +204.37%

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
677 1142 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.07% 81.92% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 589 581
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum

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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Assistant
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Security Risk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (40.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum