The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 532 526 501
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 85 100 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 76 64
Median daily rate £475 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £456 £420 £365
% change year-on-year
+8.63% +15.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.63 £21.15 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.83% -13.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £19.20 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £22.23 £24.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.88 £21.82 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-50.16% +11.91%
Data Protection Act
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16170 16454 16149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.42% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10621 10452 10041
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 556 607 652
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.91 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +25 43 £525 +14.37% 4
South East -8 12 £475 +13.09% 1
North West -22 11 £395 -9.19%
East of England +18 9 £500 +11.11%
Yorkshire -1 4 £398 +32.75% 9
East Midlands - 3 £350 - 4
South West -5 1 £350 -6.97%
West Midlands -25 1 £425 +18.05%
North East - 1 £475 -
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Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 170 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 47 (27.65%) Information Assurance
2 47 (27.65%) Management Information System
3 45 (26.47%) Finance
4 42 (24.71%) Project Management
5 34 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (19.41%) PRINCE2
7 32 (18.82%) Information Security
7 32 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (15.88%) Freedom of Information
9 26 (15.29%) Legal
9 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
10 25 (14.71%) ITIL
11 24 (14.12%) Agile Project Management
12 23 (13.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 22 (12.94%) Degree
14 20 (11.76%) MS Excel
14 20 (11.76%) Freedom of Information Act
15 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
15 19 (11.18%) Security Cleared
16 18 (10.59%) Information Governance
17 17 (10.00%) Risk Management
17 17 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (10.00%) SQL
18 16 (9.41%) CISSP
19 14 (8.24%) NHS
19 14 (8.24%) Windows
19 14 (8.24%) PCI DSS
20 13 (7.65%) SC Cleared
21 12 (7.06%) Asset Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 8 (4.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.53%) CMS
2 6 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.76%) IIS
3 3 (1.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.76%) SAS
4 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.18%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.47%) MS Office
3 6 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Maximo
2 6 (3.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.18%) Eloqua
4 2 (1.18%) FastStats
5 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.76%) Office 365
4 2 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.18%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) Internet
2 5 (2.94%) Intranet
3 3 (1.76%) LAN
3 3 (1.76%) WAN
4 2 (1.18%) Network Security
5 1 (0.59%) Converged Networks
5 1 (0.59%) DNS
5 1 (0.59%) Extranet
5 1 (0.59%) Firewall
5 1 (0.59%) NAS
5 1 (0.59%) SAN
5 1 (0.59%) SSL
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.29%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.12%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (3.53%) MySQL
6 5 (2.94%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.18%) Big Data
9 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.18%) OLAP
10 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.59%) MS Access
10 1 (0.59%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.59%) OLTP
10 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) ProC
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (26.47%) Finance
2 26 (15.29%) Legal
3 9 (5.29%) Law
4 7 (4.12%) Advertising
5 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.94%) Retail
7 4 (2.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.76%) Back Office
8 3 (1.76%) Marketing
8 3 (1.76%) Publishing
9 2 (1.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.59%) Local Government
10 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (20.00%) Analyst
2 22 (12.94%) Architect
3 19 (11.18%) Project Manager
4 13 (7.65%) Security Analyst
5 11 (6.47%) Information Analyst
6 10 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 10 (5.88%) Security Manager
7 8 (4.71%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.71%) Consultant
7 8 (4.71%) Security Specialist
8 7 (4.12%) Information Manager
8 7 (4.12%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.12%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.53%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.53%) Information Officer
9 6 (3.53%) Information Security Analyst
9 6 (3.53%) IT Manager
9 6 (3.53%) IT Support
9 6 (3.53%) Security Advisor
9 6 (3.53%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.76%) XML
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.18%) HTML
3 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.59%) CSS
3 1 (0.59%) jQuery
3 1 (0.59%) Middleware
3 1 (0.59%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.59%) Web Services
3 1 (0.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 47 (27.65%) Management Information System
2 27 (15.88%) Freedom of Information
3 26 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (11.76%) Freedom of Information Act
5 14 (8.24%) NHS
6 8 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.53%) CESG
7 6 (3.53%) CESG CLAS
8 4 (2.35%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.76%) CCTV
9 3 (1.76%) Clustering
9 3 (1.76%) Informatics
9 3 (1.76%) Replication
10 2 (1.18%) e-Learning
10 2 (1.18%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.18%) User Experience
11 1 (0.59%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.59%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.24%) Windows
2 11 (6.47%) Linux
3 7 (4.12%) Unix
4 3 (1.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.18%) Solaris
5 2 (1.18%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 47 (27.65%) Information Assurance
3 42 (24.71%) Project Management
4 34 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (19.41%) PRINCE2
6 32 (18.82%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (18.82%) Information Security
7 25 (14.71%) ITIL
8 24 (14.12%) Agile Project Management
9 18 (10.59%) Information Governance
10 17 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (10.00%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.06%) Asset Management
11 12 (7.06%) ITIL V3
11 12 (7.06%) Service Delivery
11 12 (7.06%) TOGAF
12 11 (6.47%) Business Continuity
12 11 (6.47%) Information Management
12 11 (6.47%) Service Management
13 10 (5.88%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (3.53%) C
3 5 (2.94%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.35%) VBA
5 2 (1.18%) C#
5 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.18%) PHP
5 2 (1.18%) R
6 1 (0.59%) Java
6 1 (0.59%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Degree
2 19 (11.18%) Security Cleared
3 16 (9.41%) CISSP
4 13 (7.65%) SC Cleared
5 12 (7.06%) CISM
6 11 (6.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (6.47%) CESG Certified Professional
7 8 (4.71%) CLAS
8 7 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (3.53%) CEH
9 6 (3.53%) CISA
9 6 (3.53%) ISEB
10 5 (2.94%) ISACA
11 4 (2.35%) CCA
11 4 (2.35%) CRISC
12 3 (1.76%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.18%) IISP
13 2 (1.18%) NVQ Level 3
14 1 (0.59%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.24%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (2.94%) SLA
5 4 (2.35%) Data Quality
6 3 (1.76%) COBIT
7 2 (1.18%) BS7799
7 2 (1.18%) RMADS
8 1 (0.59%) Basel II
8 1 (0.59%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) HDFS
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle
3 8 (4.71%) TOWER Software
4 6 (3.53%) IBM
5 4 (2.35%) Tableau
6 3 (1.76%) Citrix
6 3 (1.76%) Sun
7 2 (1.18%) Apteco
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) Teradata
7 2 (1.18%) Veritas
8 1 (0.59%) Cisco
8 1 (0.59%) Cognos
8 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.59%) HP
8 1 (0.59%) Infoflex
8 1 (0.59%) Progress
8 1 (0.59%) VMware
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