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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 534 568 489
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -79
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 83 69 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.39% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 44 98
Median daily rate £350 £356 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £175 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.87 £16.50 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.81% +19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £16.50 £11.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.30 £15.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +6.45%
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
16297 17545 17330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.31% 33.41% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10598 11148 10649
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 581 739 759
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +5.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.88 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.09 £44.14 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

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 1 October 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
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 1 October 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 +18 42 £400 +4.91% 2
South East +16 15 £325 +20.37% 3
West Midlands -9 9 £363 +39.42% 3
Yorkshire +16 6 £200 +14.28% 2
South West +15 4 £280 -12.15% 1
East of England +5 3 £313 -13.79%
North West +3 1 £575 +9.00% 1
East Midlands -10 1 - -
North East -23 1 - -
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Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 169 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 58 (34.32%) Management Information System
3 48 (28.40%) ITIL
4 39 (23.08%) Information Security
5 38 (22.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 38 (22.49%) Information Assurance
6 37 (21.89%) Finance
7 34 (20.12%) Legal
8 28 (16.57%) Risk Management
9 26 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 25 (14.79%) PRINCE2
11 24 (14.20%) CISSP
11 24 (14.20%) Freedom of Information
12 23 (13.61%) Degree
12 23 (13.61%) Project Management
13 22 (13.02%) PCI DSS
14 21 (12.43%) Security Cleared
14 21 (12.43%) Freedom of Information Act
14 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (11.24%) Service Management
15 19 (11.24%) Windows
16 18 (10.65%) CISM
16 18 (10.65%) ITIL V3
17 17 (10.06%) SC Cleared
17 17 (10.06%) Service Delivery
18 16 (9.47%) Microsoft
19 15 (8.88%) Records Management
20 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (8.28%) Service Design
20 14 (8.28%) Information Governance

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 13 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.37%) Apache
2 4 (2.37%) Apache Pig
2 4 (2.37%) CMS
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.18%) IIS
3 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.59%) JBoss
4 1 (0.59%) Liferay
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.73%) MS Office
3 5 (2.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Maximo
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.18%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.92%) Office 365
2 7 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.33%) Internet
2 4 (2.37%) Intranet
3 3 (1.78%) Firewall
3 3 (1.78%) Network Security
3 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.59%) DHCP
4 1 (0.59%) DNS
4 1 (0.59%) Extranet
4 1 (0.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.55%) Big Data
1 6 (3.55%) Hadoop
2 5 (2.96%) Amazon Redshift
2 5 (2.96%) MySQL
3 4 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.78%) MS Access
5 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.18%) OLAP
5 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.59%) DataStax
6 1 (0.59%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.59%) OLTP
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (21.89%) Finance
2 34 (20.12%) Legal
3 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.96%) Advertising
5 4 (2.37%) Law
5 4 (2.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.78%) Back Office
6 3 (1.78%) Banking
6 3 (1.78%) Local Government
7 2 (1.18%) Automotive
7 2 (1.18%) French Language
7 2 (1.18%) German Language
7 2 (1.18%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Publishing
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (17.16%) Analyst
2 18 (10.65%) Architect
3 16 (9.47%) Project Manager
4 15 (8.88%) Security Manager
5 14 (8.28%) Information Manager
6 11 (6.51%) Consultant
6 11 (6.51%) Security Analyst
6 11 (6.51%) Security Architect
7 9 (5.33%) Information Security Manager
8 8 (4.73%) Information Officer
9 7 (4.14%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Data Manager
9 7 (4.14%) Security Advisor
9 7 (4.14%) Security Consultant
10 6 (3.55%) Compliance Manager
10 6 (3.55%) Senior Manager
10 6 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.96%) DBA
11 5 (2.96%) Designer
11 5 (2.96%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.18%) CSS
1 2 (1.18%) HTML
1 2 (1.18%) HTML5
1 2 (1.18%) jQuery
2 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 58 (34.32%) Management Information System
2 24 (14.20%) Freedom of Information
3 21 (12.43%) Freedom of Information Act
4 14 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.33%) NHS
6 8 (4.73%) CESG
7 6 (3.55%) CESG CLAS
7 6 (3.55%) PKI
8 4 (2.37%) Cryptography
8 4 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.37%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.78%) Clustering
9 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.78%) Informatics
9 3 (1.78%) Replication
9 3 (1.78%) User Experience
9 3 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.24%) Windows
2 8 (4.73%) Linux
3 4 (2.37%) Unix
3 4 (2.37%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 48 (28.40%) ITIL
3 39 (23.08%) Information Security
4 38 (22.49%) Information Assurance
5 28 (16.57%) Risk Management
6 26 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (14.79%) PRINCE2
8 23 (13.61%) Project Management
9 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (11.24%) Service Management
11 18 (10.65%) ITIL V3
12 17 (10.06%) Service Delivery
13 15 (8.88%) Records Management
14 14 (8.28%) Information Governance
14 14 (8.28%) Security Management
14 14 (8.28%) Service Design
15 13 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (7.10%) Agile Project Management
17 11 (6.51%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.73%) SQL
2 7 (4.14%) C
3 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.18%) PHP
4 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (14.20%) CISSP
2 23 (13.61%) Degree
3 21 (12.43%) Security Cleared
4 18 (10.65%) CISM
5 17 (10.06%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.51%) CESG Certified Professional
7 9 (5.33%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (4.73%) ISEB
9 7 (4.14%) CLAS
10 6 (3.55%) CISA
10 6 (3.55%) CRISC
11 5 (2.96%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (2.96%) CEH
11 5 (2.96%) ISACA
12 4 (2.37%) NVQ Level 3
13 3 (1.78%) CCA
13 3 (1.78%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.78%) ISTQB
13 3 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (22.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (13.02%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.14%) QA
4 4 (2.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (2.37%) ISO27002
5 3 (1.78%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.78%) SLA
6 2 (1.18%) COBIT
6 2 (1.18%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (1.18%) SSAE 16
7 1 (0.59%) BS7799
7 1 (0.59%) GPG13
7 1 (0.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.59%) RMADS
System Software
1 10 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Nessus
1 1 (0.59%) SCCM
1 1 (0.59%) SCOM
1 1 (0.59%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (9.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.73%) Oracle
3 4 (2.37%) IBM
3 4 (2.37%) Tableau
4 3 (1.78%) Citrix
4 3 (1.78%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.18%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco
6 1 (0.59%) Cognos
6 1 (0.59%) CommVault
6 1 (0.59%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.59%) HP
6 1 (0.59%) Infoflex
6 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.59%) Teradata
6 1 (0.59%) Tripwire
6 1 (0.59%) VMware
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