The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 237 355 334
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 494 240 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.64% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 164 159
Average daily rate
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£400 £439 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.83% +17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 7
Average hourly rate £17.24 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.48% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.94 £13.05 £8.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.87 £29.85 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +40.00%
Data Protection
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40278 37760 34988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.89% 76.47% 75.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 26689 23812 21696
Average daily rate £422 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1067 1098 1032
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +43 174 £425 -5.55% 58
South East +100 154 £420 -15.57% 28
North West +5 45 £400 -21.95% 5
South West +27 39 £375 +29.31% 3
East of England +14 30 £350 +35.26% 8
Yorkshire -17 22 £330 -17.50% 8
West Midlands +3 12 £360 -20.00% 10
East Midlands -5 11 £285 -43.00% 7
North East -20 7 £350 - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
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Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 160 (22.35%) Data Protection Act
2 153 (21.37%) Finance
3 146 (20.39%) Information Security
4 120 (16.76%) Microsoft
5 107 (14.94%) Project Management
6 105 (14.66%) Windows
7 104 (14.53%) ITIL
7 104 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
8 102 (14.25%) SQL
9 96 (13.41%) Management Information System
10 94 (13.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 85 (11.87%) PRINCE2
12 81 (11.31%) Risk Management
13 79 (11.03%) CISSP
14 73 (10.20%) MS Excel
15 65 (9.08%) Security Cleared
16 64 (8.94%) Migration
17 61 (8.52%) Oracle
18 60 (8.38%) SQL Server
18 60 (8.38%) Freedom of Information
18 60 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
19 57 (7.96%) Active Directory
20 55 (7.68%) VMware
21 54 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
22 53 (7.40%) PCI DSS
23 52 (7.26%) CISM
24 51 (7.12%) TDD
25 50 (6.98%) SharePoint
26 49 (6.84%) C#
27 48 (6.70%) .NET

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 50 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.82%) IBM Notes
4 12 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (1.54%) Lync
6 10 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.40%) SAS
7 9 (1.26%) CMS
8 8 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (0.98%) Node.js
9 7 (0.98%) Documentum
10 6 (0.84%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.84%) K2 blackpearl
11 5 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.70%) WordPress
12 4 (0.56%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 73 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.56%) MS Office
3 14 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.68%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.98%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.84%) MS Project
7 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.42%) SPSS
8 2 (0.28%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 9 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.84%) Magento
2 6 (0.84%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 5 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.56%) ResourceLink
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.42%) Agresso
6 2 (0.28%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.28%) assyst
6 2 (0.28%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.14%) SAP MRS
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.37%) Office 365
2 14 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.84%) SaaS
4 3 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.14%) Lucidchart
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.28%) Firewall
2 29 (4.05%) SAN
3 24 (3.35%) DNS
4 22 (3.07%) LDAP
4 22 (3.07%) DHCP
5 18 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.51%) Internet
6 17 (2.37%) VLAN
6 17 (2.37%) WAN
7 15 (2.09%) LAN
8 11 (1.54%) Intranet
8 11 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (1.54%) NAS
9 10 (1.40%) Network Security
10 9 (1.26%) Wireless
10 9 (1.26%) VPN
11 8 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (0.70%) Extranet
12 5 (0.70%) MPLS
12 5 (0.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (2.79%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (2.23%) Big Data
6 13 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.68%) DB2 UDB
7 12 (1.68%) DB2
8 11 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
8 11 (1.54%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (1.26%) MS Access
11 8 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (0.98%) QlikView
12 7 (0.98%) Data Mining
12 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Power View
13 6 (0.84%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.84%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 15 (2.09%) WebDriver
2 14 (1.96%) Selenium
3 12 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 12 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (1.40%) Cucumber
5 10 (1.40%) Subversion
6 8 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 6 (0.84%) RSpec
8 4 (0.56%) SoapUI
9 3 (0.42%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.28%) Ant
10 2 (0.28%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
10 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.28%) JIRA
10 2 (0.28%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.28%) Grunt
10 2 (0.28%) Appium
General
1 153 (21.37%) Finance
2 43 (6.01%) Banking
3 33 (4.61%) Legal
4 21 (2.93%) Retail
5 20 (2.79%) Local Government
6 13 (1.82%) Marketing
7 11 (1.54%) Law
8 8 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.12%) Automotive
8 8 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.98%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.98%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.70%) Back Office
11 4 (0.56%) Publishing
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
12 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) International Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 168 (23.46%) Analyst
2 85 (11.87%) Consultant
3 76 (10.61%) Architect
4 75 (10.47%) Developer
5 53 (7.40%) Project Manager
6 51 (7.12%) Business Analyst
7 48 (6.70%) Security Analyst
8 43 (6.01%) Security Consultant
9 29 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (3.49%) Information Security Consultant
11 23 (3.21%) Information Analyst
11 23 (3.21%) Support Engineer
12 22 (3.07%) Security Manager
13 21 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
13 21 (2.93%) Test Analyst
14 19 (2.65%) Information Manager
15 17 (2.37%) Tester
15 17 (2.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 16 (2.23%) Programme Manager
16 16 (2.23%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (6.70%) .NET
2 41 (5.73%) HTML
3 27 (3.77%) CSS
4 23 (3.21%) SOAP
4 23 (3.21%) XML
5 21 (2.93%) Web Services
6 20 (2.79%) HTML5
7 16 (2.23%) CSS3
8 14 (1.96%) jQuery
9 11 (1.54%) AngularJS
10 10 (1.40%) WCF
11 9 (1.26%) Entity Framework
12 8 (1.12%) .NET Framework
12 8 (1.12%) Backbone.js
13 7 (0.98%) Sass
13 7 (0.98%) React
14 6 (0.84%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (0.84%) ASP.NET
15 5 (0.70%) RESTful
15 5 (0.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 160 (22.35%) Data Protection Act
2 96 (13.41%) Management Information System
3 60 (8.38%) Freedom of Information
3 60 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.21%) NHS
5 22 (3.07%) PKI
6 19 (2.65%) Freedom of Information Act
7 17 (2.37%) Cryptography
7 17 (2.37%) User Experience
8 16 (2.23%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.82%) Data Integration
10 12 (1.68%) Data Centre
10 12 (1.68%) CESG
11 11 (1.54%) Statistics
12 9 (1.26%) RMADS
12 9 (1.26%) iPad
13 8 (1.12%) Smart Meter
13 8 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
13 8 (1.12%) Replication
14 7 (0.98%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 105 (14.66%) Windows
2 43 (6.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (4.33%) Linux
4 29 (4.05%) Windows 7
5 28 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (2.93%) UNIX
8 20 (2.79%) Android
9 14 (1.96%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.54%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.98%) Data ONTAP
13 6 (0.84%) Solaris
14 5 (0.70%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.56%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.56%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.42%) AIX
16 3 (0.42%) CentOS
17 2 (0.28%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (20.39%) Information Security
2 107 (14.94%) Project Management
3 104 (14.53%) ITIL
3 104 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
4 85 (11.87%) PRINCE2
5 81 (11.31%) Risk Management
6 64 (8.94%) Migration
7 54 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (7.12%) TDD
9 40 (5.59%) Information Management
9 40 (5.59%) Security Architecture
10 38 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (5.17%) Programme Management
12 35 (4.89%) CRM
13 34 (4.75%) Security Management
13 34 (4.75%) SDLC
14 33 (4.61%) BDD
14 33 (4.61%) Risk Assessment
14 33 (4.61%) Business Analysis
15 32 (4.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 102 (14.25%) SQL
2 49 (6.84%) C#
3 37 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 33 (4.61%) Java
5 18 (2.51%) PowerShell
6 14 (1.96%) PHP
6 14 (1.96%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.82%) VB
8 11 (1.54%) C
9 10 (1.40%) Perl
9 10 (1.40%) Ruby
10 9 (1.26%) Python
11 8 (1.12%) Shell Script
12 7 (0.98%) C++
13 4 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.42%) Scala
14 3 (0.42%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.42%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (11.03%) CISSP
2 65 (9.08%) Security Cleared
3 52 (7.26%) CISM
4 43 (6.01%) SC Cleared
5 33 (4.61%) Degree
6 26 (3.63%) CISA
7 18 (2.51%) DV Cleared
7 18 (2.51%) ISEB
8 14 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.40%) CCNP
10 10 (1.40%) CEH
11 9 (1.26%) CCNA
12 8 (1.12%) MCSE
12 8 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (1.12%) A+ Certification
12 8 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 8 (1.12%) CRISC
13 7 (0.98%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (13.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 53 (7.40%) PCI DSS
3 24 (3.35%) SLA
3 24 (3.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (3.21%) QA
5 19 (2.65%) COBIT
6 7 (0.98%) HIPAA
7 6 (0.84%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.84%) GMP
8 5 (0.70%) BS25999
8 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.56%) P3O
9 4 (0.56%) GLP
9 4 (0.56%) GCP
9 4 (0.56%) Basel II
10 1 (0.14%) BS7799
10 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 57 (7.96%) Active Directory
2 44 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 36 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.82%) Xen
7 6 (0.84%) NFS
7 6 (0.84%) SRDF
7 6 (0.84%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (0.84%) DFS Replication
8 5 (0.70%) XenApp
9 4 (0.56%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.28%) Snort
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.14%) Samba
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.14%) vSphere
11 1 (0.14%) IAG
11 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 32 (4.47%) SCCM
2 16 (2.23%) SCOM
3 12 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 8 (1.12%) WSUS
5 7 (0.98%) SCVMM
5 7 (0.98%) SCOrch
6 6 (0.84%) SCDPM
6 6 (0.84%) SCSM
6 6 (0.84%) EMC VPLEX
6 6 (0.84%) SnapMirror
6 6 (0.84%) SnapVault
6 6 (0.84%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.56%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.56%) OpenView
7 4 (0.56%) Puppet
8 3 (0.42%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.42%) Foglight
8 3 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.28%) Nessus
Vendors
1 120 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 61 (8.52%) Oracle
3 55 (7.68%) VMware
4 36 (5.03%) HP
5 34 (4.75%) SAP
6 31 (4.33%) Citrix
7 30 (4.19%) Cisco
8 26 (3.63%) Symantec
9 20 (2.79%) EMC
10 18 (2.51%) ArcSight
11 17 (2.37%) Teradata
12 16 (2.23%) IBM
12 16 (2.23%) Dell
13 13 (1.82%) Lotus
14 10 (1.40%) McAfee
14 10 (1.40%) NetApp
15 9 (1.26%) Apple
16 8 (1.12%) Brocade
16 8 (1.12%) Greenplum
17 7 (0.98%) Vertica
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