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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 263 351 332
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 408 212 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 142 152
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Average hourly rate £17.24 £24.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.63% +20.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £15.52 £8.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £30.00 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £20.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +53.70%
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
39339 36598 33493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.43% 75.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 25883 23216 20586
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
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 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1049 1105 1023
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 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
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 3 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 +39 159 £425 - 51
South East +66 102 £418 -7.22% 22
North West +12 46 £425 -9.09% 8
South West +11 37 £365 -1.35% 16
East of England +7 20 £350 +35.26% 5
Yorkshire -17 14 £325 -18.75% 11
East Midlands +2 11 £285 -43.00% 3
West Midlands -8 10 £360 +9.09% 7
North East -17 5 £400 -
Midlands - 1 - -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 164 (26.49%) Data Protection Act
2 149 (24.07%) Finance
3 135 (21.81%) Information Security
4 102 (16.48%) Microsoft
5 99 (15.99%) Management Information System
6 96 (15.51%) Project Management
6 96 (15.51%) SQL
7 90 (14.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 84 (13.57%) ITIL
9 80 (12.92%) Risk Management
10 78 (12.60%) Windows
11 76 (12.28%) PRINCE2
12 73 (11.79%) CISSP
13 72 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
14 65 (10.50%) Freedom of Information
15 64 (10.34%) MS Excel
16 60 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (8.89%) Oracle
17 55 (8.89%) Migration
18 52 (8.40%) Security Cleared
19 51 (8.24%) CISM
20 50 (8.08%) SQL Server
21 47 (7.59%) PCI DSS
22 45 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
23 42 (6.79%) VMware
24 40 (6.46%) Banking
24 40 (6.46%) Information Management
24 40 (6.46%) MS Office
24 40 (6.46%) Active Directory
25 38 (6.14%) Firewall

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 29 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.07%) MS Exchange
3 14 (2.26%) IBM Notes
4 9 (1.45%) SAS
4 9 (1.45%) CMS
5 8 (1.29%) Lync
6 7 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (1.13%) Documentum
7 6 (0.97%) Node.js
8 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.81%) WordPress
8 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.65%) IIS
10 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.48%) K2 blackpearl
10 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.32%) Alfresco
Applications
1 64 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.46%) MS Office
3 12 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.13%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.97%) MS Project
7 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.48%) SPSS
8 2 (0.32%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.16%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.65%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.65%) Magento
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.48%) Agresso
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.32%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.32%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP MRS
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.16%) Maximo
5 1 (0.16%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.26%) Office 365
2 10 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.81%) SaaS
5 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.14%) Firewall
2 22 (3.55%) LDAP
3 20 (3.23%) SAN
4 19 (3.07%) Internet
5 17 (2.75%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.58%) DNS
7 14 (2.26%) DHCP
7 14 (2.26%) VLAN
8 13 (2.10%) Network Security
9 11 (1.78%) WAN
10 10 (1.62%) LAN
11 8 (1.29%) NAS
11 8 (1.29%) Wireless
12 7 (1.13%) Intranet
12 7 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (0.97%) VPN
14 5 (0.81%) Ethernet
14 5 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (0.65%) iSCSI
15 4 (0.65%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (2.91%) Oracle Database
5 16 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (2.26%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.10%) Big Data
8 12 (1.94%) DB2 UDB
8 12 (1.94%) DB2
9 10 (1.62%) Data Mining
10 8 (1.29%) MS Access
10 8 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.13%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Power View
12 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.97%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.97%) EDMS
12 6 (0.97%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 11 (1.78%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.29%) Selenium
2 8 (1.29%) Subversion
2 8 (1.29%) WebDriver
2 8 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.65%) SoapUI
4 4 (0.65%) SpecFlow
5 3 (0.48%) RSpec
6 2 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.32%) JIRA
6 2 (0.32%) Ant
6 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.32%) ClearCase
6 2 (0.32%) Grunt
6 2 (0.32%) CasperJS
7 1 (0.16%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.16%) Appium
7 1 (0.16%) Gradle
7 1 (0.16%) Artifactory
General
1 149 (24.07%) Finance
2 40 (6.46%) Banking
3 30 (4.85%) Legal
4 22 (3.55%) Local Government
5 20 (3.23%) Retail
6 14 (2.26%) Marketing
7 13 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.10%) Law
8 8 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.13%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.97%) Automotive
11 5 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.81%) Back Office
12 3 (0.48%) Publishing
13 2 (0.32%) Advertising
13 2 (0.32%) Billing
13 2 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (22.94%) Analyst
2 78 (12.60%) Consultant
3 65 (10.50%) Architect
4 47 (7.59%) Project Manager
4 47 (7.59%) Developer
5 44 (7.11%) Security Analyst
6 38 (6.14%) Business Analyst
7 37 (5.98%) Security Consultant
8 26 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (3.55%) Security Manager
10 21 (3.39%) Support Engineer
10 21 (3.39%) Information Manager
11 19 (3.07%) Information Security Consultant
12 18 (2.91%) Information Analyst
13 17 (2.75%) Test Analyst
14 15 (2.42%) Senior Manager
15 14 (2.26%) Programme Manager
15 14 (2.26%) IT Security Analyst
15 14 (2.26%) Security Officer
15 14 (2.26%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.49%) .NET
2 33 (5.33%) HTML
3 19 (3.07%) CSS
4 18 (2.91%) XML
5 17 (2.75%) SOAP
6 14 (2.26%) Web Services
6 14 (2.26%) HTML5
7 12 (1.94%) jQuery
8 10 (1.62%) CSS3
9 7 (1.13%) Backbone.js
9 7 (1.13%) .NET Framework
9 7 (1.13%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.97%) React
11 5 (0.81%) Sass
11 5 (0.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (0.81%) Entity Framework
12 3 (0.48%) RESTful
12 3 (0.48%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (0.48%) SAP PI
12 3 (0.48%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 164 (26.49%) Data Protection Act
2 99 (15.99%) Management Information System
3 65 (10.50%) Freedom of Information
4 60 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.72%) Freedom of Information Act
6 22 (3.55%) NHS
7 19 (3.07%) PKI
8 18 (2.91%) Cryptography
9 16 (2.58%) CESG
10 14 (2.26%) Blackberry
11 13 (2.10%) Data Integration
11 13 (2.10%) Data Centre
12 12 (1.94%) User Experience
12 12 (1.94%) Statistics
12 12 (1.94%) RMADS
13 11 (1.78%) CESG CLAS
14 9 (1.45%) iPad
14 9 (1.45%) Smart Meter
15 7 (1.13%) Replication
16 5 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 78 (12.60%) Windows
2 29 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (4.04%) Linux
4 20 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 20 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (2.91%) UNIX
7 13 (2.10%) Android
7 13 (2.10%) Windows 8
8 12 (1.94%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.97%) Solaris
10 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.65%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.65%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.65%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (0.48%) CentOS
13 2 (0.32%) AIX
14 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (21.81%) Information Security
2 96 (15.51%) Project Management
3 84 (13.57%) ITIL
4 80 (12.92%) Risk Management
5 76 (12.28%) PRINCE2
6 72 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (8.89%) Migration
8 45 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 40 (6.46%) Information Management
10 37 (5.98%) Programme Management
10 37 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (5.17%) Service Delivery
12 31 (5.01%) Data Security
12 31 (5.01%) Security Management
13 30 (4.85%) CRM
14 29 (4.68%) Change Management
14 29 (4.68%) Security Architecture
14 29 (4.68%) SDLC
15 27 (4.36%) ISMS
15 27 (4.36%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.51%) SQL
2 26 (4.20%) C#
2 26 (4.20%) Java
3 23 (3.72%) JavaScript
4 18 (2.91%) T-SQL
5 17 (2.75%) PowerShell
6 14 (2.26%) VB
7 11 (1.78%) PHP
8 9 (1.45%) Perl
8 9 (1.45%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.29%) Python
10 7 (1.13%) Ruby
10 7 (1.13%) C++
11 6 (0.97%) C
12 4 (0.65%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.48%) VBScript
13 3 (0.48%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.48%) VBA
13 3 (0.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 73 (11.79%) CISSP
2 52 (8.40%) Security Cleared
3 51 (8.24%) CISM
4 38 (6.14%) SC Cleared
5 29 (4.68%) Degree
6 23 (3.72%) CISA
7 20 (3.23%) ISEB
8 13 (2.10%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.45%) CCNP
10 9 (1.45%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.29%) CCNA
11 8 (1.29%) MCSE
12 7 (1.13%) A+ Certification
12 7 (1.13%) CEH
12 7 (1.13%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.13%) CRISC
13 6 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (14.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 47 (7.59%) PCI DSS
3 25 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (3.72%) SLA
5 22 (3.55%) QA
6 15 (2.42%) COBIT
7 8 (1.29%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.97%) GMP
8 6 (0.97%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.81%) BS25999
9 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.65%) P3O
10 4 (0.65%) GLP
10 4 (0.65%) GCP
10 4 (0.65%) Basel II
11 2 (0.32%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.16%) BS7799
12 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 40 (6.46%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.65%) Hyper-V
3 27 (4.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (2.10%) Xen
6 7 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.65%) DFS Replication
8 3 (0.48%) SRDF
8 3 (0.48%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 3 (0.48%) NFS
8 3 (0.48%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.32%) Snort
9 2 (0.32%) XenApp
10 1 (0.16%) vSphere
10 1 (0.16%) IAG
10 1 (0.16%) Samba
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 28 (4.52%) SCCM
2 12 (1.94%) SCOM
3 11 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (0.97%) SCDPM
5 5 (0.81%) SCVMM
5 5 (0.81%) WSUS
6 4 (0.65%) OpenView
6 4 (0.65%) Backup Exec
6 4 (0.65%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.65%) Puppet
6 4 (0.65%) SCSM
7 3 (0.48%) EMC VPLEX
7 3 (0.48%) SnapMirror
7 3 (0.48%) SnapVault
7 3 (0.48%) Foglight
7 3 (0.48%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.48%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.48%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 102 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.89%) Oracle
3 42 (6.79%) VMware
4 31 (5.01%) HP
5 29 (4.68%) Citrix
6 28 (4.52%) SAP
7 23 (3.72%) Cisco
8 22 (3.55%) Symantec
9 18 (2.91%) Teradata
10 17 (2.75%) EMC
11 14 (2.26%) Lotus
12 13 (2.10%) IBM
13 11 (1.78%) Business Objects
14 10 (1.62%) Dell
14 10 (1.62%) McAfee
14 10 (1.62%) ArcSight
15 8 (1.29%) Greenplum
15 8 (1.29%) Apple
16 7 (1.13%) NetApp
16 7 (1.13%) Cyber-Ark
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £410 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £210 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £315 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot
Capita - ITPS
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £350 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £425 per day +
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago