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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
UK / England
Rank 230 260 399
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +139
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 431 421 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.03% 0.90% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 1.08% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 316 113
Median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.13% +187.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £24.00 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £54.05 £20.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-64.13% +191.69%

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
34602 38841 37850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.81% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23058 25722 24344
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 885 1058 1021
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £12.82 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.80 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the England region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +32 175 £494 +23.43% 23
South East +12 96 £413 -0.60% 16
East of England +9 29 £400 - 10
South West +17 28 £350 +2.94% 12
West Midlands +11 26 £425 +3.03% 4
North West -13 23 £360 -15.29% 3
East Midlands -1 19 £285 -13.63% 6
North East -7 17 £360 -21.73%
Yorkshire -13 14 £463 +15.62% 3
Midlands - 3 £500 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 England region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 213 (24.54%) Finance
2 157 (18.09%) Data Protection Act
3 153 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (15.09%) Information Security
5 130 (14.98%) Microsoft
6 123 (14.17%) SQL
7 113 (13.02%) ITIL
8 97 (11.18%) C#
9 96 (11.06%) Project Management
9 96 (11.06%) Management Information System
10 95 (10.94%) .NET
11 94 (10.83%) Legal
12 88 (10.14%) Windows
13 85 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 84 (9.68%) GDPR
15 83 (9.56%) SQL Server
16 82 (9.45%) JavaScript
17 75 (8.64%) MS Excel
18 72 (8.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 71 (8.18%) MVC
20 70 (8.06%) Degree
21 68 (7.83%) Banking
21 68 (7.83%) Oracle
22 66 (7.60%) PRINCE2
23 64 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
24 63 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
25 62 (7.14%) CISSP
26 60 (6.91%) Migration
27 59 (6.80%) Risk Management
28 57 (6.57%) HTML

Data Protection
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 39 (4.49%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.88%) CMS
3 18 (2.07%) IIS
4 16 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
5 14 (1.61%) MS Exchange
6 13 (1.50%) Skype for Business
7 10 (1.15%) WordPress
8 8 (0.92%) Apache
8 8 (0.92%) Joomla!
8 8 (0.92%) SAS
8 8 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.81%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.69%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.46%) Liferay
13 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 75 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.80%) MS Office
3 19 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 19 (2.19%) MS Project
4 11 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.69%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.12%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 34 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.58%) Eloqua
5 4 (0.46%) FastStats
6 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.23%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
8 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
8 1 (0.12%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 47 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.42%) Office 365
3 18 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.38%) Yammer
5 10 (1.15%) IaaS
6 9 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.81%) SaaS
8 4 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.35%) Mimecast
9 3 (0.35%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.12%) GitHub
10 1 (0.12%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.18%) Firewall
2 29 (3.34%) WAN
3 27 (3.11%) Network Security
4 22 (2.53%) LAN
5 18 (2.07%) SAN
6 17 (1.96%) Internet
6 17 (1.96%) SSL
7 16 (1.84%) DNS
8 15 (1.73%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.15%) Intranet
9 10 (1.15%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (1.15%) Unified Communications
9 10 (1.15%) Wireless
10 9 (1.04%) DHCP
10 9 (1.04%) Skype
11 8 (0.92%) MPLS
12 7 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (0.69%) IPsec
13 6 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (9.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.96%) MySQL
6 16 (1.84%) Big Data
6 16 (1.84%) Relational Database
7 12 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.81%) OLAP
10 7 (0.81%) SAP HANA
10 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.69%) DB2
12 4 (0.46%) OLTP
12 4 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 20 (2.30%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.19%) Jenkins
3 14 (1.61%) Selenium
4 13 (1.50%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.27%) Subversion
7 10 (1.15%) JUnit
8 9 (1.04%) NUnit
9 8 (0.92%) SoapUI
9 8 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 8 (0.92%) WebDriver
10 6 (0.69%) JIRA
11 5 (0.58%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.58%) JMeter
11 5 (0.58%) Maven
11 5 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (0.46%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.46%) FitNesse
12 4 (0.46%) Gradle
12 4 (0.46%) Moq
General
1 213 (24.54%) Finance
2 94 (10.83%) Legal
3 68 (7.83%) Banking
4 47 (5.41%) Marketing
5 45 (5.18%) Retail
6 32 (3.69%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.61%) Law
8 13 (1.50%) Publishing
9 9 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.92%) Billing
11 6 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.58%) French Language
12 5 (0.58%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.46%) Back Office
13 4 (0.46%) German Language
14 3 (0.35%) Electronics
14 3 (0.35%) Games
15 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.23%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 162 (18.66%) Developer
2 154 (17.74%) Analyst
3 88 (10.14%) Architect
4 72 (8.29%) Business Analyst
5 60 (6.91%) Project Manager
6 54 (6.22%) Consultant
7 37 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 33 (3.80%) .NET Developer
9 32 (3.69%) Security Analyst
10 25 (2.88%) Security Architect
11 24 (2.76%) Security Manager
12 23 (2.65%) Tester
13 22 (2.53%) Information Manager
14 21 (2.42%) Data Manager
14 21 (2.42%) Designer
14 21 (2.42%) IT Manager
15 20 (2.30%) Security Consultant
15 20 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
16 19 (2.19%) Java Developer
17 18 (2.07%) Data Protection Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (10.94%) .NET
2 57 (6.57%) HTML
3 51 (5.88%) Web Services
4 49 (5.65%) ASP.NET
5 48 (5.53%) AngularJS
5 48 (5.53%) CSS
6 36 (4.15%) jQuery
7 27 (3.11%) XML
8 24 (2.76%) HTML5
9 23 (2.65%) WCF
10 22 (2.53%) Entity Framework
11 21 (2.42%) .NET Framework
12 20 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (2.30%) SOAP
13 19 (2.19%) JSON
14 18 (2.07%) CSS3
15 16 (1.84%) REST
16 14 (1.61%) Node.js
16 14 (1.61%) React
17 11 (1.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 157 (18.09%) Data Protection Act
2 96 (11.06%) Management Information System
3 64 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.00%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.53%) Freedom of Information
7 17 (1.96%) NHS
8 15 (1.73%) User Experience
9 14 (1.61%) Clustering
9 14 (1.61%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.38%) Freedom of Information Act
11 9 (1.04%) e-Learning
11 9 (1.04%) Taxonomies
12 8 (0.92%) CESG
12 8 (0.92%) Computer Science
12 8 (0.92%) Linked Data
13 7 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 7 (0.81%) Mainframe
13 7 (0.81%) PMI
13 7 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 88 (10.14%) Windows
2 40 (4.61%) Linux
3 28 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 24 (2.76%) Unix
5 19 (2.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.61%) Android
6 14 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (1.04%) AIX
8 7 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.81%) Solaris
9 6 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.69%) SUSE
9 6 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.58%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.12%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (15.09%) Information Security
3 113 (13.02%) ITIL
4 96 (11.06%) Project Management
5 85 (9.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (8.18%) MVC
7 66 (7.60%) PRINCE2
8 63 (7.26%) Cybersecurity
9 60 (6.91%) Migration
10 59 (6.80%) Risk Management
11 50 (5.76%) Scrum
12 48 (5.53%) TDD
13 47 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
13 47 (5.41%) CRM
14 44 (5.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 44 (5.07%) Data Privacy
15 42 (4.84%) Business Analysis
16 40 (4.61%) Service Delivery
16 40 (4.61%) TOGAF
17 34 (3.92%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 123 (14.17%) SQL
2 97 (11.18%) C#
3 82 (9.45%) JavaScript
4 45 (5.18%) Java
5 22 (2.53%) PHP
6 21 (2.42%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.84%) Python
8 14 (1.61%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.61%) Ruby
9 13 (1.50%) C
10 12 (1.38%) Perl
11 11 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 11 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.69%) Korn
12 6 (0.69%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.58%) C++
13 5 (0.58%) R
14 4 (0.46%) VB
15 3 (0.35%) ABAP
15 3 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (8.06%) Degree
2 62 (7.14%) CISSP
3 52 (5.99%) Security Cleared
4 44 (5.07%) CISM
5 43 (4.95%) SC Cleared
6 38 (4.38%) CISA
7 26 (3.00%) ISEB
8 15 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.15%) CCNA
10 10 (1.15%) MCSE
10 10 (1.15%) PMI Certification
11 9 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (1.04%) CRISC
11 9 (1.04%) ISTQB
11 9 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.04%) NVQ Level 3
12 7 (0.81%) DV Cleared
12 7 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.69%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.68%) GDPR
2 72 (8.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 43 (4.95%) PCI DSS
4 24 (2.76%) Data Quality
5 23 (2.65%) QA
6 22 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 18 (2.07%) SLA
8 12 (1.38%) COBIT
9 9 (1.04%) RMADS
10 8 (0.92%) Basel II
11 5 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (0.58%) ISO27002
11 5 (0.58%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 2 (0.23%) GPG13
14 1 (0.12%) BS25999
14 1 (0.12%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.12%) MiFID
14 1 (0.12%) SDET
System Software
1 55 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 20 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.73%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.61%) vSphere
5 13 (1.50%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (1.04%) BitLocker
7 7 (0.81%) Firmware
8 6 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.58%) Docker
9 5 (0.58%) ISA Server
9 5 (0.58%) Snort
10 3 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.35%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.35%) XenApp
11 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.23%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.12%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.12%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (2.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 15 (1.73%) Puppet
3 10 (1.15%) Ansible
4 9 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 7 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 7 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.81%) SCOM
6 6 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (0.35%) SCCM
8 2 (0.23%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 2 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.23%) Nagios
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.23%) Salt
8 2 (0.23%) WSUS
9 1 (0.12%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.12%) SCSM
Vendors
1 130 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 68 (7.83%) Oracle
3 37 (4.26%) VMware
4 30 (3.46%) SAP
5 29 (3.34%) Cisco
6 19 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (1.50%) EMC
8 12 (1.38%) HP
9 11 (1.27%) Symantec
10 10 (1.15%) Juniper
10 10 (1.15%) Sitecore
11 9 (1.04%) IBM
12 8 (0.92%) Adobe
12 8 (0.92%) NetApp
12 8 (0.92%) Rackspace
13 7 (0.81%) Brocade
13 7 (0.81%) Citrix
13 7 (0.81%) F5
13 7 (0.81%) Palo Alto
13 7 (0.81%) Sourcefire
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