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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 216 309 380
Rank change year-on-year
+93 +71
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 554 309 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.61% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 0.80% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 206 142
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £410 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.23% +20.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 4
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.77 £13.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.31% +20.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £11.80 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £30.00 £20.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £15.77 £9.10
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +73.29%
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +26 180 £425 -10.52% 45
South East +106 170 £420 -11.34% 39
East of England +31 47 £350 +35.26% 6
North West -19 44 £467 -6.70% 7
South West +16 42 £375 +50.00% 10
West Midlands +15 28 £300 -26.82% 6
Yorkshire -33 22 £323 -19.37% 7
East Midlands -7 11 £255 -41.71% 8
North East -17 11 £350 -37.21%
Midlands - 1 - -
Data Protection
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Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 170 (20.26%) Data Protection Act
2 163 (19.43%) Finance
3 146 (17.40%) Information Security
4 140 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (16.45%) Microsoft
6 120 (14.30%) Windows
7 118 (14.06%) Project Management
8 113 (13.47%) ITIL
9 109 (12.99%) SQL
10 105 (12.51%) PRINCE2
11 94 (11.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 89 (10.61%) Management Information System
13 87 (10.37%) Security Cleared
14 82 (9.77%) Risk Management
15 81 (9.65%) MS Excel
15 81 (9.65%) CISSP
16 76 (9.06%) TDD
17 75 (8.94%) C#
18 73 (8.70%) Migration
19 69 (8.22%) .NET
20 64 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
21 62 (7.39%) Active Directory
21 62 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
22 61 (7.27%) VMware
23 60 (7.15%) SharePoint
23 60 (7.15%) SQL Server
24 58 (6.91%) Oracle
24 58 (6.91%) SC Cleared
25 55 (6.56%) Freedom of Information
26 53 (6.32%) JavaScript

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 60 (7.15%) SharePoint
2 31 (3.69%) MS Exchange
3 19 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (1.55%) Lync
6 12 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 11 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.31%) CMS
8 10 (1.19%) K2 blackpearl
9 9 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (1.07%) IBM Notes
10 8 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (0.95%) SAS
10 8 (0.95%) Node.js
11 7 (0.83%) Documentum
12 6 (0.72%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.60%) WordPress
13 5 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 81 (9.65%) MS Excel
2 49 (5.84%) MS Office
3 19 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.67%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.95%) MS Project
6 7 (0.83%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.36%) SPSS
8 2 (0.24%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.12%) Stata
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.72%) Magento
2 6 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.36%) Agresso
4 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.24%) Maximo
4 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.24%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.24%) assyst
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) SAP MRS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.12%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.38%) Office 365
2 19 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.07%) SaaS
5 4 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.24%) PaaS
7 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.24%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.12%) Taleo
8 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 50 (5.96%) Firewall
2 35 (4.17%) SAN
3 31 (3.69%) DNS
4 28 (3.34%) DHCP
5 21 (2.50%) LAN
5 21 (2.50%) WAN
6 18 (2.15%) LDAP
6 18 (2.15%) Internet
7 17 (2.03%) VLAN
8 16 (1.91%) TCP/IP
9 12 (1.43%) Intranet
9 12 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (1.43%) NAS
10 11 (1.31%) VPN
11 9 (1.07%) Network Security
11 9 (1.07%) Wireless
11 9 (1.07%) Skype
12 8 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (0.60%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (7.15%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (2.26%) Big Data
4 18 (2.15%) Oracle Database
5 16 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.91%) BusinessObjects
6 15 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 15 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (1.43%) DB2
8 12 (1.43%) DB2 UDB
9 9 (1.07%) MongoDB
10 8 (0.95%) MySQL
11 7 (0.83%) RDBMS
11 7 (0.83%) QlikView
11 7 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
11 7 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (2.86%) Selenium
2 23 (2.74%) WebDriver
3 17 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.55%) Cucumber
6 12 (1.43%) Git (software)
7 11 (1.31%) RSpec
8 10 (1.19%) SpecFlow
8 10 (1.19%) Subversion
9 8 (0.95%) PHPUnit
10 6 (0.72%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.48%) JIRA
11 4 (0.48%) Appium
12 3 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.36%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.24%) CasperJS
13 2 (0.24%) Grunt
13 2 (0.24%) Yeoman
14 1 (0.12%) Liquibase
14 1 (0.12%) Gradle
General
1 163 (19.43%) Finance
2 49 (5.84%) Banking
3 46 (5.48%) Legal
4 23 (2.74%) Retail
5 18 (2.15%) Law
6 15 (1.79%) Local Government
7 13 (1.55%) Marketing
8 10 (1.19%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 7 (0.83%) Publishing
12 5 (0.60%) Automotive
13 4 (0.48%) Back Office
13 4 (0.48%) Advertising
14 2 (0.24%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) International Banking
15 1 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 196 (23.36%) Analyst
2 112 (13.35%) Developer
3 94 (11.20%) Consultant
4 79 (9.42%) Architect
5 74 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 65 (7.75%) Business Analyst
7 47 (5.60%) Security Analyst
8 46 (5.48%) Security Consultant
9 29 (3.46%) Test Analyst
10 27 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
11 26 (3.10%) Systems Analyst
11 26 (3.10%) Tester
11 26 (3.10%) Information Security Consultant
11 26 (3.10%) Security Manager
12 24 (2.86%) Information Analyst
13 22 (2.62%) Support Engineer
14 21 (2.50%) Senior Manager
15 20 (2.38%) Information Manager
16 19 (2.26%) Senior Project Manager
16 19 (2.26%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.22%) .NET
2 48 (5.72%) HTML
3 35 (4.17%) CSS
4 30 (3.58%) XML
5 29 (3.46%) Web Services
6 28 (3.34%) SOAP
6 28 (3.34%) HTML5
7 24 (2.86%) CSS3
8 20 (2.38%) AngularJS
9 16 (1.91%) jQuery
10 15 (1.79%) WCF
11 13 (1.55%) Entity Framework
11 13 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (1.31%) .NET Framework
13 10 (1.19%) ASP.NET
14 9 (1.07%) Backbone.js
15 7 (0.83%) Sass
15 7 (0.83%) React
16 6 (0.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (0.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 170 (20.26%) Data Protection Act
2 89 (10.61%) Management Information System
3 64 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 55 (6.56%) Freedom of Information
5 31 (3.69%) NHS
6 24 (2.86%) User Experience
7 23 (2.74%) Freedom of Information Act
8 21 (2.50%) PKI
9 18 (2.15%) Blackberry
10 16 (1.91%) Cryptography
11 14 (1.67%) Data Integration
12 12 (1.43%) CESG
13 11 (1.31%) Replication
13 11 (1.31%) Statistics
13 11 (1.31%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.07%) RMADS
15 8 (0.95%) Mobile App
15 8 (0.95%) CESG CLAS
15 8 (0.95%) Biometrics
16 7 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 120 (14.30%) Windows
2 51 (6.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (4.05%) Linux
4 33 (3.93%) Windows 7
5 31 (3.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (2.74%) Android
8 22 (2.62%) UNIX
9 19 (2.26%) Windows 8
10 18 (2.15%) Apple iOS
11 14 (1.67%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.95%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.48%) Solaris
15 3 (0.36%) AIX
15 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.36%) CentOS
16 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (17.40%) Information Security
2 140 (16.69%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (14.06%) Project Management
4 113 (13.47%) ITIL
5 105 (12.51%) PRINCE2
6 82 (9.77%) Risk Management
7 76 (9.06%) TDD
8 73 (8.70%) Migration
9 62 (7.39%) Stakeholder Management
10 49 (5.84%) BDD
11 43 (5.13%) Scrum
12 41 (4.89%) Business Analysis
12 41 (4.89%) SDLC
13 40 (4.77%) Security Architecture
14 39 (4.65%) Security Management
15 36 (4.29%) Programme Management
15 36 (4.29%) CRM
16 35 (4.17%) Information Management
17 34 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (3.93%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 109 (12.99%) SQL
2 75 (8.94%) C#
3 53 (6.32%) JavaScript
4 44 (5.24%) Java
5 25 (2.98%) PowerShell
6 23 (2.74%) PHP
7 19 (2.26%) Ruby
8 15 (1.79%) VB
8 15 (1.79%) C
9 10 (1.19%) T-SQL
9 10 (1.19%) Python
10 9 (1.07%) C++
11 8 (0.95%) Perl
12 6 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.48%) VBA
13 4 (0.48%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.36%) Scala
14 3 (0.36%) VBScript
14 3 (0.36%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (10.37%) Security Cleared
2 81 (9.65%) CISSP
3 58 (6.91%) SC Cleared
4 52 (6.20%) CISM
5 41 (4.89%) Degree
6 29 (3.46%) CISA
7 24 (2.86%) DV Cleared
8 22 (2.62%) ISEB
9 17 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (1.79%) PMI Certification
12 14 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 12 (1.43%) CCNP
14 11 (1.31%) CCNA
14 11 (1.31%) PMP
15 10 (1.19%) MCSE
15 10 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (1.07%) CEH
16 9 (1.07%) ISTQB
17 8 (0.95%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (11.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (6.08%) PCI DSS
3 30 (3.58%) SLA
4 27 (3.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 24 (2.86%) QA
6 17 (2.03%) COBIT
7 7 (0.83%) HIPAA
8 6 (0.72%) GMP
9 5 (0.60%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.60%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.48%) BS25999
10 4 (0.48%) GCP
10 4 (0.48%) GLP
10 4 (0.48%) Basel II
11 3 (0.36%) P3O
12 2 (0.24%) COSO
12 2 (0.24%) ISO 9000
13 1 (0.12%) FATCA
System Software
1 62 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 48 (5.72%) Hyper-V
3 40 (4.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (1.07%) Xen
7 7 (0.83%) DFS Replication
8 6 (0.72%) NFS
8 6 (0.72%) SRDF
8 6 (0.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 5 (0.60%) XenApp
10 4 (0.48%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.36%) vSphere
12 2 (0.24%) Snort
13 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.12%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 35 (4.17%) SCCM
2 21 (2.50%) SCOM
3 12 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (1.19%) WSUS
5 9 (1.07%) SCOrch
6 8 (0.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (0.95%) SCDPM
6 8 (0.95%) SCVMM
7 7 (0.83%) SCSM
8 6 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.72%) EMC VPLEX
8 6 (0.72%) SnapMirror
8 6 (0.72%) SnapVault
8 6 (0.72%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.60%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.36%) Foglight
10 3 (0.36%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.36%) Puppet
11 2 (0.24%) Nessus
11 2 (0.24%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 138 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 61 (7.27%) VMware
3 58 (6.91%) Oracle
4 36 (4.29%) Cisco
4 36 (4.29%) HP
5 34 (4.05%) SAP
6 31 (3.69%) Symantec
7 23 (2.74%) Citrix
8 18 (2.15%) Dell
9 17 (2.03%) EMC
9 17 (2.03%) IBM
10 16 (1.91%) ArcSight
11 13 (1.55%) CheckPoint
12 12 (1.43%) NetApp
12 12 (1.43%) Teradata
13 9 (1.07%) Lotus
13 9 (1.07%) McAfee
14 8 (0.95%) Brocade
14 8 (0.95%) Vertica
15 7 (0.83%) Sophos
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