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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 370 334 283
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -51
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 223 266 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.53% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.70% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 179 163
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £217 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £368 £345
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 15
Average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.10 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.95 £56.20 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +7.93%
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
38727 37841 32389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.63% 75.25% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24549 23975 19814
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1124 1098 1003
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -34 96 £440 +3.52% 32
South East -14 28 £413 +19.56% 26
West Midlands +1 22 £325 -4.41% 1
East of England +34 20 £400 +8.84% 3
North West -28 19 £435 +14.09% 8
South West +1 17 £388 -3.06% 11
Yorkshire -28 12 £313 -3.84% 7
East Midlands +6 5 £450 +83.67% 5
Data Protection
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Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 126 (29.17%) Data Protection Act
2 100 (23.15%) Information Security
3 97 (22.45%) Finance
4 79 (18.29%) Management Information System
5 77 (17.82%) Project Management
6 75 (17.36%) SQL
7 71 (16.44%) Microsoft
8 66 (15.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 60 (13.89%) ITIL
10 58 (13.43%) Freedom of Information
11 57 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (12.96%) Risk Management
13 50 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
14 49 (11.34%) CISSP
15 48 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 47 (10.88%) Windows
17 46 (10.65%) Security Cleared
18 42 (9.72%) CISM
19 41 (9.49%) SQL Server
20 38 (8.80%) Data Security
20 38 (8.80%) PCI DSS
21 37 (8.56%) PRINCE2
22 34 (7.87%) Migration
23 33 (7.64%) Legal
24 32 (7.41%) Oracle
24 32 (7.41%) Law
24 32 (7.41%) Freedom of Information Act
25 30 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
25 30 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
26 29 (6.71%) Agile Project Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 19 (4.40%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.39%) IBM Notes
3 6 (1.39%) SAS
4 5 (1.16%) IIS
4 5 (1.16%) CMS
4 5 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.93%) Documentum
6 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.69%) Drupal
6 3 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (0.46%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 48 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 28 (6.48%) MS Office
3 13 (3.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.39%) MS Project
4 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.16%) SPSS
6 4 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.93%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.69%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.23%) Stata
8 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.93%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.93%) ResourceLink
3 3 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.46%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.46%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.23%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.23%) Unica
5 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.23%) Siebel Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) SAP HR-PA
5 1 (0.23%) Maximo
5 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.93%) Office 365
3 3 (0.69%) SaaS
4 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) Responsys
5 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.32%) Firewall
2 16 (3.70%) Internet
3 14 (3.24%) LAN
3 14 (3.24%) WAN
4 13 (3.01%) TCP/IP
5 12 (2.78%) SAN
6 11 (2.55%) LDAP
7 9 (2.08%) VPN
8 7 (1.62%) DNS
8 7 (1.62%) Network Security
9 6 (1.39%) Intranet
10 5 (1.16%) DHCP
10 5 (1.16%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.93%) NAS
12 3 (0.69%) VLAN
12 3 (0.69%) Wireless
12 3 (0.69%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.46%) FirePass
13 2 (0.46%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (3.47%) Big Data
4 10 (2.31%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.31%) Data Mining
5 9 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (1.39%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.16%) Star Schema
8 5 (1.16%) MS Access
8 5 (1.16%) EDMS
9 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.93%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (0.93%) Cognos Impromptu
9 4 (0.93%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.69%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.69%) Ant
2 3 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.46%) Mercurial
3 2 (0.46%) MSI
3 2 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.46%) Maven
3 2 (0.46%) Subversion
4 1 (0.23%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.23%) Xcode
4 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.23%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
General
1 97 (22.45%) Finance
2 33 (7.64%) Legal
3 32 (7.41%) Law
4 23 (5.32%) Local Government
5 17 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.70%) Banking
7 14 (3.24%) Marketing
8 8 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.85%) Retail
9 7 (1.62%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.16%) Automotive
10 5 (1.16%) Back Office
11 4 (0.93%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.69%) Electronics
13 2 (0.46%) Advertising
13 2 (0.46%) Publishing
14 1 (0.23%) German Language
14 1 (0.23%) Billing
14 1 (0.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (21.06%) Analyst
2 64 (14.81%) Architect
3 53 (12.27%) Consultant
4 35 (8.10%) Project Manager
5 28 (6.48%) Security Analyst
6 25 (5.79%) Business Analyst
7 21 (4.86%) Security Manager
8 20 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (4.40%) Security Consultant
10 18 (4.17%) Developer
10 18 (4.17%) Information Manager
11 14 (3.24%) Security Architect
12 13 (3.01%) Programme Manager
12 13 (3.01%) Support Engineer
13 12 (2.78%) Senior Manager
13 12 (2.78%) Information Analyst
13 12 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
14 10 (2.31%) Information Security Officer
14 10 (2.31%) Security Officer
14 10 (2.31%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.17%) .NET
2 11 (2.55%) HTML
3 6 (1.39%) CSS
4 5 (1.16%) XML
5 4 (0.93%) SOAP
5 4 (0.93%) JSP
5 4 (0.93%) jQuery
6 3 (0.69%) Ajax
6 3 (0.69%) MDX
6 3 (0.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (0.69%) Web Services
6 3 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (0.69%) HTML5
6 3 (0.69%) SAP PI
7 2 (0.46%) Struts2
7 2 (0.46%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.46%) Middleware
7 2 (0.46%) SAML
7 2 (0.46%) Servlets
7 2 (0.46%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 126 (29.17%) Data Protection Act
2 79 (18.29%) Management Information System
3 58 (13.43%) Freedom of Information
4 50 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (7.41%) Freedom of Information Act
6 26 (6.02%) Open Source
7 15 (3.47%) Computer Science
7 15 (3.47%) NHS
8 13 (3.01%) PKI
8 13 (3.01%) Cryptography
8 13 (3.01%) Data Integration
9 10 (2.31%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.31%) CESG
10 8 (1.85%) iPad
11 7 (1.62%) Statistics
12 6 (1.39%) RMADS
12 6 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
12 6 (1.39%) Life Science
13 5 (1.16%) Replication
13 5 (1.16%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 47 (10.88%) Windows
2 19 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (4.17%) UNIX
4 15 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (2.78%) Linux
6 11 (2.55%) Android
7 9 (2.08%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.39%) Solaris
9 5 (1.16%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.93%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.46%) AIX
11 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (23.15%) Information Security
2 77 (17.82%) Project Management
3 60 (13.89%) ITIL
4 57 (13.19%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (12.96%) Risk Management
6 38 (8.80%) Data Security
7 37 (8.56%) PRINCE2
8 34 (7.87%) Migration
9 30 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (6.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (6.71%) Agile Project Management
11 27 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
12 26 (6.02%) Service Delivery
12 26 (6.02%) Information Assurance
13 24 (5.56%) CRM
14 23 (5.32%) Security Architecture
15 22 (5.09%) Information Governance
16 21 (4.86%) ETL
17 20 (4.63%) Information Management
17 20 (4.63%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (17.36%) SQL
2 17 (3.94%) Java
3 14 (3.24%) C#
3 14 (3.24%) Python
4 12 (2.78%) C++
4 12 (2.78%) Ruby
5 11 (2.55%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.16%) VB
7 5 (1.16%) VBA
7 5 (1.16%) Perl
7 5 (1.16%) PHP
7 5 (1.16%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.93%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.69%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (0.69%) R
10 2 (0.46%) C
11 1 (0.23%) Korn
11 1 (0.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 49 (11.34%) CISSP
2 46 (10.65%) Security Cleared
3 42 (9.72%) CISM
4 28 (6.48%) SC Cleared
5 27 (6.25%) Degree
6 19 (4.40%) CISA
7 16 (3.70%) ISEB
8 9 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (1.62%) CRISC
11 6 (1.39%) MCSE
11 6 (1.39%) A+ Certification
12 5 (1.16%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.16%) ISACA
13 4 (0.93%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.93%) CCNA
13 4 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.93%) CITP
13 4 (0.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (15.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 38 (8.80%) PCI DSS
3 16 (3.70%) SLA
4 13 (3.01%) QA
5 10 (2.31%) COBIT
6 8 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.93%) BS25999
7 4 (0.93%) BS7799
7 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 2 (0.46%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.46%) GMP
10 1 (0.23%) P3O
10 1 (0.23%) HIPAA
System Software
1 22 (5.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.16%) Xen
6 4 (0.93%) XenApp
7 2 (0.46%) vSphere
7 2 (0.46%) XenServer
7 2 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.23%) VMware GSX
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.23%) Samba
8 1 (0.23%) vCloud
8 1 (0.23%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.23%) IAG
8 1 (0.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (3.47%) SCCM
2 10 (2.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (1.62%) SCOM
3 7 (1.62%) SCDPM
4 6 (1.39%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.93%) OpenView
5 4 (0.93%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.46%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.46%) Puppet
7 2 (0.46%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.46%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.46%) WSUS
8 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.23%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.23%) MOM
8 1 (0.23%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 71 (16.44%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.41%) Oracle
3 23 (5.32%) HP
4 19 (4.40%) Citrix
5 18 (4.17%) VMware
6 16 (3.70%) IBM
7 15 (3.47%) SAP
8 12 (2.78%) Teradata
9 9 (2.08%) Cisco
9 9 (2.08%) Symantec
10 7 (1.62%) Greenplum
10 7 (1.62%) EMC
10 7 (1.62%) Cognos
10 7 (1.62%) McAfee
11 6 (1.39%) Lotus
12 5 (1.16%) CA
12 5 (1.16%) NetApp
12 5 (1.16%) Dell
12 5 (1.16%) Business Objects
12 5 (1.16%) Apple
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PCR
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Brighton
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Macclesfield
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Dewsbury
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Warwickshire
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