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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 257 375 364
Rank change year-on-year
+118 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 468 237 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.92% 0.47% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 0.59% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 146 165
Median daily rate £413 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £283 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £413 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.75% +21.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.84% -34.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.65 £24.20 £60.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.84% -15.14%
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
41597 40034 38672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.66% 79.09% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27827 25350 24580
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 903 1172 1142
Median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +83 183 £475 +11.76% 56
South East +69 133 £400 -3.32% 40
Yorkshire +27 36 £400 +28.00% 14
North West +3 30 £391 -10.05% 14
East Midlands +34 27 £450 -30.76% 15
South West +4 26 £350 -9.79% 11
West Midlands -18 13 £375 +7.14% 8
East of England 0 12 £413 +3.12% 13
North East - 3 £475 - 4
Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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.

1 227 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (19.57%) Information Security
3 163 (18.54%) Data Protection Act
4 140 (15.93%) Finance
5 128 (14.56%) Project Management
6 107 (12.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 105 (11.95%) CISSP
8 101 (11.49%) Management Information System
9 100 (11.38%) Risk Management
10 97 (11.04%) Windows
11 93 (10.58%) JavaScript
12 86 (9.78%) Microsoft
13 85 (9.67%) C#
14 84 (9.56%) .NET
14 84 (9.56%) TDD
14 84 (9.56%) Degree
15 83 (9.44%) Legal
16 81 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 81 (9.22%) Information Assurance
17 78 (8.87%) ITIL
18 76 (8.65%) CISM
19 75 (8.53%) SQL Server
20 72 (8.19%) Security Cleared
21 70 (7.96%) Java
22 69 (7.85%) SQL
23 65 (7.39%) PRINCE2
24 63 (7.17%) Oracle
24 63 (7.17%) PCI DSS
25 62 (7.05%) BDD
26 60 (6.83%) Waterfall

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 34 (3.87%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.50%) IIS
3 21 (2.39%) Confluence
4 18 (2.05%) CMS
5 15 (1.71%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
7 12 (1.37%) Node.js
8 11 (1.25%) Skype for Business
9 10 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.80%) SAS
11 7 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (0.46%) WordPress
14 3 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 53 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.19%) MS Office
3 19 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (1.71%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.68%) MS Project
7 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.80%) Maximo
2 7 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (0.80%) SAP HR
3 6 (0.68%) Magento
4 4 (0.46%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.23%) Eloqua
5 2 (0.23%) FastStats
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.82%) Office 365
4 14 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (1.48%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.80%) SaaS
7 3 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.34%) IaaS
8 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.23%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.11%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.11%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.11%) PaaS
9 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.01%) Firewall
2 33 (3.75%) Internet
3 31 (3.53%) SAN
4 22 (2.50%) DNS
5 19 (2.16%) WAN
6 16 (1.82%) LAN
6 16 (1.82%) Network Security
7 15 (1.71%) Intranet
8 14 (1.59%) VPN
9 13 (1.48%) SMS
10 12 (1.37%) TCP/IP
11 11 (1.25%) Skype
11 11 (1.25%) SSL
12 10 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
13 9 (1.02%) NAS
14 8 (0.91%) DHCP
14 8 (0.91%) Ethernet
15 6 (0.68%) LDAP
15 6 (0.68%) MPLS
15 6 (0.68%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.84%) MySQL
3 19 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.25%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.14%) DB2
7 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (0.80%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.80%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.80%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (0.68%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.57%) OLAP
11 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 23 (2.62%) JIRA
3 22 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.05%) JUnit
4 18 (2.05%) Liquibase
4 18 (2.05%) Maven
4 18 (2.05%) SonarQube
4 18 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
5 17 (1.93%) WebDriver
6 14 (1.59%) Selenium
7 13 (1.48%) Cucumber
7 13 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (1.14%) Subversion
9 9 (1.02%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.46%) ProC
10 4 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.23%) AppScan
12 2 (0.23%) FinalBuilder
12 2 (0.23%) JMeter
General
1 140 (15.93%) Finance
2 83 (9.44%) Legal
3 50 (5.69%) Law
4 36 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.75%) Marketing
6 25 (2.84%) Banking
7 21 (2.39%) Retail
8 9 (1.02%) Advertising
9 7 (0.80%) Billing
9 7 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.68%) Automotive
10 6 (0.68%) Games
11 5 (0.57%) Local Government
11 5 (0.57%) Publishing
12 2 (0.23%) Back Office
12 2 (0.23%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.23%) French Language
12 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (21.16%) Analyst
2 142 (16.15%) Developer
3 101 (11.49%) Architect
4 79 (8.99%) Business Analyst
5 61 (6.94%) Consultant
6 55 (6.26%) Project Manager
7 44 (5.01%) Security Analyst
8 39 (4.44%) Security Consultant
9 32 (3.64%) Security Architect
10 30 (3.41%) Information Manager
11 29 (3.30%) Security Manager
11 29 (3.30%) Security Specialist
12 27 (3.07%) C# Developer
12 27 (3.07%) Systems Analyst
13 26 (2.96%) Information Analyst
14 23 (2.62%) Information Security Consultant
14 23 (2.62%) Test Analyst
14 23 (2.62%) Tester
15 21 (2.39%) Business Systems Analyst
16 19 (2.16%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (9.56%) .NET
2 57 (6.48%) HTML
3 50 (5.69%) CSS
4 48 (5.46%) AngularJS
5 43 (4.89%) HTML5
6 33 (3.75%) jQuery
6 33 (3.75%) Web Services
7 31 (3.53%) CSS3
8 30 (3.41%) ASP.NET
9 17 (1.93%) XML
10 11 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (1.25%) JSON
11 10 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (1.02%) Middleware
12 9 (1.02%) Ruby on Rails
13 8 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (0.91%) CAML
14 7 (0.80%) .NET Framework
14 7 (0.80%) Laravel
14 7 (0.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 163 (18.54%) Data Protection Act
2 101 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 56 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (5.12%) Freedom of Information
5 38 (4.32%) NHS
6 26 (2.96%) Data Centre
6 26 (2.96%) Freedom of Information Act
7 23 (2.62%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.39%) CESG
8 21 (2.39%) User Experience
9 13 (1.48%) Copywriting
9 13 (1.48%) Mathematics
9 13 (1.48%) Replication
10 11 (1.25%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
10 11 (1.25%) Smartcard
11 10 (1.14%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.02%) Clustering
12 9 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (11.04%) Windows
2 49 (5.57%) Linux
3 38 (4.32%) Unix
4 28 (3.19%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (1.48%) Solaris
9 12 (1.37%) AIX
10 8 (0.91%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.80%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.80%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.80%) Windows Vista
12 5 (0.57%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.57%) SUSE
13 4 (0.46%) Android
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (25.82%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (19.57%) Information Security
3 128 (14.56%) Project Management
4 100 (11.38%) Risk Management
5 84 (9.56%) TDD
6 81 (9.22%) Information Assurance
6 81 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 78 (8.87%) ITIL
8 65 (7.39%) PRINCE2
9 62 (7.05%) BDD
10 60 (6.83%) Waterfall
11 54 (6.14%) Service Design
12 52 (5.92%) MVC
13 51 (5.80%) DevOps
14 49 (5.57%) Security Architecture
15 46 (5.23%) Data Management
15 46 (5.23%) Open Source
16 45 (5.12%) Agile Project Management
16 45 (5.12%) Information Governance
17 41 (4.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 93 (10.58%) JavaScript
2 85 (9.67%) C#
3 70 (7.96%) Java
4 69 (7.85%) SQL
5 39 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 37 (4.21%) Python
7 35 (3.98%) C++
8 31 (3.53%) Ruby
9 30 (3.41%) PHP
10 18 (2.05%) VB
11 16 (1.82%) C
12 14 (1.59%) Perl
13 13 (1.48%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.02%) Objective-C
14 9 (1.02%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.02%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.91%) FQL
15 8 (0.91%) VBScript
16 7 (0.80%) Korn
16 7 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (11.95%) CISSP
2 84 (9.56%) Degree
3 76 (8.65%) CISM
4 72 (8.19%) Security Cleared
5 48 (5.46%) CISA
6 47 (5.35%) SC Cleared
7 21 (2.39%) BPSS Clearance
8 16 (1.82%) ISEB
9 15 (1.71%) CEH
9 15 (1.71%) CESG Certified Professional
10 14 (1.59%) IISP
11 11 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (1.25%) ISACA
12 10 (1.14%) DV Cleared
13 9 (1.02%) CLAS
13 9 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.91%) SANS
15 7 (0.80%) CCNA
15 7 (0.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (12.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 63 (7.17%) PCI DSS
3 20 (2.28%) QA
4 19 (2.16%) RMADS
5 18 (2.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 18 (2.05%) ISO27005
5 18 (2.05%) SLA
6 17 (1.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (1.71%) ISO 9001
8 14 (1.59%) COBIT
9 13 (1.48%) Disclosure Scotland
10 12 (1.37%) Data Quality
11 11 (1.25%) ISAE 3402
12 7 (0.80%) ISO22301
13 3 (0.34%) BS25999
13 3 (0.34%) JSP 440
14 2 (0.23%) COSO
14 2 (0.23%) ISO27002
14 2 (0.23%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.23%) SDET
System Software
1 38 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 22 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.93%) vSphere
4 12 (1.37%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.23%) Postfix
7 2 (0.23%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.23%) Xen
7 2 (0.23%) XenApp
8 1 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.11%) NDS
8 1 (0.11%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.11%) Samba
8 1 (0.11%) Snort
8 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.11%) vCloud
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (3.19%) Puppet
2 20 (2.28%) NetBackup
3 18 (2.05%) Bareos
3 18 (2.05%) yum
4 13 (1.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (1.02%) SCCM
6 7 (0.80%) SCOM
7 6 (0.68%) Ansible
7 6 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (0.34%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.34%) vMotion
10 2 (0.23%) Nessus
10 2 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.23%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.23%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.23%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 86 (9.78%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.17%) Oracle
3 38 (4.32%) Cisco
3 38 (4.32%) IBM
4 31 (3.53%) VMware
5 18 (2.05%) HP
6 16 (1.82%) Google
7 15 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.71%) SAP
8 14 (1.59%) EMC
8 14 (1.59%) Intel Security
9 13 (1.48%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 13 (1.48%) Veritas
10 12 (1.37%) ArcSight
10 12 (1.37%) NetApp
10 12 (1.37%) Qualys
10 12 (1.37%) Sitecore
10 12 (1.37%) Sun
11 11 (1.25%) Symantec
11 11 (1.25%) Tripwire
Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
South West London
Reed Technology
Rate: £29.00 - £30.00 per hour
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Coded People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £375 - £382 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Reed Technology
Rate: £14.00 - £16.50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £650 - £651 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £30,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nottingham City Council
Rate: From £30,978 to £34,746 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago