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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
UK / England
Rank 251 247 362
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +115
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 376 438 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.91% 0.94% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.15% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 313 125
Median daily rate £413 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £273 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 14
Median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.13% +189.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £13.33 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.40 £54.05 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-67.97% +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
34227 38172 35882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.02% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 25025 23588
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1112 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.30 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +49.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.76 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +5 129 £494 +23.43% 36
South East +18 83 £413 -2.94% 34
North West -14 39 £360 -7.09% 8
East of England +12 33 £388 -8.82% 8
South West +19 26 £383 +19.53% 14
East Midlands +5 19 £198 -40.15% 3
North East -2 18 £370 +9.62%
West Midlands -11 18 £425 +3.03% 10
Yorkshire -36 8 £375 -3.22% 8
Midlands - 3 £500 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 197 (23.20%) Finance
2 161 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (18.02%) Data Protection Act
4 131 (15.43%) Information Security
5 123 (14.49%) ITIL
6 119 (14.02%) Management Information System
7 116 (13.66%) Microsoft
8 111 (13.07%) SQL
9 107 (12.60%) C#
10 104 (12.25%) .NET
11 99 (11.66%) Legal
12 96 (11.31%) Project Management
13 91 (10.72%) Windows
13 91 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
14 84 (9.89%) Risk Management
15 83 (9.78%) JavaScript
16 79 (9.31%) SQL Server
17 78 (9.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 76 (8.95%) Degree
19 74 (8.72%) CISSP
20 72 (8.48%) MVC
21 69 (8.13%) Oracle
21 69 (8.13%) Security Cleared
22 65 (7.66%) PRINCE2
22 65 (7.66%) Banking
23 63 (7.42%) CISM
24 60 (7.07%) MS Excel
24 60 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
25 57 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
26 55 (6.48%) Migration

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 45 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 22 (2.59%) CMS
3 21 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
4 17 (2.00%) IIS
5 13 (1.53%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.18%) WordPress
7 9 (1.06%) Apache
7 9 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 8 (0.94%) Joomla!
8 8 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.59%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.47%) Liferay
13 3 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
13 3 (0.35%) nginx
13 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 60 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.83%) MS Office
3 13 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (1.18%) MS Project
6 6 (0.71%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.47%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 28 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.71%) Eloqua
4 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.24%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.24%) OpenText MBPM
5 2 (0.24%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.24%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.12%) Orchard Housing
6 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.12%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 44 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.24%) Office 365
4 14 (1.65%) Yammer
5 10 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.82%) IaaS
7 5 (0.59%) SaaS
8 4 (0.47%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.12%) GitHub
9 1 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.83%) Firewall
2 28 (3.30%) Network Security
3 23 (2.71%) WAN
4 20 (2.36%) DNS
4 20 (2.36%) LAN
5 18 (2.12%) SAN
6 17 (2.00%) Internet
7 14 (1.65%) SSL
7 14 (1.65%) TCP/IP
8 10 (1.18%) DHCP
8 10 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
8 10 (1.18%) Unified Communications
9 9 (1.06%) Wireless
10 8 (0.94%) Intranet
10 8 (0.94%) MPLS
11 7 (0.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 7 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (0.71%) IPsec
12 6 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (9.31%) SQL Server
2 23 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (2.12%) Big Data
3 18 (2.12%) MySQL
4 16 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (1.53%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.82%) DB2
9 7 (0.82%) SAP HANA
9 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.71%) OLAP
10 6 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 19 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 15 (1.77%) Selenium
4 11 (1.30%) JUnit
4 11 (1.30%) SoapUI
4 11 (1.30%) Subversion
4 11 (1.30%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (1.06%) NUnit
6 9 (1.06%) WebDriver
7 8 (0.94%) JIRA
8 7 (0.82%) JMeter
9 6 (0.71%) Maven
10 5 (0.59%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.59%) Gradle
10 5 (0.59%) SonarQube
11 4 (0.47%) JProfiler
11 4 (0.47%) Moq
11 4 (0.47%) SpecFlow
11 4 (0.47%) Vagrant
General
1 197 (23.20%) Finance
2 99 (11.66%) Legal
3 65 (7.66%) Banking
4 46 (5.42%) Retail
5 38 (4.48%) Marketing
6 31 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.24%) Law
8 9 (1.06%) French Language
8 9 (1.06%) Publishing
9 8 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.82%) Billing
10 7 (0.82%) Local Government
11 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.47%) Back Office
12 4 (0.47%) Games
12 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.35%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) German Language
14 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (18.49%) Developer
2 153 (18.02%) Analyst
3 90 (10.60%) Architect
4 58 (6.83%) Business Analyst
5 52 (6.12%) Consultant
6 45 (5.30%) Project Manager
7 42 (4.95%) C# Developer
8 32 (3.77%) .NET Developer
9 30 (3.53%) Security Analyst
10 26 (3.06%) Information Manager
10 26 (3.06%) Security Architect
10 26 (3.06%) Security Consultant
11 24 (2.83%) Tester
12 22 (2.59%) Designer
13 20 (2.36%) Administrator
13 20 (2.36%) Network Engineer
13 20 (2.36%) Security Manager
13 20 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (2.24%) Information Architect
14 19 (2.24%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (12.25%) .NET
2 53 (6.24%) HTML
3 49 (5.77%) Web Services
4 48 (5.65%) AngularJS
5 47 (5.54%) ASP.NET
6 43 (5.06%) CSS
7 37 (4.36%) jQuery
8 30 (3.53%) XML
9 24 (2.83%) WCF
10 23 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 23 (2.71%) HTML5
11 22 (2.59%) Entity Framework
11 22 (2.59%) SOAP
12 19 (2.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (2.12%) CSS3
14 16 (1.88%) JSON
15 15 (1.77%) React
16 14 (1.65%) Node.js
16 14 (1.65%) REST
17 12 (1.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 153 (18.02%) Data Protection Act
2 119 (14.02%) Management Information System
3 57 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (3.42%) Freedom of Information
5 25 (2.94%) Data Centre
6 23 (2.71%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.36%) Freedom of Information Act
7 20 (2.36%) NHS
8 14 (1.65%) CESG
9 13 (1.53%) Driving Licence
10 12 (1.41%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.41%) User Experience
11 11 (1.30%) Statistics
12 10 (1.18%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.06%) e-Learning
14 8 (0.94%) Computer Science
14 8 (0.94%) Linked Data
14 8 (0.94%) PMI
14 8 (0.94%) Taxonomies
15 7 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 91 (10.72%) Windows
2 48 (5.65%) Linux
3 29 (3.42%) Unix
4 27 (3.18%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (1.77%) Android
7 14 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.41%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.18%) AIX
9 10 (1.18%) Solaris
9 10 (1.18%) Windows 10
10 9 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.82%) CentOS
11 7 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
11 7 (0.82%) SUSE
12 6 (0.71%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.59%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (18.96%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (15.43%) Information Security
3 123 (14.49%) ITIL
4 96 (11.31%) Project Management
5 91 (10.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 84 (9.89%) Risk Management
7 72 (8.48%) MVC
8 65 (7.66%) PRINCE2
9 60 (7.07%) Cybersecurity
10 55 (6.48%) Migration
11 52 (6.12%) TDD
12 51 (6.01%) Scrum
13 47 (5.54%) Business Intelligence
14 45 (5.30%) Data Privacy
15 44 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
16 43 (5.06%) Information Assurance
17 42 (4.95%) Service Delivery
18 41 (4.83%) CRM
19 40 (4.71%) Security Management
19 40 (4.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 111 (13.07%) SQL
2 107 (12.60%) C#
3 83 (9.78%) JavaScript
4 44 (5.18%) Java
5 24 (2.83%) PHP
6 18 (2.12%) T-SQL
7 16 (1.88%) Ruby
8 15 (1.77%) Python
9 13 (1.53%) C
10 12 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.41%) Perl
11 11 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.94%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.82%) C++
13 7 (0.82%) Korn
13 7 (0.82%) VB
14 6 (0.71%) ABAP
15 4 (0.47%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.35%) Go
17 2 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 76 (8.95%) Degree
2 74 (8.72%) CISSP
3 69 (8.13%) Security Cleared
4 63 (7.42%) CISM
5 55 (6.48%) SC Cleared
6 43 (5.06%) CISA
7 30 (3.53%) ISEB
8 23 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (1.41%) CCNP
10 12 (1.41%) CRISC
10 12 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
11 11 (1.30%) CCNA
12 9 (1.06%) ISTQB
12 9 (1.06%) MCSE
12 9 (1.06%) NVQ Level 3
13 8 (0.94%) CCSP
13 8 (0.94%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (9.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 43 (5.06%) GDPR
2 43 (5.06%) PCI DSS
3 30 (3.53%) QA
4 24 (2.83%) Data Quality
5 20 (2.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 19 (2.24%) SLA
7 11 (1.30%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 10 (1.18%) JSP 440
9 7 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
9 7 (0.82%) RMADS
10 6 (0.71%) COBIT
11 4 (0.47%) Basel II
12 3 (0.35%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.35%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.24%) GPG13
13 2 (0.24%) SDET
14 1 (0.12%) HL7
14 1 (0.12%) MiFID
System Software
1 53 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.88%) vSphere
4 12 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (1.30%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.94%) BitLocker
7 7 (0.82%) Docker
7 7 (0.82%) Firmware
7 7 (0.82%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.59%) Snort
9 3 (0.35%) Shibboleth
9 3 (0.35%) XenApp
10 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.24%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.24%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.12%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.12%) Postfix
11 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 18 (2.12%) Puppet
2 14 (1.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 12 (1.41%) Ansible
4 10 (1.18%) NetBackup
5 8 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (0.82%) SCOM
7 4 (0.47%) SCCM
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.24%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (0.24%) Nagios
9 2 (0.24%) Salt
9 2 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.12%) Marathon
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
10 1 (0.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 116 (13.66%) Microsoft
2 69 (8.13%) Oracle
3 44 (5.18%) Cisco
4 37 (4.36%) VMware
5 33 (3.89%) SAP
6 25 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (1.65%) EMC
7 14 (1.65%) HP
8 13 (1.53%) CheckPoint
8 13 (1.53%) Citrix
9 11 (1.30%) IBM
9 11 (1.30%) Symantec
10 10 (1.18%) NetApp
11 9 (1.06%) Juniper
11 9 (1.06%) Sitecore
12 8 (0.94%) F5
12 8 (0.94%) Palo Alto
12 8 (0.94%) Rackspace
12 8 (0.94%) Tableau
13 7 (0.82%) Brocade
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Rate: Unspecified
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