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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 317 346 285
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -61
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 287 230 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.48% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.64% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 160 168
Average daily rate
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£423 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £237 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £578 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -15.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £17.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £57.75 £41.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £17.42
% change year-on-year
-15.14% +0.45%
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
37641 35942 31002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.30% 75.56% 75.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 23021 18987
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1071 1101 961
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.79 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 2 June 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
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 2 June 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 +1 119 £500 +21.21% 70
South East +20 60 £400 -5.88% 41
South West +9 26 £358 -10.62% 7
North West -10 24 £355 -13.93% 12
East of England +13 17 £425 +209.09% 17
West Midlands -8 16 £488 +45.52% 6
Yorkshire -20 11 £340 +4.61% 9
East Midlands -2 9 £285 -43.00% 5
North East -10 4 £400 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 145 (29.06%) Data Protection Act
2 138 (27.66%) Information Security
3 119 (23.85%) Finance
4 94 (18.84%) Management Information System
5 87 (17.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 85 (17.03%) SQL
7 80 (16.03%) Project Management
8 74 (14.83%) Risk Management
9 73 (14.63%) CISSP
10 71 (14.23%) Microsoft
11 68 (13.63%) ITIL
12 58 (11.62%) Windows
13 55 (11.02%) Freedom of Information
14 54 (10.82%) MS Excel
15 53 (10.62%) CISM
16 51 (10.22%) PCI DSS
17 50 (10.02%) PRINCE2
18 47 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
19 46 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
20 42 (8.42%) Security Cleared
20 42 (8.42%) SQL Server
21 40 (8.02%) Migration
22 37 (7.41%) Security Management
22 37 (7.41%) MS Office
23 36 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
24 35 (7.01%) Oracle
25 34 (6.81%) Data Security
25 34 (6.81%) Firewall
25 34 (6.81%) Legal
26 30 (6.01%) Banking

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 20 (4.01%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.20%) SAS
3 6 (1.20%) IIS
3 6 (1.20%) IBM Notes
3 6 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.80%) Documentum
4 4 (0.80%) CMS
4 4 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.60%) Apache Solr
5 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.40%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.40%) Lync
7 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.20%) Jadu
7 1 (0.20%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 54 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 37 (7.41%) MS Office
3 9 (1.80%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.40%) MS Project
6 6 (1.20%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.60%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.60%) SPSS
8 1 (0.20%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.80%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.80%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.40%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Maximo
5 1 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.80%) SaaS
1 4 (0.80%) Office 365
2 3 (0.60%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.40%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.81%) Firewall
2 21 (4.21%) LDAP
3 17 (3.41%) Internet
4 14 (2.81%) SAN
4 14 (2.81%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.81%) LAN
5 13 (2.61%) WAN
6 12 (2.40%) Network Security
7 10 (2.00%) VLAN
8 9 (1.80%) Intranet
9 8 (1.60%) VPN
9 8 (1.60%) DNS
10 6 (1.20%) DHCP
11 5 (1.00%) NAS
11 5 (1.00%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.80%) MPLS
12 4 (0.80%) Extranet
12 4 (0.80%) Wireless
12 4 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.60%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.40%) DB2
5 12 (2.40%) DB2 UDB
5 12 (2.40%) Big Data
6 11 (2.20%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.80%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.20%) MS Access
9 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Power View
9 6 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.00%) EDMS
11 4 (0.80%) Cognos Impromptu
11 4 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 4 (0.80%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.60%) RSpec
2 3 (0.60%) WebDriver
2 3 (0.60%) Selenium
2 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.60%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.60%) Ant
3 2 (0.40%) MSI
3 2 (0.40%) Subversion
3 2 (0.40%) Maven
3 2 (0.40%) JIRA
3 2 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.20%) FishEye
4 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.20%) Gradle
4 1 (0.20%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
General
1 119 (23.85%) Finance
2 34 (6.81%) Legal
3 30 (6.01%) Banking
4 17 (3.41%) Local Government
4 17 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.41%) Law
5 16 (3.21%) Retail
6 14 (2.81%) Marketing
7 7 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.20%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.00%) Automotive
9 5 (1.00%) Back Office
10 3 (0.60%) Publishing
10 3 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.40%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.20%) International Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 110 (22.04%) Analyst
2 79 (15.83%) Consultant
3 57 (11.42%) Architect
4 41 (8.22%) Security Analyst
5 39 (7.82%) Project Manager
6 36 (7.21%) Security Consultant
7 29 (5.81%) Business Analyst
8 26 (5.21%) Security Manager
9 25 (5.01%) Developer
10 20 (4.01%) Information Manager
11 17 (3.41%) Security Architect
11 17 (3.41%) Information Security Consultant
11 17 (3.41%) Support Engineer
11 17 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
12 14 (2.81%) IT Security Analyst
13 13 (2.61%) Information Security Officer
13 13 (2.61%) Security Officer
14 12 (2.40%) Senior Manager
14 12 (2.40%) Information Analyst
15 11 (2.20%) Information Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.61%) HTML
2 22 (4.41%) .NET
3 14 (2.81%) SOAP
4 13 (2.61%) XML
5 10 (2.00%) CSS
6 8 (1.60%) HTML5
7 6 (1.20%) Web Services
8 5 (1.00%) CSS3
9 4 (0.80%) jQuery
10 3 (0.60%) MDX
10 3 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (0.60%) JSP
11 2 (0.40%) Middleware
11 2 (0.40%) SAML
11 2 (0.40%) Ajax
11 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.40%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.40%) SAP PI
11 2 (0.40%) Sass
11 2 (0.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 145 (29.06%) Data Protection Act
2 94 (18.84%) Management Information System
3 55 (11.02%) Freedom of Information
4 46 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (5.81%) Freedom of Information Act
6 21 (4.21%) NHS
6 21 (4.21%) Cryptography
6 21 (4.21%) PKI
7 14 (2.81%) Data Centre
8 13 (2.61%) Data Integration
8 13 (2.61%) CESG
9 12 (2.40%) Smart Meter
10 11 (2.20%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.80%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.40%) iPad
13 6 (1.20%) CESG CLAS
13 6 (1.20%) BYOD
13 6 (1.20%) RMADS
14 5 (1.00%) Life Science
14 5 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.62%) Windows
2 20 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (3.21%) UNIX
4 15 (3.01%) Linux
4 15 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.40%) Windows 7
7 11 (2.20%) Windows 8
7 11 (2.20%) Android
8 7 (1.40%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.00%) Solaris
10 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.40%) CentOS
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (27.66%) Information Security
2 80 (16.03%) Project Management
3 74 (14.83%) Risk Management
4 68 (13.63%) ITIL
5 50 (10.02%) PRINCE2
6 47 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (8.02%) Migration
8 37 (7.41%) Security Management
9 36 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 34 (6.81%) Data Security
11 29 (5.81%) Information Management
11 29 (5.81%) CRM
11 29 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (5.21%) Service Delivery
12 26 (5.21%) Risk Analysis
13 25 (5.01%) Security Architecture
14 24 (4.81%) Change Management
15 23 (4.61%) Programme Management
16 22 (4.41%) Information Assurance
17 21 (4.21%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 85 (17.03%) SQL
2 17 (3.41%) PowerShell
3 16 (3.21%) T-SQL
4 15 (3.01%) Java
5 14 (2.81%) VB
6 10 (2.00%) C#
6 10 (2.00%) PHP
7 8 (1.60%) JavaScript
7 8 (1.60%) Perl
7 8 (1.60%) Python
7 8 (1.60%) Ruby
8 6 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.00%) C++
10 4 (0.80%) C
11 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.60%) VBA
11 3 (0.60%) VBScript
12 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 73 (14.63%) CISSP
2 53 (10.62%) CISM
3 42 (8.42%) Security Cleared
4 27 (5.41%) Degree
5 26 (5.21%) SC Cleared
6 24 (4.81%) CISA
7 19 (3.81%) ISEB
8 10 (2.00%) CRISC
9 9 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.60%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (1.20%) CCNP
11 6 (1.20%) CCNA
11 6 (1.20%) CEH
11 6 (1.20%) ISTQB
12 5 (1.00%) ISACA
12 5 (1.00%) PMI Certification
12 5 (1.00%) MCSE
13 4 (0.80%) A+ Certification
13 4 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (17.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 51 (10.22%) PCI DSS
3 20 (4.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 19 (3.81%) SLA
4 19 (3.81%) QA
5 13 (2.61%) COBIT
6 7 (1.40%) HIPAA
6 7 (1.40%) BS25999
6 7 (1.40%) GMP
7 6 (1.20%) ISO 9001
8 5 (1.00%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.80%) GLP
9 4 (0.80%) GCP
10 3 (0.60%) P3O
11 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 2 (0.40%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.20%) Basel II
12 1 (0.20%) BS7799
12 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (5.01%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (1.00%) Xen
6 4 (0.80%) XenApp
7 2 (0.40%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.40%) XenServer
7 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.20%) IAG
8 1 (0.20%) UAG
8 1 (0.20%) vSphere
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.20%) Snort
8 1 (0.20%) Samba
8 1 (0.20%) VMware GSX
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (2.61%) SCCM
2 10 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 5 (1.00%) SCOM
3 5 (1.00%) SCDPM
3 5 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 4 (0.80%) OpenView
4 4 (0.80%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.60%) Puppet
5 3 (0.60%) Foglight
5 3 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.40%) WSUS
6 2 (0.40%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.40%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.20%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.20%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 71 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.01%) Oracle
3 27 (5.41%) HP
4 26 (5.21%) VMware
5 20 (4.01%) Citrix
6 16 (3.21%) Symantec
7 15 (3.01%) Cisco
8 14 (2.81%) Teradata
9 13 (2.61%) SAP
10 10 (2.00%) IBM
10 10 (2.00%) McAfee
11 9 (1.80%) ArcSight
12 8 (1.60%) Greenplum
13 7 (1.40%) Cyber-Ark
13 7 (1.40%) EMC
14 6 (1.20%) Cognos
14 6 (1.20%) Dell
14 6 (1.20%) Lotus
14 6 (1.20%) Vertica
15 5 (1.00%) Google
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £350 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + £350 Daily Rate
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Rate: £130 - £140 per day
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