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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 234 239 325
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +86
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 513 511 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.04% 0.97% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.20% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 395 217
Median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £676
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £408
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 21
Median hourly rate £15.21 £16.50 £13.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +19.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.13 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.53%
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
41317 42757 40955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.43% 81.22% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27580 28391 26049
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1057 1189 1143
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £47.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 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 +39 187 £450 +7.14% 55
South East -29 125 £413 -2.94% 40
South West +28 43 £369 +1.72% 11
East Midlands +17 42 £450 +15.38% 3
East of England +2 35 £375 +4.16% 8
West Midlands -31 29 £409 +36.25% 8
Yorkshire +7 25 £350 - 8
North West +10 19 £450 -3.53% 7
North East -25 4 £350 -12.50% 2
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 248 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (17.73%) Finance
3 174 (15.43%) C#
4 170 (15.07%) Data Protection Act
5 159 (14.10%) .NET
6 143 (12.68%) ITIL
7 139 (12.32%) Management Information System
8 138 (12.23%) Information Security
9 129 (11.44%) SQL
10 120 (10.64%) Windows
10 120 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 118 (10.46%) Microsoft
12 117 (10.37%) Project Management
13 105 (9.31%) JavaScript
14 101 (8.95%) SQL Server
15 98 (8.69%) Risk Management
16 95 (8.42%) MVC
16 95 (8.42%) CISSP
17 94 (8.33%) TDD
18 93 (8.24%) Oracle
19 90 (7.98%) Legal
20 89 (7.89%) Security Cleared
21 87 (7.71%) Migration
21 87 (7.71%) PRINCE2
22 83 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 82 (7.27%) Waterfall
24 80 (7.09%) HTML
25 79 (7.00%) SharePoint
26 77 (6.83%) Degree
27 74 (6.56%) CISM

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 79 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.39%) MS Exchange
3 26 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (1.68%) CMS
5 14 (1.24%) Apache
5 14 (1.24%) IIS
5 14 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 10 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (0.71%) WordPress
9 7 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.53%) Confluence
10 6 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.44%) Joomla!
11 5 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.44%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 67 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 37 (3.28%) MS Office
3 18 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 14 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.80%) MS Project
7 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.089%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.089%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 53 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (1.60%) Eloqua
4 5 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.35%) Magento
5 4 (0.35%) Maximo
6 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.27%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.18%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.18%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.089%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.089%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.089%) Orchard Housing
8 1 (0.089%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.089%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.22%) Office 365
4 7 (0.62%) IaaS
5 6 (0.53%) SaaS
6 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.27%) PaaS
8 3 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.27%) Yammer
9 1 (0.089%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.089%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.089%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 47 (4.17%) Firewall
2 34 (3.01%) SAN
3 33 (2.93%) DNS
4 32 (2.84%) Network Security
5 28 (2.48%) Internet
6 27 (2.39%) LAN
7 25 (2.22%) WAN
8 19 (1.68%) SSL
9 14 (1.24%) Intranet
10 13 (1.15%) DHCP
10 13 (1.15%) MPLS
10 13 (1.15%) Wireless
11 12 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (1.06%) TCP/IP
12 8 (0.71%) BGP
12 8 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (0.71%) NFC
12 8 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (0.71%) Wireless Security
13 7 (0.62%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 32 (2.84%) MySQL
3 30 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (1.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (1.68%) Relational Database
7 16 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
9 14 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.15%) DB2
11 12 (1.06%) Big Data
11 12 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (0.89%) MongoDB
14 8 (0.71%) OLAP
14 8 (0.71%) Redis
14 8 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (0.62%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.68%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.33%) Selenium
5 13 (1.15%) JIRA
6 10 (0.89%) JUnit
6 10 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 10 (0.89%) SpecFlow
6 10 (0.89%) WebDriver
7 8 (0.71%) SonarQube
8 7 (0.62%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.62%) Maven
9 6 (0.53%) GitLab
9 6 (0.53%) gulp
9 6 (0.53%) Protractor
9 6 (0.53%) Subversion
10 4 (0.35%) Gradle
10 4 (0.35%) JMeter
10 4 (0.35%) JProfiler
10 4 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 200 (17.73%) Finance
2 90 (7.98%) Legal
3 67 (5.94%) Banking
4 40 (3.55%) Marketing
5 39 (3.46%) Retail
6 37 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 34 (3.01%) Law
8 15 (1.33%) Publishing
9 12 (1.06%) Local Government
10 11 (0.98%) French Language
11 9 (0.80%) Back Office
12 7 (0.62%) Billing
13 5 (0.44%) Advertising
13 5 (0.44%) Games
13 5 (0.44%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.35%) Automotive
15 3 (0.27%) German Language
15 3 (0.27%) Italian Language
15 3 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 233 (20.66%) Developer
2 191 (16.93%) Analyst
3 129 (11.44%) Architect
4 81 (7.18%) Business Analyst
5 68 (6.03%) Project Manager
6 66 (5.85%) Consultant
7 55 (4.88%) C# Developer
8 45 (3.99%) Security Manager
8 45 (3.99%) Systems Analyst
9 41 (3.63%) Security Architect
10 40 (3.55%) Administrator
11 38 (3.37%) CRM Developer
12 36 (3.19%) Information Manager
13 35 (3.10%) .NET Developer
14 34 (3.01%) Security Consultant
15 31 (2.75%) Security Analyst
16 29 (2.57%) Network Engineer
16 29 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
17 27 (2.39%) Information Security Manager
18 26 (2.30%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (14.10%) .NET
2 80 (7.09%) HTML
3 62 (5.50%) CSS
4 57 (5.05%) AngularJS
5 47 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 40 (3.55%) XML
7 38 (3.37%) HTML5
8 35 (3.10%) jQuery
9 34 (3.01%) WCF
10 33 (2.93%) SOAP
11 27 (2.39%) CSS3
12 26 (2.30%) Web Services
13 23 (2.04%) Silverlight
14 22 (1.95%) .NET Framework
15 20 (1.77%) Node.js
16 17 (1.51%) Entity Framework
17 16 (1.42%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (1.15%) REST
19 11 (0.98%) Express
19 11 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 170 (15.07%) Data Protection Act
2 139 (12.32%) Management Information System
3 65 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (4.79%) Freedom of Information
5 47 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 42 (3.72%) NHS
7 33 (2.93%) Freedom of Information Act
8 31 (2.75%) CESG
9 22 (1.95%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.86%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.86%) User Experience
11 17 (1.51%) LPAR
12 16 (1.42%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.15%) Computer Science
14 10 (0.89%) Driving Licence
14 10 (0.89%) PKI
15 9 (0.80%) EMV
16 8 (0.71%) Contactless
16 8 (0.71%) Mathematics
16 8 (0.71%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 120 (10.64%) Windows
2 63 (5.59%) Linux
3 49 (4.34%) Windows Server
4 47 (4.17%) Unix
5 42 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (2.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.77%) Windows 7
9 14 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 12 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.98%) Solaris
12 7 (0.62%) AIX
12 7 (0.62%) Android
12 7 (0.62%) CentOS
13 5 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
13 5 (0.44%) SUSE
13 5 (0.44%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.35%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.18%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (21.99%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (12.68%) ITIL
3 138 (12.23%) Information Security
4 120 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 117 (10.37%) Project Management
6 98 (8.69%) Risk Management
7 95 (8.42%) MVC
8 94 (8.33%) TDD
9 87 (7.71%) Migration
9 87 (7.71%) PRINCE2
10 82 (7.27%) Waterfall
11 69 (6.12%) CRM
12 61 (5.41%) Service Management
13 56 (4.96%) Information Assurance
14 52 (4.61%) BDD
15 47 (4.17%) Service Delivery
16 46 (4.08%) Data Management
16 46 (4.08%) Security Management
17 45 (3.99%) SDLC
17 45 (3.99%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 174 (15.43%) C#
2 129 (11.44%) SQL
3 105 (9.31%) JavaScript
4 53 (4.70%) Java
5 28 (2.48%) PHP
6 22 (1.95%) PowerShell
7 21 (1.86%) VB
8 20 (1.77%) Ruby
9 16 (1.42%) Python
10 13 (1.15%) C++
11 12 (1.06%) C
12 10 (0.89%) Perl
13 9 (0.80%) Bash Shell
13 9 (0.80%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.62%) FQL
15 6 (0.53%) ES6
16 5 (0.44%) Korn
17 4 (0.35%) ABAP
17 4 (0.35%) VB6
17 4 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (8.42%) CISSP
2 89 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 77 (6.83%) Degree
4 74 (6.56%) CISM
5 70 (6.21%) SC Cleared
6 43 (3.81%) CISA
7 38 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
9 25 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
10 24 (2.13%) CCNP
11 20 (1.77%) RHCE
12 18 (1.60%) APMP
13 17 (1.51%) ISEB
13 17 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (1.42%) CRISC
15 15 (1.33%) RHCA
16 14 (1.24%) CCNA
17 13 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
17 13 (1.15%) CLAS
18 11 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (7.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 59 (5.23%) PCI DSS
3 29 (2.57%) QA
4 24 (2.13%) SLA
5 19 (1.68%) Data Quality
6 14 (1.24%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 14 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 10 (0.89%) JSP 440
8 9 (0.80%) MiFID
9 8 (0.71%) FATCA
10 6 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.53%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.53%) ISO27002
11 5 (0.44%) COBIT
11 5 (0.44%) HL7
11 5 (0.44%) UCITS
12 4 (0.35%) ISAE 3402
13 3 (0.27%) ISO22301
14 2 (0.18%) ISO27005
14 2 (0.18%) SDET
System Software
1 62 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (1.24%) vSphere
5 10 (0.89%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.62%) Docker
7 6 (0.53%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.44%) DFS Replication
8 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.35%) XenApp
10 3 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.18%) Firmware
11 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.089%) HDFS
12 1 (0.089%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.089%) Postfix
12 1 (0.089%) Samba
12 1 (0.089%) vCloud
12 1 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (1.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 18 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 17 (1.51%) Puppet
4 15 (1.33%) SCCM
5 13 (1.15%) SCOM
6 12 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.89%) Ansible
8 7 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
9 6 (0.53%) SCSM
10 5 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.35%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.27%) Bareos
12 3 (0.27%) CA Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.27%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.27%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.27%) SCVMM
12 3 (0.27%) WSUS
12 3 (0.27%) yum
13 2 (0.18%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 118 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 93 (8.24%) Oracle
3 59 (5.23%) Cisco
4 41 (3.63%) IBM
5 32 (2.84%) VMware
6 31 (2.75%) Citrix
7 30 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 24 (2.13%) HP
8 24 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.95%) CheckPoint
10 17 (1.51%) Hyperion
10 17 (1.51%) SAP
11 13 (1.15%) Symantec
12 12 (1.06%) Dell
12 12 (1.06%) NetApp
12 12 (1.06%) ServiceNow
13 10 (0.89%) Tableau
14 9 (0.80%) Brocade
14 9 (0.80%) Sitecore
14 9 (0.80%) Veritas
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