The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 59 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.92% 0.73% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.07% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £368 £225 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 281 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 75.96% 68.37% 66.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 142 145
Average daily rate £400 £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £451 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 55 39
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £27.48 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £43.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region.

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Essex region.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - 4 - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Billericay - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (84.62%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Data Security
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Apache
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Foglight
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) NHS
4 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Change Manager
2 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
2 2 (15.38%) Change Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Clinical Coder
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Trainer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (15.38%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Security
1 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Transition Management
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Foglight
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle