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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 45 52 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 11 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.23% 0.86% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.24% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £395
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
367 323 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.44% 69.16% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 155 159
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +1.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.66 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £43.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Colchester - 5 £360 -
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (50.00%) MS Office
3 8 (44.44%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) VBA
4 6 (33.33%) J2EE
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) DB2
4 6 (33.33%) MQSeries
4 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) IIS
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) SUSE
7 3 (16.67%) SAP
8 2 (11.11%) UNIX
8 2 (11.11%) Apache
8 2 (11.11%) MySQL

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 6 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 6 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DB2
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Lombardi
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SAP Change Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) SUSE
4 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Transition Management
3 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Test Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
1 6 (33.33%) VBA
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL
4 1 (5.56%) JCL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Avaya