The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 114 127 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.11% 0.044% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.15% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -19.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £18.82 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-28.27% +21.43%
Data Protection Act
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
617 686 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 33.41% 30.50% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 398 383
Median daily rate £388 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.30% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 47 51
Median hourly rate £39.13 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft