The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 53 52 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 0.76% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.03% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £405 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-60.86% +191.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
519 487 537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.16% 74.35% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 255 299
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 45 26
Median hourly rate £45.71 £37.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.88% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.25 £14.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
St Albans +7 2 £120 -74.73% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £600 -
Hatfield - 2 £405 - 1
Letchworth - 1 £220 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
3 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (23.53%) SSL
3 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 4 (23.53%) LAMP
3 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (23.53%) Clustering
4 3 (17.65%) Data Security
4 3 (17.65%) Quality Management
4 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) RHCE
4 3 (17.65%) Internet

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (35.29%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
4 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Firewall
1 4 (23.53%) SSL
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (5.88%) IPsec
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Data Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Data Manager
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Data Manager
2 3 (17.65%) SAP Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Security Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Security Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) LAMP
1 4 (23.53%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
3 1 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
1 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Coaching
2 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
2 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (17.65%) Data Conversion
2 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
2 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Data Security
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) SOA
2 3 (17.65%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) Perl
1 5 (29.41%) Python
1 5 (29.41%) Ruby
2 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C#
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Salt
3 2 (11.76%) Nagios
3 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Forcepoint
1 3 (17.65%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore