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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.87% 1.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £475 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £353
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
Data Protection
East of England

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
407 473 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.66% 74.49% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 255 254
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Watford -2 1 £375 -28.57%
St Albans - 1 £475 -
Data Protection
East of England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 14 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (68.75%) Oracle
3 10 (62.50%) Advertising
4 8 (50.00%) Data Architecture
4 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (50.00%) ERP
4 8 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (43.75%) SDLC
5 7 (43.75%) IBM
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 7 (43.75%) Maximo
5 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 5 (31.25%) SOA
7 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
7 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
8 4 (25.00%) Data Management
9 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 3 (18.75%) MS Office
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 5 (31.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Maximo
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (62.50%) Advertising
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (37.50%) Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 2 (12.50%) IT Support
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Officer
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Support
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (31.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 8 (50.00%) ERP
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
2 7 (43.75%) TOGAF
3 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) SOA
4 4 (25.00%) Data Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 1 (6.25%) Infobright
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Vertica