The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 32 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.62% 1.40% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.74% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £283 £142 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.94% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £35.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -52.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +5.53%
Data Protection
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 230 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 81.78% 80.70% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 137 154
Median daily rate £375 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £16.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £37.50 £38.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) MiFID
2 7 (43.75%) FATCA
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 4 (25.00%) UCITS
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (12.50%) NHS
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (6.25%) Retail

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) MiFID Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Field Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
5 1 (6.25%) ETL
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
1 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) MiFID
2 7 (43.75%) FATCA
3 4 (25.00%) UCITS
4 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) VMware