The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +34.25%
Data Protection Act
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 15.22% 18.84% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 4
Median daily rate £275 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £145 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £353 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%