The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 106 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% - 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -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
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
477 482 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.81% 30.14% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 346 206
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £9.08 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.93 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (80.00%) Finance
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (50.00%) Legal
5 5 (50.00%) CCA
6 4 (40.00%) CISSP
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) VBA
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
6 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security
6 4 (40.00%) CISA
6 4 (40.00%) CISM
6 4 (40.00%) Change Management
6 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (40.00%) Data Management
6 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (40.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (20.00%) Law
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Information Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Junior
3 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Document Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) Contingency Planning
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Change Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 4 (40.00%) Operations Management
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
6 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
6 2 (20.00%) Kanban
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCA
2 4 (40.00%) CISA
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) ISACA
4 1 (10.00%) CRISC
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft