The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 77 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 21 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.42% 0.90% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.04% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 4
Average daily rate £463 £700 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.92% +91.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £630 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £800 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +17.95%
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
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1236 965 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.74% 86.39% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 699 471
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £35.00 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 19 (61.29%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) DevOps
3 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) Maven
4 14 (45.16%) JIRA
4 14 (45.16%) SOA
4 14 (45.16%) Jenkins
4 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
4 14 (45.16%) Confluence
4 14 (45.16%) Microservices
5 13 (41.94%) Bareos
5 13 (41.94%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (41.94%) yum
5 13 (41.94%) Puppet
5 13 (41.94%) Liquibase
5 13 (41.94%) SonarQube
5 13 (41.94%) JUnit
6 12 (38.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
6 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) .NET
8 5 (16.13%) C#
8 5 (16.13%) C++
8 5 (16.13%) Ruby
8 5 (16.13%) Law
8 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Python
8 5 (16.13%) Open Source

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (45.16%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 3G
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
1 1 (3.23%) CTI
1 1 (3.23%) H.323
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Base SAS
1 4 (12.90%) OLAP
1 4 (12.90%) OLAP Cube
1 4 (12.90%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (12.90%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Git (software)
1 14 (45.16%) Jenkins
1 14 (45.16%) JIRA
1 14 (45.16%) Maven
2 13 (41.94%) JUnit
2 13 (41.94%) Liquibase
2 13 (41.94%) SonarQube
2 13 (41.94%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (16.13%) Law
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Architect
2 9 (29.03%) DevOps Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Programme Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) SAS Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) SAS Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Service Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) UAT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) UAT Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XML Messaging
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) jQuery
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) WSDL
3 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) DevOps
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Microservices
3 14 (45.16%) SOA
4 12 (38.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (29.03%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Open Source
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL V3
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (9.68%) Coaching
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Service Management
9 2 (6.45%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 5 (16.13%) C#
2 5 (16.13%) C++
2 5 (16.13%) Python
2 5 (16.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Bareos
1 13 (41.94%) Puppet
1 13 (41.94%) yum
2 1 (3.23%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) Piwik
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.23%) Avaya
2 1 (3.23%) Citrix
2 1 (3.23%) Genesys