The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Leeds region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 72 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £345 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
915 578 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 78.41% 75.56% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 309 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £434 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £24.10 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Protection
West Yorkshire

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) SQL
1 11 (47.83%) Data Protection Act
1 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
2 9 (39.13%) Ruby
2 9 (39.13%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (34.78%) Back Office
3 8 (34.78%) Information Management
3 8 (34.78%) Knowledge Management
3 8 (34.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) Freedom of Information
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (30.43%) Kanban
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (26.09%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) ETL
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) NHS
7 4 (17.39%) VMware
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) vSphere
8 3 (13.04%) Marketing

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Workday HCM
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) VLAN
2 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.04%) MySQL
General
1 8 (34.78%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Administrator
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Storage Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) DBA
2 3 (13.04%) VMWare Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Integration Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Business Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 8 (34.78%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (8.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (34.78%) Management Information System
2 8 (34.78%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (17.39%) NHS
4 3 (13.04%) Replication
4 3 (13.04%) Clustering
5 2 (8.70%) Data Extraction
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) HPUX
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Information Management
1 8 (34.78%) Knowledge Management
1 8 (34.78%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (30.43%) Kanban
3 6 (26.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (26.09%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Insight
5 2 (8.70%) Data Security
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Information Security
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Data Management
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) B2C
5 2 (8.70%) Business Development
5 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) Ruby
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (13.04%) VCAP
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Percona
3 3 (13.04%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix