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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 77 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 24 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.54% 0.075% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.087% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 6
Average daily rate £410 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 - £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.84% -15.14%
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
1333 1151 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 85.83% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 790 660
Average daily rate £425 £365 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Average hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £29.40 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Service Design
4 14 (31.82%) Java
5 13 (29.55%) DevOps
6 10 (22.73%) CISSP
6 10 (22.73%) CISA
6 10 (22.73%) CISM
6 10 (22.73%) Information Security
6 10 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (22.73%) JIRA
6 10 (22.73%) Confluence
7 9 (20.45%) yum
7 9 (20.45%) Puppet
7 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
7 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
7 9 (20.45%) Degree
7 9 (20.45%) Maven
7 9 (20.45%) SOA
7 9 (20.45%) C#
7 9 (20.45%) .NET
7 9 (20.45%) JUnit
7 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
7 9 (20.45%) Microservices
7 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
7 9 (20.45%) ISACA
7 9 (20.45%) Bareos
7 9 (20.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (20.45%) Liquibase
7 9 (20.45%) SonarQube

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 10 (22.73%) Confluence
2 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (6.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) 3G
1 1 (2.27%) 4G
1 1 (2.27%) CTI
1 1 (2.27%) H.323
1 1 (2.27%) LAN
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
1 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.82%) Base SAS
2 3 (6.82%) OLAP
2 3 (6.82%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (6.82%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (6.82%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) JIRA
2 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.45%) JUnit
2 9 (20.45%) Liquibase
2 9 (20.45%) Maven
2 9 (20.45%) SonarQube
2 9 (20.45%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Law
3 4 (9.09%) Legal
3 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Architect
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Security Specialist
3 5 (11.36%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Information Specialist
5 3 (6.82%) Programme Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) Programmer
5 3 (6.82%) SAS Administrator
5 3 (6.82%) SAS Programmer
5 3 (6.82%) Service Architect
6 2 (4.55%) CISSP Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Lead Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 5 (11.36%) CSS
2 5 (11.36%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Project Management
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) Service Design
4 13 (29.55%) DevOps
5 10 (22.73%) Information Security
6 9 (20.45%) Microservices
6 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.45%) SOA
7 7 (15.91%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) Contingency Planning
9 5 (11.36%) Data Management
9 5 (11.36%) Open Source
9 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.09%) Computer Security
10 4 (9.09%) Kanban
10 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
10 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) C#
3 5 (11.36%) C++
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.36%) Python
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
4 4 (9.09%) VBA
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) CISA
1 10 (22.73%) CISM
1 10 (22.73%) CISSP
2 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 9 (20.45%) ISACA
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) CEH
4 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 4 (9.09%) CCA
6 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
7 1 (2.27%) MCSE
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Bareos
1 9 (20.45%) Puppet
1 9 (20.45%) yum
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.27%) Avaya
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Genesys