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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Rank 81 80 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 7 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.64% 1.19% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.41% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 6
Median daily rate £375 £463 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -33.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-64.13% +191.69%

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
923 1205 1005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.37% 84.15% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 833 715
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £10.20 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £19.47 £31.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 8 (50.00%) Service Design
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) Billing
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) MCSE
6 3 (18.75%) SAN
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) EMC
6 3 (18.75%) Brocade
6 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
7 2 (12.50%) KYC
7 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) User Stories
7 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation

Data Protection
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 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 2 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Hudson
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (37.50%) Billing
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Support
4 1 (6.25%) Deskside Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Developer in Test
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Apache CXF
1 2 (12.50%) REST
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (18.75%) SUSE
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Service Design
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Build Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Open Source
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) CCA
4 1 (6.25%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Brocade
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix