The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 18 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 Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 46 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.28% 1.81% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 2.60% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 154 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 72.47% 69.68% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 61 43
Average daily rate £300 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £271 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £738 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.67 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Protection
East Midlands

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Hinckley - 1 - -
Leicester - - - -
Data Protection
East Midlands

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Project Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) HP