The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +34.25%
Data Protection Act
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Lincolnshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
29 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 48.33% 32.08% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Median daily rate £400 £188 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £161 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £321 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -56.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lincolnshire region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire