The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 22 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.66% 1.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 1.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate £500 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £355
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
Data Protection
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 160 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 80.93% 76.19% 64.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 87 42
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £230 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Data Protection
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (84.62%) Risk Management
2 10 (76.92%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (61.54%) Data Management
3 8 (61.54%) Information Management
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
5 3 (23.08%) Compliance Audit
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) CISA
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.69%) Legal
7 1 (7.69%) CISSP
7 1 (7.69%) GSEC
7 1 (7.69%) Banking
7 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) SIEM
7 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (7.69%) CLAS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Security Advisor
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Advisor
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Risk Management
2 8 (61.54%) Data Management
2 8 (61.54%) Information Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Compliance Audit
4 3 (23.08%) Information Assurance
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.69%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.69%) CISA
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CLAS
2 1 (7.69%) GSEC
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared