The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 353 351 336
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 55 63 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.26% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.80% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 43 50
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£490 £375 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.66% +12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £211 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £464 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £264 £325
% change year-on-year
+61.13% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £23.25 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £8.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+96.87% -68.00%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7175 7861 8139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.58% 32.38% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4788 5398 5500
Average daily rate £450 £451 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 169 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the London region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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City of London +34 12 £600 +53.45% 1
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Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 126 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 45 (35.71%) Freedom of Information
2 45 (35.71%) Project Management
3 44 (34.92%) Freedom of Information Act
4 36 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 36 (28.57%) ITIL
5 32 (25.40%) PRINCE2
6 29 (23.02%) Finance
7 28 (22.22%) Management Information System
8 27 (21.43%) Degree
9 26 (20.63%) Service Management
9 26 (20.63%) Service Delivery
10 20 (15.87%) Risk Management
10 20 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
12 18 (14.29%) Information Security
13 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (11.11%) PCI DSS
16 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
16 13 (10.32%) Data Modelling
16 13 (10.32%) SQL
16 13 (10.32%) Oracle
17 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
17 12 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
18 11 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
18 11 (8.73%) Java
18 11 (8.73%) Change Control

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (1.59%) SAS
1 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.59%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.79%) IIS
2 1 (0.79%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.76%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.59%) MS Project
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.79%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) Firewall
1 3 (2.38%) Internet
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
2 2 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (0.79%) Wireless
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) DHCP
3 1 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) VPN
3 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) Big Data
2 9 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.97%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.17%) Data Mart
6 4 (3.17%) Star Schema
6 4 (3.17%) DataStage
7 2 (1.59%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.59%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.79%) QlikView
8 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Synon
2 1 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 29 (23.02%) Finance
2 3 (2.38%) Legal
3 2 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Publishing
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (23.02%) Analyst
2 22 (17.46%) Project Manager
3 16 (12.70%) Senior Manager
4 11 (8.73%) Information Manager
5 10 (7.94%) Governance Manager
5 10 (7.94%) Senior Project Manager
5 10 (7.94%) Information Governance Manager
6 9 (7.14%) Architect
7 8 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 8 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.56%) Consultant
8 7 (5.56%) Vendor Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.97%) Service Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Developer
9 5 (3.97%) Designer
9 5 (3.97%) IT Governance Manager
10 4 (3.17%) Solutions Analyst
10 4 (3.17%) Security Manager
10 4 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.17%) EJB
1 4 (3.17%) JSP
1 4 (3.17%) XML
2 2 (1.59%) Synon Analyst Programmer
2 2 (1.59%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (35.71%) Freedom of Information
2 44 (34.92%) Freedom of Information Act
3 28 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
5 9 (7.14%) CESG
6 7 (5.56%) NHS
7 6 (4.76%) PMI
8 2 (1.59%) iSeries
8 2 (1.59%) RMADS
8 2 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
9 1 (0.79%) Clustering
9 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.79%) FMCG
9 1 (0.79%) iPad
9 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) UNIX
2 4 (3.17%) Linux
3 3 (2.38%) Windows
4 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 45 (35.71%) Project Management
3 36 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 36 (28.57%) ITIL
4 32 (25.40%) PRINCE2
5 26 (20.63%) Service Management
5 26 (20.63%) Service Delivery
6 20 (15.87%) Risk Management
6 20 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (14.29%) Information Security
8 17 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (12.70%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (10.32%) Data Modelling
11 11 (8.73%) Change Control
12 10 (7.94%) Data Analysis
13 9 (7.14%) Information Management
13 9 (7.14%) PRINCE
13 9 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
14 8 (6.35%) Analytics
14 8 (6.35%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.32%) SQL
2 11 (8.73%) Java
3 3 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.59%) ABAP
4 2 (1.59%) COBOL
5 1 (0.79%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) C++
5 1 (0.79%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (21.43%) Degree
2 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.38%) CISSP
5 3 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.59%) ISEB
6 2 (1.59%) CISA
6 2 (1.59%) CISM
7 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.79%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.79%) CEH
7 1 (0.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 12 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (7.14%) QA
4 7 (5.56%) COBIT
5 6 (4.76%) SLA
6 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.79%) HIPAA
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (15.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) Oracle
3 6 (4.76%) TOWER Software
4 4 (3.17%) IBM
4 4 (3.17%) SAP
4 4 (3.17%) Teradata
5 3 (2.38%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.59%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.79%) Cognos
7 1 (0.79%) Informatica
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Qualys
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau
7 1 (0.79%) Talend
7 1 (0.79%) Eloqua
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