The 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 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 369 344 308
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -36
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 31 61 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.40% 0.72% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 55 42
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£425 £423 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +16.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £575 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £371 £344
% change year-on-year
-12.45% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+172.41% -3.33%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7675 8520 7926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.57% 37.61% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5228 5976 5569
Average daily rate £465 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 162 162
Average hourly rate £19.18 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +11 4 £440 -0.33% 2
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 22 (33.85%) Freedom of Information
2 22 (33.85%) Information Assurance
3 21 (32.31%) Freedom of Information Act
4 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
5 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
5 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
8 13 (20.00%) Finance
8 13 (20.00%) Project Management
9 12 (18.46%) SQL
9 12 (18.46%) Information Security
10 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
10 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
10 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
11 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
11 10 (15.38%) Data Security
12 9 (13.85%) Legal
12 9 (13.85%) Oracle
12 9 (13.85%) Degree
13 8 (12.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
13 8 (12.31%) ITIL
13 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
14 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (10.77%) Service Management
14 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (10.77%) MS Excel

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 3 (4.62%) IIS
1 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Jadu
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.54%) MS Project
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) SPSS
4 1 (1.54%) Stata
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.54%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.62%) Network Security
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) Extranet
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.54%) Intranet
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.62%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) DataStage
5 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Ant
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
1 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Legal
3 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.77%) Marketing
5 4 (6.15%) Law
6 2 (3.08%) Electronics
6 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Architect
1 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Analyst
3 7 (10.77%) DBA
4 6 (9.23%) Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.08%) Security Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Data Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) ETL Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Security Officer
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) XHTML
1 1 (1.54%) SAML
1 1 (1.54%) Ajax
1 1 (1.54%) jQuery
1 1 (1.54%) HTML5
1 1 (1.54%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (33.85%) Freedom of Information
2 21 (32.31%) Freedom of Information Act
3 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
4 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.69%) CESG
6 4 (6.15%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (4.62%) NHS
7 3 (4.62%) Statistics
8 2 (3.08%) RMADS
8 2 (3.08%) DTV
9 1 (1.54%) GIS
9 1 (1.54%) Replication
9 1 (1.54%) W3C
9 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
9 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 22 (33.85%) Information Assurance
3 17 (26.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Project Management
5 12 (18.46%) Information Security
6 11 (16.92%) PRINCE2
6 11 (16.92%) Service Delivery
7 10 (15.38%) Data Security
7 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.31%) ITIL
9 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (10.77%) Service Management
9 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (10.77%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
10 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.23%) ISMS
11 5 (7.69%) Programme Management
11 5 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) VB
2 1 (1.54%) VBA
2 1 (1.54%) PHP5
2 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.54%) R
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) Postgraduate
4 4 (6.15%) CISSP
5 3 (4.62%) ISEB
5 3 (4.62%) CISM
5 3 (4.62%) ISACA
6 2 (3.08%) CITP
6 2 (3.08%) MBCS
7 1 (1.54%) MCP
7 1 (1.54%) MCDST
7 1 (1.54%) MCITP
7 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (12.31%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 1 (1.54%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.54%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) vSphere
1 1 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.69%) Greenplum
4 4 (6.15%) Teradata
5 2 (3.08%) TOWER Software
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
6 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.54%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Citrix
6 1 (1.54%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.54%) Reuters
6 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.54%) Sophos
6 1 (1.54%) CQG
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