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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 386 344 364
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 33 79 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.33% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.88% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 58 50
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£450 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £349 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £700 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £425 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.93 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.82 £16.00 £8.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +100.00%
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
8764 8962 9756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.41% 37.38% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6061 5962 6653
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.35 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -12 5 £475 -24.00%
Brentford - 2 £135 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 59 (96.72%) Data Protection
2 18 (29.51%) Information Security
3 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (24.59%) Finance
4 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (21.31%) PRINCE2
6 12 (19.67%) Project Management
6 12 (19.67%) Freedom of Information
6 12 (19.67%) Information Assurance
7 11 (18.03%) Freedom of Information Act
8 10 (16.39%) Information Management
9 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
9 9 (14.75%) CISSP
9 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
10 8 (13.11%) PCI DSS
10 8 (13.11%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (11.48%) Information Governance
11 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
11 7 (11.48%) Legal
11 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
12 6 (9.84%) NHS
12 6 (9.84%) CISM
12 6 (9.84%) ITIL
12 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
12 6 (9.84%) Degree
13 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
13 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
13 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
13 5 (8.20%) Service Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.28%) Alfresco
2 1 (1.64%) Moodle
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.64%) SAS
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Office
1 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.64%) SPSS
3 1 (1.64%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
1 2 (3.28%) Google Apps
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Intranet
1 2 (3.28%) Network Security
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.28%) ObjectStore
2 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.64%) MS Access
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.64%) NUnit
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 7 (11.48%) Legal
3 3 (4.92%) Local Government
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (22.95%) Project Manager
2 10 (16.39%) Consultant
3 8 (13.11%) Senior Manager
4 7 (11.48%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (11.48%) Security Consultant
4 7 (11.48%) Analyst
4 7 (11.48%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (6.56%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Information Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Information Security Officer
6 3 (4.92%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) Security Officer
7 2 (3.28%) ICT Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Data Protection Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Information Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Data Consultant
7 2 (3.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) ADO
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) WinForms
2 1 (1.64%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Freedom of Information
2 11 (18.03%) Freedom of Information Act
3 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.84%) NHS
5 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.56%) Statistics
6 3 (4.92%) Informatics
7 2 (3.28%) Data Extraction
7 2 (3.28%) Taxonomies
8 1 (1.64%) Replication
8 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.64%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (96.72%) Data Protection
2 18 (29.51%) Information Security
3 14 (22.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (21.31%) PRINCE2
5 12 (19.67%) Project Management
5 12 (19.67%) Information Assurance
6 10 (16.39%) Information Management
7 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.11%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (11.48%) Information Governance
9 7 (11.48%) Programme Management
10 6 (9.84%) ITIL
11 5 (8.20%) Service Management
11 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
11 5 (8.20%) Change Control
11 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
12 4 (6.56%) Analytics
12 4 (6.56%) Validation
13 3 (4.92%) Data Security
13 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) VBA
3 1 (1.64%) C#
3 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) CISSP
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) CISM
2 6 (9.84%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.20%) CISA
4 4 (6.56%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.56%) CCNP
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.64%) SSCP
5 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) CRISC
5 1 (1.64%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.64%) P3O
4 1 (1.64%) COBIT
4 1 (1.64%) QA
4 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) HP
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle
2 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
2 2 (3.28%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) DataFlux
3 1 (1.64%) VMware
3 1 (1.64%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco
3 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.64%) Remedy
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