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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 370 330 334
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 33 65 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.77% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 35
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£400 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.77% +11.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.71 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+106.66% -
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
7742 8397 8528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.93% 37.11% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5353 5935 5878
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -5 4 £445 +4.09%
Croydon - 3 £425 -
Stanmore - 1 £400 - 2
Southwark - 1 £238 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (30.77%) Freedom of Information
3 19 (29.23%) Freedom of Information Act
3 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
4 18 (27.69%) Information Security
5 16 (24.62%) Finance
5 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
6 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (18.46%) Information Assurance
7 12 (18.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (18.46%) SQL
8 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
8 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.92%) Data Security
8 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
9 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
9 10 (15.38%) Information Management
9 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
10 9 (13.85%) Degree
10 9 (13.85%) Oracle
10 9 (13.85%) CISSP
10 9 (13.85%) Project Management
10 9 (13.85%) Legal
11 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.77%) Risk Management
12 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (10.77%) MS Excel

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.54%) Jadu
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) MS Project
4 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.54%) SPSS
5 1 (1.54%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) Network Security
2 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) Intranet
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.54%) DNS
4 1 (1.54%) Extranet
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) Big Data
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
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 Analysis Services
4 3 (4.62%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.54%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.54%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.54%) Ant
1 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.54%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Legal
3 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.15%) Law
4 4 (6.15%) Marketing
5 2 (3.08%) Local Government
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.31%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) DBA
4 6 (9.23%) Architect
4 6 (9.23%) Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Security Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Information Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Information Security Officer
7 3 (4.62%) Security Officer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Security Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) HTML5
1 1 (1.54%) CSS3
1 1 (1.54%) Ajax
1 1 (1.54%) jQuery
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) .NET
1 1 (1.54%) XHTML
1 1 (1.54%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Freedom of Information
2 19 (29.23%) Freedom of Information Act
3 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
5 5 (7.69%) CESG
6 4 (6.15%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.62%) NHS
8 2 (3.08%) RMADS
8 2 (3.08%) Statistics
9 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.54%) User Experience
9 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.54%) DTV
9 1 (1.54%) W3C
9 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 18 (27.69%) Information Security
3 12 (18.46%) Information Assurance
3 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.92%) Data Security
5 10 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 10 (15.38%) Information Management
6 9 (13.85%) Project Management
7 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
8 7 (10.77%) Risk Management
8 7 (10.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (9.23%) ISMS
9 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (7.69%) Security Architecture
10 5 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) PHP5
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
2 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (29.23%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (13.85%) Degree
3 9 (13.85%) CISSP
4 6 (9.23%) CISM
5 4 (6.15%) ISEB
5 4 (6.15%) Postgraduate
6 3 (4.62%) ISACA
7 2 (3.08%) CISA
7 2 (3.08%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.08%) MBCS
7 2 (3.08%) CITP
8 1 (1.54%) CRISC
8 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.54%) MCSE
8 1 (1.54%) MCP
8 1 (1.54%) CCNP
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.08%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.08%) P3O
4 1 (1.54%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.54%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Greenplum
4 4 (6.15%) Teradata
5 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.08%) SAP
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco
6 1 (1.54%) Remedy
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
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