The first table below looks at the demand for Data Protection skills 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies 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
Rank 281 296 293
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 129 119 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.64% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 88 80
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£450 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £13.46 £23.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.50% +3.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -46.23%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18021 18552 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.80% 76.41% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12558 12874 12943
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 382
Average hourly rate £20.35 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Protection
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 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
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 +33 26 £475 +25.82% 11
Uxbridge - 1 £550 -
Harrow - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
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 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.

1 126 (49.61%) Data Protection Act
2 72 (28.35%) Finance
3 59 (23.23%) Project Management
4 50 (19.69%) Freedom of Information
5 45 (17.72%) ITIL
6 44 (17.32%) Freedom of Information Act
7 43 (16.93%) Microsoft
8 41 (16.14%) Information Security
9 40 (15.75%) Management Information System
10 39 (15.35%) PRINCE2
11 37 (14.57%) Service Management
11 37 (14.57%) Information Assurance
12 36 (14.17%) Service Delivery
13 32 (12.60%) Degree
14 31 (12.20%) Active Directory
15 29 (11.42%) SQL
16 28 (11.02%) Risk Management
16 28 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (10.63%) Banking
18 26 (10.24%) Windows
19 25 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (9.45%) Firewall
21 23 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
22 21 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
22 21 (8.27%) Oracle
22 21 (8.27%) MS Excel
23 20 (7.87%) Data Modelling
23 20 (7.87%) SQL Server
23 20 (7.87%) Security Cleared
24 19 (7.48%) QA

Data Protection
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 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.72%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.54%) IIS
4 8 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.36%) Lync
6 4 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.79%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.79%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.79%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.91%) MS Office
3 4 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (1.57%) MS Project
4 3 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.39%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.39%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.39%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.45%) Firewall
2 18 (7.09%) DNS
3 14 (5.51%) SAN
4 13 (5.12%) TCP/IP
5 11 (4.33%) LAN
5 11 (4.33%) DHCP
6 10 (3.94%) VPN
7 9 (3.54%) OSPF
8 8 (3.15%) VLAN
8 8 (3.15%) WAN
9 7 (2.76%) Wireless
9 7 (2.76%) Internet
9 7 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (2.36%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (2.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (1.97%) IPsec
11 5 (1.97%) BGP
11 5 (1.97%) WLAN
11 5 (1.97%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.72%) Big Data
4 10 (3.94%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.97%) Star Schema
8 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.57%) Data Mart
9 4 (1.57%) DataStage
10 3 (1.18%) MySQL
10 3 (1.18%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.79%) SAP BI
11 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.79%) SAP HANA
11 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Synon
2 1 (0.39%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.39%) NUnit
2 1 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 72 (28.35%) Finance
2 27 (10.63%) Banking
3 19 (7.48%) Legal
4 9 (3.54%) Marketing
5 8 (3.15%) Law
6 6 (2.36%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.97%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.97%) Retail
8 4 (1.57%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.18%) International Banking
9 3 (1.18%) Local Government
10 2 (0.79%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.79%) Advertising
10 2 (0.79%) Games
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (25.59%) Analyst
2 33 (12.99%) Architect
3 31 (12.20%) Project Manager
4 20 (7.87%) Security Analyst
5 19 (7.48%) Consultant
6 18 (7.09%) Senior Manager
7 17 (6.69%) Data Analyst
7 17 (6.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 14 (5.51%) Information Manager
8 14 (5.51%) Business Analyst
9 11 (4.33%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (4.33%) Developer
10 10 (3.94%) Information Governance Manager
10 10 (3.94%) Information Security Analyst
10 10 (3.94%) Information Analyst
10 10 (3.94%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.94%) Governance Manager
11 9 (3.54%) Security Manager
12 7 (2.76%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.76%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.15%) .NET
2 5 (1.97%) XML
3 4 (1.57%) EJB
3 4 (1.57%) JSP
4 2 (0.79%) Synon Analyst Programmer
4 2 (0.79%) Middleware
4 2 (0.79%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.79%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.39%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.39%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.39%) HTML
5 1 (0.39%) J2EE
5 1 (0.39%) XSL
5 1 (0.39%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.39%) WCF
5 1 (0.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 126 (49.61%) Data Protection Act
2 50 (19.69%) Freedom of Information
3 44 (17.32%) Freedom of Information Act
4 40 (15.75%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.12%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.72%) Replication
7 10 (3.94%) Open Source
7 10 (3.94%) CESG
8 9 (3.54%) NHS
9 8 (3.15%) AS400
9 8 (3.15%) Clustering
10 6 (2.36%) PMI
11 5 (1.97%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.97%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.97%) Statistics
11 5 (1.97%) Fat Client
12 3 (1.18%) Mainframe
12 3 (1.18%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
13 2 (0.79%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.24%) Windows
2 15 (5.91%) Linux
3 14 (5.51%) UNIX
4 10 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.97%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.57%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.57%) SUSE
8 3 (1.18%) AIX
9 2 (0.79%) VME
9 2 (0.79%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.79%) MVS
9 2 (0.79%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.39%) Solaris
10 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (23.23%) Project Management
2 45 (17.72%) ITIL
3 41 (16.14%) Information Security
4 39 (15.35%) PRINCE2
5 37 (14.57%) Service Management
5 37 (14.57%) Information Assurance
6 36 (14.17%) Service Delivery
7 28 (11.02%) Risk Management
7 28 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (9.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (8.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (7.87%) Data Modelling
12 15 (5.91%) Migration
12 15 (5.91%) TOGAF
12 15 (5.91%) Analytics
13 14 (5.51%) Agile Project Management
13 14 (5.51%) Change Control
13 14 (5.51%) Data Management
13 14 (5.51%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.42%) SQL
2 18 (7.09%) Java
3 7 (2.76%) C#
4 6 (2.36%) C++
5 5 (1.97%) C
5 5 (1.97%) Python
5 5 (1.97%) Ruby
6 4 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.79%) ABAP
7 2 (0.79%) COBOL
8 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.39%) VBA
8 1 (0.39%) R
8 1 (0.39%) Scala
8 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (12.60%) Degree
2 20 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.91%) CISSP
4 10 (3.94%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.54%) CISM
6 6 (2.36%) PMI Certification
6 6 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.97%) CISA
7 5 (1.97%) CCNP
8 4 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.18%) ISEB
10 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.39%) CRISC
11 1 (0.39%) GIAC
11 1 (0.39%) CCSA
11 1 (0.39%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.48%) QA
1 19 (7.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.69%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.54%) COBIT
4 7 (2.76%) ISO 9001
5 6 (2.36%) SLA
6 4 (1.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.39%) GxP
7 1 (0.39%) HIPAA
System Software
1 31 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.51%) Hyper-V
3 13 (5.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.33%) vSphere
5 5 (1.97%) Xen
6 4 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (1.57%) XenApp
6 4 (1.57%) SRDF
6 4 (1.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 4 (1.57%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.39%) NLBS
7 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.39%) XenServer
7 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (4.33%) Tivoli
1 11 (4.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 10 (3.94%) SCOrch
3 4 (1.57%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.57%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.18%) SCCM
4 3 (1.18%) SCOM
5 2 (0.79%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.79%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.79%) WSUS
5 2 (0.79%) OpenView
5 2 (0.79%) SCDPM
5 2 (0.79%) SCSM
6 1 (0.39%) MOM
6 1 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.27%) Oracle
3 16 (6.30%) VMware
4 14 (5.51%) Citrix
5 13 (5.12%) Cisco
6 11 (4.33%) IBM
7 10 (3.94%) HP
7 10 (3.94%) SAP
8 9 (3.54%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.15%) Symantec
10 7 (2.76%) Business Objects
11 6 (2.36%) Dell
11 6 (2.36%) EMC
11 6 (2.36%) TOWER Software
12 5 (1.97%) NetApp
12 5 (1.97%) Qualys
13 4 (1.57%) Splunk
13 4 (1.57%) Brocade
13 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.57%) Avaya
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