The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 299 300 276
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 114 114 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.48% 0.46% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.59% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 92 83
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £336 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.39% -10.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 7
Average hourly rate £15.77 - £22.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.61 - £20.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 - £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.38% -5.26%
Data Protection
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18425 19298 17265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.40% 77.61% 75.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13562 13504 11825
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 242 306
Average hourly rate £22.13 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.56% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +17 35 £488 +18.90% 8
Canary Wharf - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 127 (45.85%) Data Protection Act
2 67 (24.19%) Information Assurance
3 62 (22.38%) Project Management
4 59 (21.30%) Finance
4 59 (21.30%) PRINCE2
5 58 (20.94%) Information Security
6 52 (18.77%) Management Information System
7 49 (17.69%) ITIL
7 49 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (16.61%) Security Cleared
9 39 (14.08%) Freedom of Information
9 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
11 35 (12.64%) Windows
12 34 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (11.91%) Freedom of Information Act
14 30 (10.83%) CISSP
15 28 (10.11%) Degree
16 27 (9.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 27 (9.75%) Service Management
16 27 (9.75%) Active Directory
17 25 (9.03%) SC Cleared
18 24 (8.66%) Service Delivery
18 24 (8.66%) Firewall
19 23 (8.30%) Risk Management
19 23 (8.30%) Hyper-V
20 22 (7.94%) MS Excel
21 21 (7.58%) Law
21 21 (7.58%) Agile Project Management
22 20 (7.22%) DNS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 16 (5.78%) SharePoint
1 16 (5.78%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (3.97%) IIS
4 8 (2.89%) Lync
5 3 (1.08%) CMS
5 3 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.08%) Drupal
6 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.36%) SAS
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.36%) Jetty
6 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.69%) MS Office
3 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.72%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.36%) InDesign
5 1 (0.36%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.36%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.66%) Firewall
2 20 (7.22%) DNS
3 16 (5.78%) DHCP
4 14 (5.05%) Fibre Channel
4 14 (5.05%) SAN
5 13 (4.69%) Wireless
5 13 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (4.33%) LAN
6 12 (4.33%) Internet
7 10 (3.61%) TCP/IP
7 10 (3.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (3.25%) VPN
8 9 (3.25%) WLAN
8 9 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (2.89%) OSPF
9 8 (2.89%) IPsec
9 8 (2.89%) BGP
10 7 (2.53%) Network Security
11 5 (1.81%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (1.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (3.25%) Big Data
4 7 (2.53%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.44%) DataStage
7 3 (1.08%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.08%) MS Access
7 3 (1.08%) Star Schema
7 3 (1.08%) Data Mart
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.72%) VLDB
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (2.53%) Jenkins
1 7 (2.53%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.36%) TestLink
3 1 (0.36%) Geb
3 1 (0.36%) JMeter
3 1 (0.36%) JUnit
3 1 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.36%) NUnit
3 1 (0.36%) WATIR
3 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.36%) Sahi
3 1 (0.36%) Mocha
General
1 59 (21.30%) Finance
2 21 (7.58%) Law
3 16 (5.78%) Banking
4 15 (5.42%) Legal
5 11 (3.97%) Marketing
6 8 (2.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.81%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.81%) Local Government
7 5 (1.81%) Retail
8 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.72%) Electronics
8 2 (0.72%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.36%) German Language
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (23.83%) Analyst
2 42 (15.16%) Architect
3 40 (14.44%) Project Manager
4 28 (10.11%) Senior Manager
5 26 (9.39%) Security Analyst
6 21 (7.58%) Senior Project Manager
7 20 (7.22%) Consultant
8 19 (6.86%) Data Analyst
8 19 (6.86%) Information Analyst
9 17 (6.14%) Information Security Analyst
10 16 (5.78%) Infrastructure Architect
11 15 (5.42%) Business Analyst
11 15 (5.42%) Security Manager
12 12 (4.33%) Information Manager
13 11 (3.97%) Designer
14 10 (3.61%) Security Specialist
14 10 (3.61%) Governance Manager
15 9 (3.25%) Information Governance Manager
16 8 (2.89%) Infrastructure Manager
16 8 (2.89%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.89%) .NET
2 4 (1.44%) HTML
3 3 (1.08%) CSS
4 2 (0.72%) Middleware
5 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.36%) Backbone.js
5 1 (0.36%) Play Framework
5 1 (0.36%) J2EE
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.36%) Servlets
5 1 (0.36%) XML
5 1 (0.36%) XSL
5 1 (0.36%) WSH
5 1 (0.36%) Ajax
5 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.36%) WCF
5 1 (0.36%) LINQ
5 1 (0.36%) Django
5 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.36%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 127 (45.85%) Data Protection Act
2 52 (18.77%) Management Information System
3 39 (14.08%) Freedom of Information
3 39 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (11.91%) Freedom of Information Act
5 13 (4.69%) Replication
5 13 (4.69%) Clustering
6 12 (4.33%) CESG
6 12 (4.33%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.97%) NHS
8 8 (2.89%) Open Source
8 8 (2.89%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.81%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.44%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.44%) CMDB
10 4 (1.44%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.44%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.08%) CESG CLAS
11 3 (1.08%) Statistics
11 3 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (12.64%) Windows
2 14 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (3.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.53%) UNIX
5 7 (2.53%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.17%) Linux
7 4 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.72%) VME
9 2 (0.72%) MVS
9 2 (0.72%) AIX
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (24.19%) Information Assurance
2 62 (22.38%) Project Management
3 59 (21.30%) PRINCE2
4 58 (20.94%) Information Security
5 49 (17.69%) ITIL
5 49 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
6 34 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (9.75%) Service Management
8 24 (8.66%) Service Delivery
9 23 (8.30%) Risk Management
10 21 (7.58%) Agile Project Management
11 18 (6.50%) Information Management
12 17 (6.14%) Change Control
13 16 (5.78%) Data Modelling
14 14 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (5.05%) Six Sigma
15 13 (4.69%) Data Security
15 13 (4.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (4.69%) Asset Management
15 13 (4.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.86%) SQL
2 10 (3.61%) Java
3 6 (2.17%) Ruby
4 5 (1.81%) Python
4 5 (1.81%) C#
5 4 (1.44%) C++
6 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.72%) R
7 2 (0.72%) Scala
7 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.72%) VBA
8 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.36%) VBScript
8 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.36%) Perl
8 1 (0.36%) PHP
8 1 (0.36%) C
Qualifications
1 46 (16.61%) Security Cleared
2 30 (10.83%) CISSP
3 28 (10.11%) Degree
4 25 (9.03%) SC Cleared
5 19 (6.86%) CISM
6 16 (5.78%) CISA
7 9 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.17%) GIAC
8 6 (2.17%) CRISC
9 5 (1.81%) MCSE
9 5 (1.81%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.81%) MCITP
10 4 (1.44%) CCNA
10 4 (1.44%) MCP
11 3 (1.08%) CEH
11 3 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.72%) CBAP
12 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.14%) PCI DSS
3 16 (5.78%) COBIT
4 12 (4.33%) QA
5 6 (2.17%) SLA
6 5 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.36%) BS7799
8 1 (0.36%) Basel II
8 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
System Software
1 27 (9.75%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.30%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (3.97%) vSphere
5 4 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.72%) Xen
7 1 (0.36%) vCloud
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.36%) NLBS
7 1 (0.36%) Squid
7 1 (0.36%) Postfix
7 1 (0.36%) IAG
7 1 (0.36%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (5.05%) SCOrch
2 9 (3.25%) SCDPM
3 6 (2.17%) SCCM
4 5 (1.81%) SCOM
5 4 (1.44%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.72%) OpenView
7 1 (0.36%) SCSM
7 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.36%) Nessus
7 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.86%) Cisco
3 16 (5.78%) Dell
4 15 (5.42%) Oracle
4 15 (5.42%) VMware
5 14 (5.05%) CheckPoint
6 12 (4.33%) HP
7 10 (3.61%) SAP
8 9 (3.25%) TOWER Software
8 9 (3.25%) Citrix
8 9 (3.25%) IBM
9 7 (2.53%) Symantec
10 6 (2.17%) Qualys
11 5 (1.81%) EMC
11 5 (1.81%) Brocade
12 4 (1.44%) Splunk
12 4 (1.44%) NetApp
12 4 (1.44%) McAfee
12 4 (1.44%) Websense
13 3 (1.08%) Teradata
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