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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 262 313 267
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -46
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 163 120 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.48% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.61% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 101 103
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£475 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £308 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £550 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.48% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £13.65 £17.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -23.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £17.00 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £11.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+43.36% -45.00%
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
19119 19583 19503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.67% 77.61% 75.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13592 13701 13185
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 234 364
Average hourly rate £21.62 £20.93 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% -35.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.80 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +3.44%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 38 £488 +14.70% 14
Bromley - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 135 (49.63%) Data Protection Act
2 74 (27.21%) Project Management
3 67 (24.63%) Finance
4 60 (22.06%) PRINCE2
4 60 (22.06%) Information Assurance
5 56 (20.59%) Information Security
6 49 (18.01%) Management Information System
7 47 (17.28%) ITIL
7 47 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
9 45 (16.54%) Security Cleared
10 43 (15.81%) Freedom of Information
11 42 (15.44%) Microsoft
12 38 (13.97%) Freedom of Information Act
13 35 (12.87%) Degree
14 32 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (11.76%) Windows
15 31 (11.40%) Active Directory
16 29 (10.66%) Firewall
16 29 (10.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 27 (9.93%) Risk Management
17 27 (9.93%) CISSP
18 26 (9.56%) Service Management
18 26 (9.56%) Hyper-V
19 25 (9.19%) Service Delivery
19 25 (9.19%) MS Excel
20 24 (8.82%) SC Cleared
21 23 (8.46%) DNS
22 21 (7.72%) SQL
23 20 (7.35%) Banking

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 18 (6.62%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (3.68%) IIS
5 8 (2.94%) Lync
6 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.10%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.74%) WorkSite
7 2 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.37%) Jetty
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.51%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.66%) Firewall
2 23 (8.46%) DNS
3 17 (6.25%) DHCP
4 16 (5.88%) SAN
5 13 (4.78%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (4.78%) TCP/IP
6 12 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (4.41%) VPN
7 11 (4.04%) Wireless
8 10 (3.68%) LAN
9 9 (3.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (3.31%) Internet
9 9 (3.31%) IPsec
10 8 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (2.94%) Network Security
10 8 (2.94%) BGP
10 8 (2.94%) WLAN
10 8 (2.94%) OSPF
11 7 (2.57%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.41%) Big Data
3 11 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.57%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.84%) DataStage
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.47%) Data Mart
6 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.10%) MySQL
7 3 (1.10%) MS Access
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.74%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.10%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.74%) Selenium
3 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.37%) TestLink
3 1 (0.37%) Geb
3 1 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.37%) JUnit
3 1 (0.37%) JMeter
3 1 (0.37%) NUnit
3 1 (0.37%) WATIR
3 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.37%) Sahi
3 1 (0.37%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.37%) Mocha
3 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (24.63%) Finance
2 20 (7.35%) Banking
3 18 (6.62%) Law
3 18 (6.62%) Legal
4 7 (2.57%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.21%) Local Government
5 6 (2.21%) Retail
6 5 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.84%) Marketing
7 4 (1.47%) International Banking
7 4 (1.47%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (25.74%) Analyst
2 41 (15.07%) Project Manager
3 40 (14.71%) Architect
4 26 (9.56%) Senior Manager
5 25 (9.19%) Security Analyst
6 23 (8.46%) Consultant
7 19 (6.99%) Data Analyst
7 19 (6.99%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (6.99%) Infrastructure Architect
8 16 (5.88%) Information Analyst
9 15 (5.51%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.51%) Information Security Analyst
10 13 (4.78%) Security Manager
11 11 (4.04%) Information Manager
11 11 (4.04%) Designer
12 10 (3.68%) Governance Manager
13 9 (3.31%) Information Governance Manager
14 8 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
14 8 (2.94%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.57%) .NET
2 5 (1.84%) XML
3 4 (1.47%) EJB
3 4 (1.47%) JSP
4 3 (1.10%) HTML
5 2 (0.74%) CSS
5 2 (0.74%) Middleware
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (0.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.37%) REST
6 1 (0.37%) CSS3
6 1 (0.37%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.37%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.37%) WSH
6 1 (0.37%) XSL
6 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.37%) Servlets
6 1 (0.37%) J2EE
6 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 135 (49.63%) Data Protection Act
2 49 (18.01%) Management Information System
3 46 (16.91%) Analytical Skills
4 43 (15.81%) Freedom of Information
5 38 (13.97%) Freedom of Information Act
6 15 (5.51%) Replication
7 14 (5.15%) CESG
8 13 (4.78%) Clustering
9 12 (4.41%) Computer Science
10 10 (3.68%) Open Source
11 9 (3.31%) Data Structures
12 6 (2.21%) NHS
12 6 (2.21%) Mobile App
13 5 (1.84%) Thin Client
13 5 (1.84%) PMI
13 5 (1.84%) CESG CLAS
13 5 (1.84%) Fat Client
14 4 (1.47%) RMADS
14 4 (1.47%) Statistics
15 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.76%) Windows
2 11 (4.04%) Linux
3 10 (3.68%) UNIX
4 9 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.84%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.47%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.10%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.74%) VME
9 2 (0.74%) MVS
9 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.37%) AIX
10 1 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (27.21%) Project Management
2 60 (22.06%) PRINCE2
2 60 (22.06%) Information Assurance
3 56 (20.59%) Information Security
4 47 (17.28%) ITIL
4 47 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (9.93%) Risk Management
7 26 (9.56%) Service Management
8 25 (9.19%) Service Delivery
9 20 (7.35%) Agile Project Management
10 19 (6.99%) Change Control
10 19 (6.99%) Data Modelling
11 17 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
11 17 (6.25%) Information Management
12 16 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.15%) TOGAF
14 13 (4.78%) Line Management
14 13 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (4.78%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.72%) SQL
2 15 (5.51%) Java
3 6 (2.21%) Ruby
4 5 (1.84%) Python
4 5 (1.84%) C#
4 5 (1.84%) C++
5 4 (1.47%) C
6 2 (0.74%) Scala
6 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.37%) R
7 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.37%) Perl
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.37%) VBScript
7 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 35 (12.87%) Degree
3 27 (9.93%) CISSP
4 24 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 17 (6.25%) CISM
6 13 (4.78%) CISA
7 5 (1.84%) CRISC
7 5 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.84%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.47%) GIAC
8 4 (1.47%) CCNA
9 3 (1.10%) Postgraduate
9 3 (1.10%) CEH
9 3 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.74%) MCITP
10 2 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.62%) PCI DSS
3 17 (6.25%) COBIT
4 13 (4.78%) QA
5 6 (2.21%) SLA
6 4 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.37%) Basel II
8 1 (0.37%) HIPAA
System Software
1 31 (11.40%) Active Directory
2 26 (9.56%) Hyper-V
3 15 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.78%) vSphere
5 5 (1.84%) Xen
6 4 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.10%) XenApp
8 1 (0.37%) NLBS
8 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.37%) XenServer
8 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.37%) IAG
Systems Management
1 13 (4.78%) SCOrch
2 9 (3.31%) SCDPM
3 5 (1.84%) SCCM
4 4 (1.47%) SCOM
4 4 (1.47%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.10%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.10%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.74%) OpenView
6 2 (0.74%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.37%) SCSM
7 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.37%) WSUS
7 1 (0.37%) Nessus
7 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (15.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.99%) Oracle
3 18 (6.62%) Cisco
4 17 (6.25%) VMware
5 14 (5.15%) CheckPoint
5 14 (5.15%) HP
5 14 (5.15%) Dell
6 11 (4.04%) IBM
7 10 (3.68%) Citrix
8 9 (3.31%) Symantec
8 9 (3.31%) TOWER Software
9 8 (2.94%) SAP
10 6 (2.21%) Qualys
11 5 (1.84%) EMC
11 5 (1.84%) McAfee
11 5 (1.84%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.47%) Teradata
12 4 (1.47%) Websense
12 4 (1.47%) NetApp
12 4 (1.47%) Splunk
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