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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 279 336 263
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -73
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 153 106 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.42% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.54% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 90 97
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£500 £400 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £336 £340
% change year-on-year
+21.18% -1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 8
Average hourly rate £14.81 £17.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.88% -21.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £17.00 £25.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.38% -10.00%
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
19078 19694 18813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.35% 77.70% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13764 13804 12807
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 228 338
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -39.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +37 47 £500 +23.45% 6
Bromley - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 118 (44.19%) Data Protection Act
2 60 (22.47%) Project Management
3 58 (21.72%) Information Security
4 57 (21.35%) Finance
4 57 (21.35%) Information Assurance
5 56 (20.97%) PRINCE2
6 45 (16.85%) Management Information System
7 44 (16.48%) ITIL
7 44 (16.48%) Security Cleared
8 43 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
10 37 (13.86%) Microsoft
10 37 (13.86%) Freedom of Information
11 33 (12.36%) Windows
11 33 (12.36%) Freedom of Information Act
12 31 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 29 (10.86%) Active Directory
13 29 (10.86%) Degree
14 28 (10.49%) CISSP
15 26 (9.74%) Firewall
15 26 (9.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 24 (8.99%) Risk Management
16 24 (8.99%) SC Cleared
16 24 (8.99%) Hyper-V
17 23 (8.61%) Law
17 23 (8.61%) Service Management
17 23 (8.61%) DNS
18 22 (8.24%) MS Excel
19 20 (7.49%) Legal
19 20 (7.49%) Service Delivery

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (6.74%) SharePoint
1 18 (6.74%) MS Exchange
2 13 (4.87%) IIS
2 13 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.00%) Lync
4 2 (0.75%) WorkSite
4 2 (0.75%) SAS
4 2 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.37%) Drupal
5 1 (0.37%) Jetty
5 1 (0.37%) nginx
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.37%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.75%) MS Project
5 1 (0.37%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.74%) Firewall
2 23 (8.61%) DNS
3 17 (6.37%) DHCP
4 15 (5.62%) SAN
5 14 (5.24%) Fibre Channel
6 13 (4.87%) Wireless
6 13 (4.87%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (4.49%) Internet
7 12 (4.49%) TCP/IP
7 12 (4.49%) LAN
8 11 (4.12%) VPN
9 10 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (3.37%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (3.37%) Network Security
10 9 (3.37%) IPsec
10 9 (3.37%) WLAN
11 8 (3.00%) OSPF
11 8 (3.00%) BGP
12 7 (2.62%) Intrusion Detection
13 4 (1.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.75%) Big Data
3 9 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.87%) DataStage
4 5 (1.87%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.50%) Data Mart
6 3 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.12%) MS Access
7 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (2.62%) Cucumber
1 7 (2.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.75%) Selenium
3 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.37%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.37%) Sahi
3 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.37%) Mocha
3 1 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.37%) TestLink
3 1 (0.37%) Geb
3 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.37%) JUnit
3 1 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.37%) JMeter
3 1 (0.37%) NUnit
3 1 (0.37%) WATIR
General
1 57 (21.35%) Finance
2 23 (8.61%) Law
3 20 (7.49%) Legal
3 20 (7.49%) Banking
4 9 (3.37%) Marketing
5 8 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.87%) Local Government
7 5 (1.87%) Retail
8 4 (1.50%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.50%) International Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Publishing
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 69 (25.84%) Analyst
2 38 (14.23%) Architect
3 34 (12.73%) Project Manager
4 26 (9.74%) Senior Manager
5 25 (9.36%) Security Analyst
6 21 (7.87%) Data Analyst
6 21 (7.87%) Consultant
7 19 (7.12%) Senior Project Manager
8 17 (6.37%) Information Analyst
9 16 (5.99%) Infrastructure Architect
9 16 (5.99%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.99%) Information Security Analyst
10 13 (4.87%) Information Manager
11 12 (4.49%) Security Manager
12 11 (4.12%) Designer
13 10 (3.75%) Security Specialist
13 10 (3.75%) Governance Manager
14 9 (3.37%) Information Governance Manager
15 8 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
16 6 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.00%) .NET
2 3 (1.12%) HTML
3 2 (0.75%) CSS
3 2 (0.75%) XML
3 2 (0.75%) Middleware
4 1 (0.37%) Ajax
4 1 (0.37%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.37%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.37%) JSON
4 1 (0.37%) WCF
4 1 (0.37%) LINQ
4 1 (0.37%) Django
4 1 (0.37%) jQuery
4 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.37%) HTML5
4 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (0.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.37%) REST
4 1 (0.37%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 118 (44.19%) Data Protection Act
2 45 (16.85%) Management Information System
3 40 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (13.86%) Freedom of Information
5 33 (12.36%) Freedom of Information Act
6 14 (5.24%) Replication
6 14 (5.24%) Clustering
7 12 (4.49%) CESG
8 10 (3.75%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.75%) Open Source
9 9 (3.37%) Data Structures
9 9 (3.37%) NHS
10 6 (2.25%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.50%) Statistics
11 4 (1.50%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.50%) Thin Client
12 3 (1.12%) Blackberry
12 3 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
13 2 (0.75%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.75%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 33 (12.36%) Windows
2 11 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (3.00%) Linux
5 7 (2.62%) UNIX
6 6 (2.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.87%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.12%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.75%) MVS
10 2 (0.75%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.75%) VME
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.37%) AIX
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.47%) Project Management
2 58 (21.72%) Information Security
3 57 (21.35%) Information Assurance
4 56 (20.97%) PRINCE2
5 44 (16.48%) ITIL
6 43 (16.10%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (11.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (8.99%) Risk Management
9 23 (8.61%) Service Management
10 20 (7.49%) Service Delivery
11 18 (6.74%) Data Modelling
11 18 (6.74%) Information Management
12 17 (6.37%) Agile Project Management
13 16 (5.99%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (5.62%) Incident Management
15 14 (5.24%) Asset Management
15 14 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (5.24%) Change Control
16 13 (4.87%) Six Sigma
17 12 (4.49%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.99%) SQL
2 12 (4.49%) Java
3 6 (2.25%) Ruby
4 5 (1.87%) Python
4 5 (1.87%) C#
4 5 (1.87%) C++
5 3 (1.12%) C
6 2 (0.75%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.75%) Scala
7 1 (0.37%) R
7 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.37%) VBScript
7 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (16.48%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.86%) Degree
3 28 (10.49%) CISSP
4 24 (8.99%) SC Cleared
5 18 (6.74%) CISM
6 14 (5.24%) CISA
7 7 (2.62%) CRISC
8 6 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (2.25%) GIAC
9 5 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.50%) CCNA
11 3 (1.12%) MCP
11 3 (1.12%) MCITP
11 3 (1.12%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.75%) CEH
12 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.75%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.75%) MCSE
12 2 (0.75%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.37%) COBIT
3 16 (5.99%) PCI DSS
4 13 (4.87%) QA
5 5 (1.87%) SLA
6 4 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.37%) Basel II
7 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.37%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (10.86%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.99%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.12%) vSphere
5 4 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.12%) Xen
7 1 (0.37%) NLBS
7 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.37%) IAG
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.37%) Squid
Systems Management
1 14 (5.24%) SCOrch
2 9 (3.37%) SCDPM
3 5 (1.87%) SCCM
3 5 (1.87%) SCOM
4 4 (1.50%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.75%) OpenView
6 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.37%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.37%) Nessus
6 1 (0.37%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.37%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (13.86%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.74%) Cisco
3 16 (5.99%) Dell
4 15 (5.62%) Oracle
4 15 (5.62%) CheckPoint
4 15 (5.62%) VMware
5 12 (4.49%) HP
6 9 (3.37%) Symantec
6 9 (3.37%) SAP
6 9 (3.37%) IBM
6 9 (3.37%) Citrix
7 7 (2.62%) TOWER Software
8 6 (2.25%) Qualys
9 5 (1.87%) Websense
9 5 (1.87%) McAfee
9 5 (1.87%) EMC
10 4 (1.50%) NetApp
10 4 (1.50%) Brocade
10 4 (1.50%) Teradata
10 4 (1.50%) Splunk
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Rate: £400.00 - £479.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
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Rate: £500 - £600 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £43,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £18.00 - £23.00 per hour
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