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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 253 293 300
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 177 130 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.55% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.70% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 101 88
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£425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £18.71 £13.46 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.05% -42.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +40.00%
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
18590 18554 19032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.19% 78.90% 78.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13248 12960 13184
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 225 260
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £27.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -26.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £53.50 £51.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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 +29 65 £450 - 23
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £357 -
Brentford - 5 £400 -
Uxbridge +1 1 £425 -22.72%
Southwark - 1 £238 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 68 (25.09%) Finance
2 60 (22.14%) Data Protection Act
3 58 (21.40%) Information Security
4 52 (19.19%) Microsoft
5 45 (16.61%) Project Management
5 45 (16.61%) Windows
6 40 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 39 (14.39%) Management Information System
8 38 (14.02%) PRINCE2
9 36 (13.28%) CISSP
9 36 (13.28%) Freedom of Information
10 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (12.55%) SQL
12 32 (11.81%) Security Cleared
13 31 (11.44%) MS Excel
14 30 (11.07%) ITIL
15 29 (10.70%) Risk Management
16 28 (10.33%) Active Directory
16 28 (10.33%) SC Cleared
17 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
17 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
18 23 (8.49%) Symantec
18 23 (8.49%) Information Management
19 22 (8.12%) Firewall
20 21 (7.75%) CISM
20 21 (7.75%) VMware
20 21 (7.75%) HP
20 21 (7.75%) Oracle
20 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
20 21 (7.75%) Banking

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (6.27%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.85%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.48%) CMS
5 3 (1.11%) SAS
6 2 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.74%) Node.js
6 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.74%) Lync
7 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.37%) Jadu
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.37%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (11.44%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.80%) MS Office
3 9 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.48%) MS Project
6 3 (1.11%) PowerPivot
6 3 (1.11%) SPSS
7 2 (0.74%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.37%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (1.48%) ResourceLink
2 4 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.74%) Agresso
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.74%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (0.74%) Magento
4 1 (0.37%) SAP MRS
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.37%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (2.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.85%) SaaS
3 3 (1.11%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.37%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.12%) Firewall
2 17 (6.27%) SAN
3 15 (5.54%) VLAN
4 10 (3.69%) LDAP
5 9 (3.32%) NAS
6 8 (2.95%) LAN
7 7 (2.58%) Intranet
7 7 (2.58%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (2.58%) Network Security
7 7 (2.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.85%) Internet
8 5 (1.85%) WAN
8 5 (1.85%) DNS
9 4 (1.48%) VPN
9 4 (1.48%) Extranet
10 3 (1.11%) FirePass
10 3 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (1.11%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.11%) DHCP
10 3 (1.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (3.32%) Big Data
4 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.85%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.85%) QualityStage
6 5 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.85%) MS Access
7 4 (1.48%) Cognos Impromptu
7 4 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.48%) QlikView
7 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Power View
8 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.11%) MySQL
8 3 (1.11%) ObjectStore
8 3 (1.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.48%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.48%) Subversion
3 2 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.74%) RSpec
3 2 (0.74%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.37%) Ant
4 1 (0.37%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.37%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.37%) MSI
4 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.37%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 68 (25.09%) Finance
2 21 (7.75%) Banking
3 13 (4.80%) Legal
4 7 (2.58%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Law
5 5 (1.85%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.11%) Publishing
7 2 (0.74%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.37%) International Banking
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Retail
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (16.97%) Analyst
2 38 (14.02%) Consultant
3 35 (12.92%) Architect
4 26 (9.59%) Developer
5 23 (8.49%) Security Analyst
6 19 (7.01%) Project Manager
7 17 (6.27%) Security Consultant
8 15 (5.54%) Programme Manager
8 15 (5.54%) Information Analyst
9 13 (4.80%) Information Security Consultant
10 12 (4.43%) Information Security Analyst
10 12 (4.43%) Security Architect
11 10 (3.69%) Security Manager
12 9 (3.32%) Information Manager
12 9 (3.32%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.32%) Support Engineer
13 8 (2.95%) Senior Manager
14 7 (2.58%) DBA
14 7 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (2.58%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.69%) HTML
2 8 (2.95%) CSS
3 6 (2.21%) HTML5
3 6 (2.21%) CSS3
4 5 (1.85%) Web Services
5 4 (1.48%) .NET
5 4 (1.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.11%) jQuery
6 3 (1.11%) Laravel
6 3 (1.11%) J2EE
6 3 (1.11%) MDX
7 2 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.74%) SAML
7 2 (0.74%) Middleware
7 2 (0.74%) Backbone.js
7 2 (0.74%) Sass
7 2 (0.74%) React
8 1 (0.37%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.37%) RESTful
8 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.14%) Data Protection Act
2 39 (14.39%) Management Information System
3 36 (13.28%) Freedom of Information
4 27 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.17%) Freedom of Information Act
6 11 (4.06%) NHS
7 10 (3.69%) Blackberry
8 9 (3.32%) Statistics
9 8 (2.95%) Cryptography
10 7 (2.58%) Replication
11 5 (1.85%) CLARiiON
11 5 (1.85%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.85%) FlexPod
11 5 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.85%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.85%) EMC VMAX
12 4 (1.48%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.48%) PKI
12 4 (1.48%) Fat Client
13 3 (1.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.61%) Windows
2 21 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (4.80%) Windows 7
4 12 (4.43%) Windows 8
5 11 (4.06%) Linux
6 10 (3.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (3.69%) UNIX
7 7 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.85%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.48%) Solaris
9 4 (1.48%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.11%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.11%) CentOS
11 2 (0.74%) AIX
12 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (21.40%) Information Security
2 45 (16.61%) Project Management
3 38 (14.02%) PRINCE2
4 35 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (11.07%) ITIL
6 29 (10.70%) Risk Management
7 27 (9.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (8.49%) Information Management
9 20 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (7.01%) Change Management
10 19 (7.01%) Programme Management
11 17 (6.27%) Risk Assessment
11 17 (6.27%) Service Delivery
11 17 (6.27%) Security Architecture
12 14 (5.17%) Information Assurance
13 13 (4.80%) Data Modelling
14 12 (4.43%) Service Management
14 12 (4.43%) Data Security
14 12 (4.43%) Migration
14 12 (4.43%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.55%) SQL
2 11 (4.06%) Java
3 10 (3.69%) T-SQL
4 8 (2.95%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.58%) Perl
6 4 (1.48%) C
6 4 (1.48%) Python
6 4 (1.48%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.11%) Scala
7 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.11%) C#
7 3 (1.11%) PHP
7 3 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (0.74%) R
8 2 (0.74%) Ruby
9 1 (0.37%) PHP5
9 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (13.28%) CISSP
2 32 (11.81%) Security Cleared
3 28 (10.33%) SC Cleared
4 21 (7.75%) CISM
5 15 (5.54%) CISA
6 14 (5.17%) Degree
7 7 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.85%) CCNP
8 5 (1.85%) IBM Certification
8 5 (1.85%) ISEB
9 4 (1.48%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (1.48%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.48%) CRISC
9 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.11%) MCSE
10 3 (1.11%) PMP
10 3 (1.11%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.11%) GCIH
10 3 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (5.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (4.80%) PCI DSS
4 9 (3.32%) COBIT
5 7 (2.58%) QA
5 7 (2.58%) SLA
6 6 (2.21%) HIPAA
7 4 (1.48%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.11%) P3O
8 3 (1.11%) GCP
8 3 (1.11%) GMP
8 3 (1.11%) GLP
9 2 (0.74%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 28 (10.33%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.90%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.85%) NFS
4 5 (1.85%) SRDF
4 5 (1.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 4 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.11%) XenApp
6 3 (1.11%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.37%) Xen
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.37%) Samba
8 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.37%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.37%) vSphere
8 1 (0.37%) IAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.58%) SCCM
2 5 (1.85%) SCOM
2 5 (1.85%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.85%) EMC VPLEX
2 5 (1.85%) SnapMirror
2 5 (1.85%) SnapVault
3 4 (1.48%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.48%) Puppet
3 4 (1.48%) OpenView
3 4 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.11%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.74%) WSUS
6 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.37%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.37%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.37%) SCSM
6 1 (0.37%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (19.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.49%) Symantec
3 21 (7.75%) VMware
3 21 (7.75%) HP
3 21 (7.75%) Oracle
4 15 (5.54%) SAP
5 14 (5.17%) Cisco
6 13 (4.80%) IBM
6 13 (4.80%) Citrix
7 11 (4.06%) Dell
7 11 (4.06%) Teradata
8 10 (3.69%) McAfee
9 8 (2.95%) Greenplum
9 8 (2.95%) NetApp
9 8 (2.95%) ArcSight
10 7 (2.58%) EMC
10 7 (2.58%) Brocade
11 6 (2.21%) Sophos
11 6 (2.21%) Cognos
12 5 (1.85%) NetIQ
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Rate: £289.25 per day
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TEKsystems
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
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ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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PwC
Rate: PwC is open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate
Posted: 6 days ago
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iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
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Annapurna
Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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Rate: £300 - £500 per day
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