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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 312 277 248
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -29
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 88 130 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.41% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.73% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 106 90
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£450 £409 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £320
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.09 - £23.16
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.56 - £22.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.62 - £23.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-27.57% +25.00%
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
16967 17800 15845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.63% 78.58% 77.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11940 12426 11170
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 240 211
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -16.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £57.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 March 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 +3 19 £518 +29.37% 10
Croydon -3 4 £363 -34.09%
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Mitcham - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Upminster - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 65 (32.83%) Data Protection Act
2 47 (23.74%) Information Security
3 45 (22.73%) Finance
4 41 (20.71%) Freedom of Information
5 39 (19.70%) Project Management
6 35 (17.68%) Management Information System
7 32 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (15.15%) SQL
8 30 (15.15%) Windows
8 30 (15.15%) Microsoft
9 29 (14.65%) Information Assurance
10 26 (13.13%) ITIL
11 25 (12.63%) Security Cleared
11 25 (12.63%) Freedom of Information Act
12 24 (12.12%) PRINCE2
13 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
13 23 (11.62%) CISSP
13 23 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 21 (10.61%) Risk Management
15 21 (10.61%) Legal
15 21 (10.61%) Data Security
15 21 (10.61%) Degree
16 20 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 20 (10.10%) Law
17 19 (9.60%) CISM
18 18 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (9.09%) SC Cleared
19 17 (8.59%) Agile Project Management
19 17 (8.59%) Service Management

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.54%) IIS
3 5 (2.53%) CMS
4 4 (2.02%) Drupal
5 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.51%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.51%) Jadu
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (11.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.05%) MS Office
3 6 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.52%) MS Project
6 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.01%) SPSS
7 1 (0.51%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.51%) Stata
7 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.51%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) ResourceLink
1 4 (2.02%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.51%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.51%) Siebel Analytics
3 1 (0.51%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) SaaS
1 1 (0.51%) PaaS
1 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.05%) Firewall
2 8 (4.04%) Internet
2 8 (4.04%) LDAP
3 5 (2.53%) LAN
3 5 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.53%) Network Security
4 4 (2.02%) DNS
4 4 (2.02%) SAN
5 3 (1.52%) Wireless
5 3 (1.52%) DHCP
5 3 (1.52%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.01%) NAS
6 2 (1.01%) WAN
6 2 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.01%) Intranet
7 1 (0.51%) Extranet
7 1 (0.51%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.51%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.04%) Big Data
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.53%) MS Access
7 5 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.02%) Cognos Impromptu
8 4 (2.02%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.52%) MySQL
9 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.52%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.52%) VLDB
9 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.51%) DataStage
10 1 (0.51%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.02%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.52%) Ant
3 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.01%) MSI
4 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.01%) Subversion
4 2 (1.01%) Maven
4 2 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.51%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.51%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
General
1 45 (22.73%) Finance
2 21 (10.61%) Legal
3 20 (10.10%) Law
4 11 (5.56%) Banking
4 11 (5.56%) Marketing
5 9 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.04%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.53%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.02%) Electronics
8 4 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.52%) Local Government
10 2 (1.01%) Publishing
11 1 (0.51%) Games
11 1 (0.51%) Retail
11 1 (0.51%) German Language
11 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (15.66%) Architect
2 28 (14.14%) Analyst
3 20 (10.10%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.59%) Consultant
5 15 (7.58%) Security Analyst
6 12 (6.06%) Security Manager
7 10 (5.05%) Information Analyst
7 10 (5.05%) Information Manager
8 9 (4.55%) DBA
8 9 (4.55%) Developer
8 9 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
9 8 (4.04%) Programme Manager
9 8 (4.04%) Security Architect
9 8 (4.04%) Security Engineer
10 7 (3.54%) Digital Architect
11 6 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
11 6 (3.03%) Desktop Support
11 6 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 6 (3.03%) Senior Architect
12 5 (2.53%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.05%) .NET
2 6 (3.03%) HTML
3 5 (2.53%) CSS
4 3 (1.52%) MDX
4 3 (1.52%) jQuery
4 3 (1.52%) Ajax
4 3 (1.52%) HTML5
5 2 (1.01%) Middleware
5 2 (1.01%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.01%) Spring
5 2 (1.01%) Struts2
5 2 (1.01%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.01%) JSP
5 2 (1.01%) Servlets
5 2 (1.01%) Struts
6 1 (0.51%) Web Services
6 1 (0.51%) XML
6 1 (0.51%) XSL
6 1 (0.51%) XHTML
6 1 (0.51%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (32.83%) Data Protection Act
2 41 (20.71%) Freedom of Information
3 35 (17.68%) Management Information System
4 25 (12.63%) Freedom of Information Act
5 23 (11.62%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.07%) Open Source
7 11 (5.56%) Computer Science
8 9 (4.55%) NHS
9 5 (2.53%) CESG
10 4 (2.02%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (2.02%) Cryptography
10 4 (2.02%) Statistics
10 4 (2.02%) Smartcard
10 4 (2.02%) Blackberry
10 4 (2.02%) CMDB
11 3 (1.52%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.52%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.52%) DTV
12 2 (1.01%) Replication
12 2 (1.01%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (15.15%) Windows
2 12 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (5.05%) UNIX
4 9 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.04%) Linux
5 8 (4.04%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.53%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.01%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.01%) AIX
9 2 (1.01%) Solaris
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.51%) CentOS
10 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.74%) Information Security
2 39 (19.70%) Project Management
3 32 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (14.65%) Information Assurance
5 26 (13.13%) ITIL
6 24 (12.12%) PRINCE2
7 21 (10.61%) Data Security
7 21 (10.61%) Risk Management
8 18 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (8.59%) Service Management
9 17 (8.59%) Agile Project Management
10 16 (8.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (7.58%) Service Delivery
12 14 (7.07%) Data Modelling
13 11 (5.56%) Change Management
14 10 (5.05%) ETL
15 9 (4.55%) Programme Management
15 9 (4.55%) Data Governance
15 9 (4.55%) Analytics
15 9 (4.55%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.15%) SQL
2 11 (5.56%) Java
3 10 (5.05%) Python
4 8 (4.04%) Ruby
4 8 (4.04%) C#
4 8 (4.04%) C++
5 6 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.53%) Perl
6 5 (2.53%) PHP
7 4 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (1.52%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.01%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.01%) VBA
9 2 (1.01%) R
10 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.51%) C
10 1 (0.51%) Korn
10 1 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 25 (12.63%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.62%) CISSP
3 21 (10.61%) Degree
4 19 (9.60%) CISM
5 18 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 11 (5.56%) CISA
7 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (2.53%) A+ Certification
8 5 (2.53%) CRISC
8 5 (2.53%) MCITP
9 4 (2.02%) ISACA
9 4 (2.02%) Postgraduate
9 4 (2.02%) MCSE
9 4 (2.02%) ISEB
9 4 (2.02%) GIAC
10 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.52%) PMP
10 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.52%) PgMP
11 2 (1.01%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (6.06%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.54%) QA
3 7 (3.54%) SLA
4 5 (2.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.02%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 2 (1.01%) COBIT
8 1 (0.51%) BS7799
8 1 (0.51%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.51%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.01%) XenApp
3 2 (1.01%) XenServer
3 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.51%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.51%) vSphere
4 1 (0.51%) IAG
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.51%) vCloud
4 1 (0.51%) Squid
4 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.51%) Postfix
4 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.51%) Samba
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (2.02%) SCCM
1 4 (2.02%) OpenView
2 3 (1.52%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.01%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
3 2 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.51%) WSUS
4 1 (0.51%) SCOM
4 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.58%) Oracle
3 13 (6.57%) Citrix
4 8 (4.04%) HP
5 7 (3.54%) VMware
6 6 (3.03%) McAfee
6 6 (3.03%) SAP
6 6 (3.03%) Cisco
6 6 (3.03%) IBM
7 5 (2.53%) Teradata
7 5 (2.53%) Dell
7 5 (2.53%) Symantec
7 5 (2.53%) Greenplum
8 4 (2.02%) ArcSight
8 4 (2.02%) Brocade
8 4 (2.02%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (2.02%) Remedy
8 4 (2.02%) Cognos
8 4 (2.02%) BMC
8 4 (2.02%) CA
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