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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 243 267 326
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +59
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 179 162 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.77% 0.67% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.85% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 118 93
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £328 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £690 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £340
% change year-on-year
-5.53% +20.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £13.85 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £15.77 £9.10
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +73.29%
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
18499 19125 19846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.58% 78.95% 78.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 13290 13867
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 221 235
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +27 63 £425 -12.82% 18
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £362 -
Brentford - 6 £400 - 2
Croydon -19 2 £638 +155.00% 1
Beckenham - 1 - -
Data Protection
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Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 75 (24.43%) Finance
2 63 (20.52%) Data Protection Act
3 59 (19.22%) Information Security
4 53 (17.26%) Project Management
5 52 (16.94%) Microsoft
6 50 (16.29%) PRINCE2
7 47 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (14.33%) Windows
9 41 (13.36%) Security Cleared
10 39 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 36 (11.73%) SC Cleared
12 35 (11.40%) CISSP
13 33 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (10.42%) Risk Management
14 32 (10.42%) Management Information System
15 31 (10.10%) ITIL
16 28 (9.12%) MS Excel
16 28 (9.12%) Freedom of Information
17 27 (8.79%) SQL
18 25 (8.14%) Active Directory
18 25 (8.14%) Firewall
18 25 (8.14%) Banking
18 25 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (7.82%) Symantec
20 23 (7.49%) VMware
20 23 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
21 22 (7.17%) Information Management
21 22 (7.17%) Legal
22 19 (6.19%) Risk Assessment
22 19 (6.19%) CISM

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (5.54%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.56%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.63%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.98%) Node.js
5 3 (0.98%) SAS
5 3 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (0.98%) CMS
5 3 (0.98%) Lync
6 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.65%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.33%) Moodle
7 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.33%) IIS
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 28 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.56%) MS Office
3 12 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.98%) SPSS
5 3 (0.98%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.98%) MS Project
6 2 (0.65%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.33%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.65%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 2 (0.65%) Agresso
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.65%) Magento
4 1 (0.33%) SAP MRS
4 1 (0.33%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.95%) SaaS
4 3 (0.98%) Office 365
5 2 (0.65%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.65%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.14%) Firewall
2 19 (6.19%) SAN
3 15 (4.89%) VLAN
4 11 (3.58%) LAN
5 9 (2.93%) NAS
6 8 (2.61%) WAN
6 8 (2.61%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (2.28%) DNS
7 7 (2.28%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (1.95%) Network Security
8 6 (1.95%) LDAP
8 6 (1.95%) VPN
8 6 (1.95%) Intranet
9 5 (1.63%) Internet
10 4 (1.30%) DHCP
11 3 (0.98%) Extranet
11 3 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.98%) Wireless
11 3 (0.98%) FirePass
11 3 (0.98%) PCoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.26%) Big Data
3 9 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.63%) QualityStage
5 5 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.30%) ObjectStore
6 4 (1.30%) QlikView
6 4 (1.30%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.30%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.98%) EDRMS
7 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.98%) MySQL
7 3 (0.98%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Git (software)
1 5 (1.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.30%) RSpec
2 4 (1.30%) Subversion
3 3 (0.98%) PHPUnit
3 3 (0.98%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.65%) Appium
5 1 (0.33%) Calabash
5 1 (0.33%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.33%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) Selenium
5 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.33%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.33%) MSI
5 1 (0.33%) Xcode
5 1 (0.33%) NUnit
General
1 75 (24.43%) Finance
2 25 (8.14%) Banking
3 22 (7.17%) Legal
4 9 (2.93%) Law
5 8 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.30%) Retail
6 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.98%) Publishing
7 3 (0.98%) Local Government
8 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.65%) Advertising
8 2 (0.65%) Marketing
9 1 (0.33%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.33%) Games
9 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
9 1 (0.33%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (17.26%) Analyst
2 39 (12.70%) Consultant
3 38 (12.38%) Architect
4 34 (11.07%) Project Manager
5 32 (10.42%) Developer
6 21 (6.84%) Security Analyst
7 19 (6.19%) Security Consultant
8 17 (5.54%) Senior Manager
9 16 (5.21%) Programme Manager
10 15 (4.89%) Business Analyst
10 15 (4.89%) Senior Project Manager
10 15 (4.89%) Information Analyst
11 14 (4.56%) Security Architect
11 14 (4.56%) Information Security Consultant
12 12 (3.91%) Information Security Analyst
12 12 (3.91%) Information Manager
12 12 (3.91%) Security Manager
13 11 (3.58%) Support Engineer
14 7 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
14 7 (2.28%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.93%) HTML
1 9 (2.93%) .NET
2 8 (2.61%) CSS
3 7 (2.28%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.95%) HTML5
4 6 (1.95%) CSS3
5 5 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (1.63%) Web Services
6 4 (1.30%) Laravel
7 3 (0.98%) Backbone.js
7 3 (0.98%) J2EE
7 3 (0.98%) WCF
8 2 (0.65%) SOAP
8 2 (0.65%) Sass
8 2 (0.65%) jQuery
8 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.65%) React
9 1 (0.33%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.33%) RESTful
9 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 63 (20.52%) Data Protection Act
2 32 (10.42%) Management Information System
3 28 (9.12%) Freedom of Information
4 25 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.89%) Freedom of Information Act
6 13 (4.23%) NHS
7 12 (3.91%) Blackberry
8 10 (3.26%) Statistics
9 8 (2.61%) Cryptography
9 8 (2.61%) Biometrics
9 8 (2.61%) Replication
10 5 (1.63%) CLARiiON
10 5 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.63%) EMC VNX
10 5 (1.63%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (1.63%) FlexPod
11 4 (1.30%) PKI
11 4 (1.30%) FMCG
11 4 (1.30%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (14.33%) Windows
2 23 (7.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (4.56%) Windows 7
4 13 (4.23%) Windows 8
5 12 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (2.61%) Linux
7 7 (2.28%) UNIX
7 7 (2.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.63%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.98%) CentOS
9 3 (0.98%) Solaris
9 3 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.98%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.65%) AIX
10 2 (0.65%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (19.22%) Information Security
2 53 (17.26%) Project Management
3 50 (16.29%) PRINCE2
4 47 (15.31%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 32 (10.42%) Risk Management
7 31 (10.10%) ITIL
8 22 (7.17%) Information Management
9 19 (6.19%) Risk Assessment
10 18 (5.86%) Information Assurance
10 18 (5.86%) Security Architecture
11 17 (5.54%) Programme Management
12 15 (4.89%) Service Delivery
12 15 (4.89%) Change Management
13 14 (4.56%) Service Management
13 14 (4.56%) Analytics
14 13 (4.23%) Migration
15 12 (3.91%) Scrum
15 12 (3.91%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (3.91%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.79%) SQL
2 13 (4.23%) Java
3 10 (3.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.93%) C#
5 7 (2.28%) Ruby
5 7 (2.28%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.63%) Perl
6 5 (1.63%) Python
7 4 (1.30%) C
8 3 (0.98%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.98%) Scala
8 3 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.98%) PHP
9 2 (0.65%) R
9 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.65%) C++
10 1 (0.33%) VB
10 1 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (13.36%) Security Cleared
2 36 (11.73%) SC Cleared
3 35 (11.40%) CISSP
4 19 (6.19%) CISM
5 16 (5.21%) CISA
5 16 (5.21%) Degree
6 10 (3.26%) PMP
6 10 (3.26%) PMI Certification
7 9 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.28%) ISEB
9 6 (1.95%) CCNP
9 6 (1.95%) APMP
10 5 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (1.63%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (1.63%) IBM Certification
11 4 (1.30%) CCNA
11 4 (1.30%) MCSE
11 4 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (5.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (4.56%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.93%) COBIT
5 8 (2.61%) QA
5 8 (2.61%) SLA
6 6 (1.95%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.98%) GCP
7 3 (0.98%) GMP
7 3 (0.98%) GLP
8 2 (0.65%) P3O
9 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.33%) FATCA
9 1 (0.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.21%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.63%) NFS
4 5 (1.63%) SRDF
4 5 (1.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.30%) XenApp
6 3 (0.98%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.65%) vSphere
8 1 (0.33%) IAG
8 1 (0.33%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.33%) Xen
8 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.61%) SCCM
2 5 (1.63%) SCOM
2 5 (1.63%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.63%) EMC VPLEX
2 5 (1.63%) SnapMirror
2 5 (1.63%) SnapVault
3 4 (1.30%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (0.98%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.98%) Puppet
5 2 (0.65%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.33%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.33%) SCSM
6 1 (0.33%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.33%) OpenView
6 1 (0.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.82%) Symantec
3 23 (7.49%) VMware
4 19 (6.19%) HP
4 19 (6.19%) Oracle
5 16 (5.21%) SAP
5 16 (5.21%) Cisco
6 12 (3.91%) IBM
7 11 (3.58%) Dell
7 11 (3.58%) Teradata
8 9 (2.93%) NetApp
8 9 (2.93%) Citrix
9 7 (2.28%) EMC
9 7 (2.28%) McAfee
9 7 (2.28%) Sophos
9 7 (2.28%) Brocade
9 7 (2.28%) Greenplum
10 6 (1.95%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.63%) NetIQ
11 5 (1.63%) Hitachi
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