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 23 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 263 311 273
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -38
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 154 108 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.43% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.56% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 93 95
Average daily rate
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£500 £408 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% +16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £335 £333
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £14.81 £17.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.88% -22.72%
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 £25.30
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
19127 19366 18283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.42% 77.63% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 13869 13562 12477
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 £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 230 314
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.63 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% -37.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £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 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

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 23 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 23 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
Matching
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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 +32 48 £500 +21.95% 6
Bromley - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Stanmore - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 123 (44.73%) Data Protection Act
2 62 (22.55%) Finance
2 62 (22.55%) Information Assurance
3 60 (21.82%) Information Security
3 60 (21.82%) Project Management
4 57 (20.73%) PRINCE2
5 51 (18.55%) ITIL
6 49 (17.82%) Management Information System
7 46 (16.73%) Security Cleared
8 43 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
10 38 (13.82%) Freedom of Information
11 36 (13.09%) Microsoft
12 33 (12.00%) Freedom of Information Act
13 32 (11.64%) Windows
14 31 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (10.55%) Service Management
15 29 (10.55%) Degree
16 28 (10.18%) Active Directory
16 28 (10.18%) CISSP
17 26 (9.45%) Firewall
17 26 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 25 (9.09%) Service Delivery
18 25 (9.09%) Risk Management
19 24 (8.73%) SC Cleared
20 23 (8.36%) Hyper-V
20 23 (8.36%) Law
21 22 (8.00%) DNS
21 22 (8.00%) MS Excel
22 21 (7.64%) Banking

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.18%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.73%) IIS
4 12 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.91%) Lync
6 2 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.73%) SAS
6 2 (0.73%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) nginx
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.36%) Drupal
7 1 (0.36%) Jetty
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.18%) MS Office
3 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.73%) MS Project
4 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.45%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (9.45%) Firewall
2 22 (8.00%) DNS
3 16 (5.82%) DHCP
4 14 (5.09%) SAN
4 14 (5.09%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (4.73%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (4.73%) Wireless
6 12 (4.36%) LAN
6 12 (4.36%) Internet
7 11 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (3.64%) VPN
8 10 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (3.27%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (3.27%) Network Security
9 9 (3.27%) WLAN
9 9 (3.27%) IPsec
10 8 (2.91%) BGP
10 8 (2.91%) OSPF
11 7 (2.55%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (3.64%) Big Data
3 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.82%) DataStage
4 4 (1.45%) Data Mart
5 3 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.09%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.09%) MS Access
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (0.73%) VLDB
6 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.36%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (2.55%) Cucumber
1 7 (2.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.73%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) TestLink
3 1 (0.36%) Geb
3 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.36%) NUnit
3 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Sahi
3 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.36%) Mocha
3 1 (0.36%) WATIR
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.36%) JUnit
3 1 (0.36%) JMeter
General
1 62 (22.55%) Finance
2 23 (8.36%) Law
3 21 (7.64%) Banking
4 20 (7.27%) Legal
5 10 (3.64%) Marketing
6 8 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.55%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.82%) Local Government
8 5 (1.82%) Retail
8 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.45%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.45%) International Banking
10 2 (0.73%) Electronics
11 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
11 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (25.09%) Analyst
2 42 (15.27%) Architect
3 35 (12.73%) Project Manager
4 26 (9.45%) Senior Manager
5 25 (9.09%) Security Analyst
6 22 (8.00%) Consultant
7 21 (7.64%) Data Analyst
8 19 (6.91%) Senior Project Manager
9 17 (6.18%) Information Analyst
10 16 (5.82%) Business Analyst
10 16 (5.82%) Information Security Analyst
11 15 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
12 14 (5.09%) Information Manager
12 14 (5.09%) Security Manager
13 11 (4.00%) Designer
14 10 (3.64%) Security Specialist
14 10 (3.64%) Governance Manager
15 9 (3.27%) Information Governance Manager
16 8 (2.91%) Infrastructure Manager
17 7 (2.55%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.91%) .NET
2 3 (1.09%) HTML
3 2 (0.73%) CSS
3 2 (0.73%) XML
3 2 (0.73%) Middleware
4 1 (0.36%) Play Framework
4 1 (0.36%) REST
4 1 (0.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (0.36%) CSS3
4 1 (0.36%) Backbone.js
4 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.36%) Ajax
4 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.36%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.36%) JSON
4 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (0.36%) HTML5
4 1 (0.36%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 123 (44.73%) Data Protection Act
2 49 (17.82%) Management Information System
3 40 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (13.82%) Freedom of Information
5 33 (12.00%) Freedom of Information Act
6 14 (5.09%) Clustering
7 13 (4.73%) Replication
8 12 (4.36%) CESG
9 10 (3.64%) Computer Science
9 10 (3.64%) Open Source
10 9 (3.27%) Data Structures
10 9 (3.27%) NHS
11 6 (2.18%) Mobile App
12 4 (1.45%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.45%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.45%) Statistics
13 3 (1.09%) CESG CLAS
13 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
14 2 (0.73%) DTV
14 2 (0.73%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.64%) Windows
2 11 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (2.55%) Linux
4 7 (2.55%) UNIX
5 6 (2.18%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.73%) MVS
9 2 (0.73%) VME
9 2 (0.73%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.36%) AIX
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (22.55%) Information Assurance
2 60 (21.82%) Information Security
2 60 (21.82%) Project Management
3 57 (20.73%) PRINCE2
4 51 (18.55%) ITIL
5 43 (15.64%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 29 (10.55%) Service Management
8 25 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 25 (9.09%) Risk Management
9 18 (6.55%) Data Modelling
9 18 (6.55%) Information Management
10 17 (6.18%) Agile Project Management
11 16 (5.82%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (5.45%) Incident Management
12 15 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (5.09%) Six Sigma
13 14 (5.09%) Asset Management
13 14 (5.09%) Change Control
14 12 (4.36%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.82%) SQL
2 12 (4.36%) Java
3 6 (2.18%) Ruby
4 5 (1.82%) Python
4 5 (1.82%) C#
4 5 (1.82%) C++
5 2 (0.73%) C
5 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
5 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.73%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.73%) Scala
6 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.36%) R
6 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.36%) VBScript
6 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (16.73%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.55%) Degree
3 28 (10.18%) CISSP
4 24 (8.73%) SC Cleared
5 18 (6.55%) CISM
6 14 (5.09%) CISA
7 7 (2.55%) CRISC
8 6 (2.18%) GIAC
8 6 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (1.45%) CCNA
11 3 (1.09%) MCITP
11 3 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (1.09%) MCP
12 2 (0.73%) MCSE
12 2 (0.73%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.73%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (9.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (6.18%) COBIT
2 17 (6.18%) PCI DSS
3 13 (4.73%) QA
4 5 (1.82%) SLA
5 4 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) Basel II
System Software
1 28 (10.18%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.36%) Hyper-V
3 11 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (3.64%) vSphere
5 4 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.73%) Xen
7 1 (0.36%) Squid
7 1 (0.36%) NLBS
7 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.36%) IAG
7 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (5.09%) SCOrch
2 9 (3.27%) SCDPM
3 5 (1.82%) SCCM
3 5 (1.82%) SCOM
4 4 (1.45%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.73%) OpenView
6 1 (0.36%) SCSM
6 1 (0.36%) WSUS
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.55%) Cisco
3 16 (5.82%) Dell
4 15 (5.45%) CheckPoint
5 14 (5.09%) Oracle
5 14 (5.09%) VMware
6 11 (4.00%) HP
7 10 (3.64%) SAP
8 9 (3.27%) IBM
8 9 (3.27%) Symantec
8 9 (3.27%) Citrix
9 7 (2.55%) TOWER Software
10 6 (2.18%) Qualys
11 5 (1.82%) EMC
11 5 (1.82%) McAfee
11 5 (1.82%) Websense
12 4 (1.45%) Teradata
12 4 (1.45%) Brocade
12 4 (1.45%) Splunk
13 3 (1.09%) ArcSight
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