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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 312 278 260
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 96 138 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.58% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.75% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 110 97
Average daily rate
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£440 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £368 £345
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-12.64% +7.93%
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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
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 £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 22 £518 +29.37% 8
Croydon -2 4 £363 -34.09%
Stanmore - 1 £400 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 61 (32.97%) Data Protection Act
2 48 (25.95%) Finance
3 42 (22.70%) Project Management
3 42 (22.70%) Information Security
4 38 (20.54%) Freedom of Information
5 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
6 32 (17.30%) SQL
6 32 (17.30%) Management Information System
7 28 (15.14%) Windows
8 25 (13.51%) MS Excel
9 24 (12.97%) Freedom of Information Act
10 23 (12.43%) Security Cleared
10 23 (12.43%) Information Assurance
10 23 (12.43%) CISSP
11 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
11 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (11.35%) ITIL
13 20 (10.81%) PRINCE2
13 20 (10.81%) CISM
13 20 (10.81%) Degree
14 19 (10.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 19 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
15 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
15 18 (9.73%) SC Cleared
15 18 (9.73%) Agile Project Management
16 17 (9.19%) Law
16 17 (9.19%) Legal
16 17 (9.19%) Risk Management
17 16 (8.65%) Data Security

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (4.32%) SharePoint
1 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.70%) CMS
3 4 (2.16%) IIS
4 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.62%) Drupal
5 2 (1.08%) SAS
5 2 (1.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.54%) EPiServer CMS
6 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.54%) Jadu
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
Applications
1 25 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.95%) MS Office
3 8 (4.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (1.62%) SPSS
5 3 (1.62%) MS Project
6 2 (1.08%) S-PLUS
6 2 (1.08%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.54%) Stata
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.54%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (2.16%) ResourceLink
2 2 (1.08%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.54%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.54%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
1 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.95%) Firewall
2 8 (4.32%) LDAP
3 6 (3.24%) Internet
4 5 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.70%) LAN
5 4 (2.16%) Network Security
5 4 (2.16%) Intranet
5 4 (2.16%) SAN
6 3 (1.62%) WAN
6 3 (1.62%) VLAN
7 2 (1.08%) FirePass
7 2 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.08%) NAS
7 2 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.08%) DNS
8 1 (0.54%) Extranet
8 1 (0.54%) VPN
8 1 (0.54%) DHCP
8 1 (0.54%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (5.41%) Big Data
4 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.70%) Star Schema
8 5 (2.70%) MS Access
8 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (2.16%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (1.62%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.62%) MySQL
10 3 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (1.62%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 2 (1.08%) Clementine
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.08%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.62%) Ant
2 3 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.08%) Maven
3 2 (1.08%) Mercurial
3 2 (1.08%) Subversion
3 2 (1.08%) MSI
3 2 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.54%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.54%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (25.95%) Finance
2 17 (9.19%) Law
2 17 (9.19%) Legal
3 8 (4.32%) Banking
3 8 (4.32%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.78%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.24%) Marketing
6 4 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.62%) Local Government
8 2 (1.08%) Advertising
8 2 (1.08%) Publishing
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) Games
9 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (14.05%) Architect
2 24 (12.97%) Analyst
3 19 (10.27%) Consultant
4 18 (9.73%) Project Manager
5 16 (8.65%) Security Analyst
6 12 (6.49%) Developer
7 9 (4.86%) Information Analyst
8 8 (4.32%) Security Manager
8 8 (4.32%) Information Security Analyst
8 8 (4.32%) Security Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) DBA
9 7 (3.78%) Security Architect
9 7 (3.78%) Information Manager
9 7 (3.78%) Digital Architect
10 6 (3.24%) Senior Architect
10 6 (3.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.24%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (3.24%) Desktop Support
11 5 (2.70%) Programme Manager
11 5 (2.70%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.41%) .NET
2 7 (3.78%) HTML
3 5 (2.70%) CSS
4 3 (1.62%) HTML5
4 3 (1.62%) Ajax
4 3 (1.62%) MDX
4 3 (1.62%) jQuery
5 2 (1.08%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.08%) Spring
5 2 (1.08%) Struts2
5 2 (1.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.08%) JSP
5 2 (1.08%) Servlets
5 2 (1.08%) Struts
5 2 (1.08%) Middleware
5 2 (1.08%) SAML
6 1 (0.54%) XHTML
6 1 (0.54%) Web Services
6 1 (0.54%) XML
6 1 (0.54%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 61 (32.97%) Data Protection Act
2 38 (20.54%) Freedom of Information
3 32 (17.30%) Management Information System
4 24 (12.97%) Freedom of Information Act
5 22 (11.89%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (7.57%) Open Source
7 11 (5.95%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.24%) Cryptography
8 6 (3.24%) NHS
9 5 (2.70%) CESG
10 4 (2.16%) CMDB
10 4 (2.16%) Statistics
10 4 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
10 4 (2.16%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.62%) Smartcard
11 3 (1.62%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.08%) User Experience
12 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
12 2 (1.08%) RMADS
12 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.14%) Windows
2 10 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (5.41%) UNIX
3 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (3.78%) Linux
4 6 (3.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.08%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.08%) AIX
7 2 (1.08%) Solaris
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.54%) CentOS
8 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.70%) Project Management
1 42 (22.70%) Information Security
2 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.43%) Information Assurance
4 21 (11.35%) ITIL
5 20 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 19 (10.27%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (9.73%) Agile Project Management
8 17 (9.19%) Risk Management
9 16 (8.65%) Data Security
9 16 (8.65%) Data Modelling
10 15 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (7.57%) Service Management
11 14 (7.57%) Analytics
12 12 (6.49%) Service Delivery
13 11 (5.95%) ETL
13 11 (5.95%) Change Management
14 9 (4.86%) DevOps
15 8 (4.32%) Cyber Security
15 8 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.30%) SQL
2 12 (6.49%) Java
3 10 (5.41%) Python
4 9 (4.86%) C#
5 8 (4.32%) Ruby
5 8 (4.32%) C++
5 8 (4.32%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 5 (2.70%) Perl
6 5 (2.70%) PHP
7 4 (2.16%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.62%) R
8 3 (1.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.08%) VBA
9 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (12.43%) Security Cleared
1 23 (12.43%) CISSP
2 20 (10.81%) CISM
2 20 (10.81%) Degree
3 18 (9.73%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.95%) CISA
5 5 (2.70%) ISEB
5 5 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.16%) MCITP
6 4 (2.16%) CRISC
6 4 (2.16%) ISACA
6 4 (2.16%) Postgraduate
6 4 (2.16%) MCSE
6 4 (2.16%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.62%) PMP
7 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.62%) PgMP
8 2 (1.08%) CITP
8 2 (1.08%) MBCS
8 2 (1.08%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (5.41%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.32%) SLA
4 6 (3.24%) QA
4 6 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (2.16%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 3 (1.62%) COBIT
7 1 (0.54%) BS7799
7 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.54%) P3O
System Software
1 18 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.08%) vSphere
3 2 (1.08%) XenApp
3 2 (1.08%) XenServer
3 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.54%) Samba
4 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.54%) IAG
4 1 (0.54%) vCloud
4 1 (0.54%) Postfix
4 1 (0.54%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.54%) Xen
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) SCCM
1 4 (2.16%) OpenView
2 3 (1.62%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.62%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.08%) SCOrch
3 2 (1.08%) Data Guard
3 2 (1.08%) Puppet
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.54%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.54%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.65%) Oracle
3 11 (5.95%) Citrix
4 10 (5.41%) HP
5 8 (4.32%) Symantec
6 7 (3.78%) McAfee
6 7 (3.78%) Cisco
6 7 (3.78%) Teradata
6 7 (3.78%) VMware
6 7 (3.78%) Greenplum
7 6 (3.24%) SAP
7 6 (3.24%) IBM
8 5 (2.70%) CA
9 4 (2.16%) Cyber-Ark
9 4 (2.16%) ArcSight
9 4 (2.16%) Cognos
9 4 (2.16%) NetApp
9 4 (2.16%) Remedy
9 4 (2.16%) BMC
10 3 (1.62%) CheckPoint
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