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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 253 303 270
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -33
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 160 103 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.44% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.56% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 77 98
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +11.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £270 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £534
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.71 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £24.00 £15.96
% change year-on-year
-34.29% +50.37%
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
18421 18351 18406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.78% 78.90% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13094 12989 12700
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
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 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 230 281
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.82 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 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 1 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 +22 47 £500 +11.11% 20
Kingston Upon Thames - 6 £271 - 2
Brentford - 5 £400 -
Uxbridge +2 2 £425 -22.72% 1
Southwark - 1 £238 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 69 (27.82%) Finance
2 64 (25.81%) Data Protection Act
3 51 (20.56%) Information Security
4 48 (19.35%) Microsoft
5 45 (18.15%) Project Management
6 41 (16.53%) Management Information System
6 41 (16.53%) Windows
6 41 (16.53%) Freedom of Information
7 36 (14.52%) PRINCE2
7 36 (14.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 33 (13.31%) SQL
8 33 (13.31%) CISSP
9 31 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (11.69%) Security Cleared
11 28 (11.29%) Risk Management
11 28 (11.29%) MS Excel
12 26 (10.48%) ITIL
13 25 (10.08%) SC Cleared
13 25 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
14 24 (9.68%) Information Management
14 24 (9.68%) Active Directory
15 23 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (8.47%) CISM
16 21 (8.47%) SQL Server
17 20 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (8.06%) Change Management
17 20 (8.06%) Firewall
18 19 (7.66%) Programme Management
18 19 (7.66%) Oracle
19 18 (7.26%) Symantec

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 14 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.24%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.61%) CMS
4 2 (0.81%) Node.js
4 2 (0.81%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.81%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (0.81%) SAS
4 2 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.40%) Jadu
5 1 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (0.40%) Lync
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 28 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.84%) MS Office
3 9 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Project
4 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.21%) SPSS
5 3 (1.21%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.81%) S-PLUS
6 2 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.40%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) ResourceLink
1 4 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.81%) Agresso
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.81%) Magento
2 2 (0.81%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 2 (0.81%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.40%) SAP MRS
3 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.61%) SaaS
2 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.81%) Office 365
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.06%) Firewall
2 12 (4.84%) VLAN
3 11 (4.44%) SAN
4 10 (4.03%) LDAP
4 10 (4.03%) Network Security
5 7 (2.82%) LAN
5 7 (2.82%) Intranet
6 6 (2.42%) Internet
6 6 (2.42%) NAS
7 5 (2.02%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.61%) Extranet
8 4 (1.61%) WAN
8 4 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.21%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.21%) DNS
9 3 (1.21%) FirePass
10 2 (0.81%) VPN
10 2 (0.81%) Wireless
10 2 (0.81%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (2.82%) Big Data
6 6 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.02%) QualityStage
7 5 (2.02%) MS Access
8 4 (1.61%) Cognos Impromptu
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.21%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (1.21%) QlikView
9 3 (1.21%) EDRMS
9 3 (1.21%) ObjectStore
9 3 (1.21%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.81%) Clementine
10 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.61%) Subversion
3 3 (1.21%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.40%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.40%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.40%) RSpec
5 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.40%) Ant
5 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 69 (27.82%) Finance
2 17 (6.85%) Banking
3 13 (5.24%) Legal
4 7 (2.82%) Law
5 6 (2.42%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.61%) Local Government
7 4 (1.61%) Marketing
8 3 (1.21%) Publishing
8 3 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.81%) Advertising
9 2 (0.81%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Games
10 1 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.40%) International Banking
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (14.92%) Analyst
2 33 (13.31%) Consultant
3 31 (12.50%) Architect
4 21 (8.47%) Security Analyst
5 18 (7.26%) Project Manager
5 18 (7.26%) Developer
6 14 (5.65%) Programme Manager
7 13 (5.24%) Security Consultant
8 11 (4.44%) Information Manager
9 9 (3.63%) Information Security Consultant
9 9 (3.63%) Security Manager
9 9 (3.63%) Information Analyst
10 8 (3.23%) Security Architect
10 8 (3.23%) DBA
10 8 (3.23%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
11 7 (2.82%) Support Engineer
12 6 (2.42%) Senior Project Manager
12 6 (2.42%) Business Analyst
12 6 (2.42%) Compliance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.82%) HTML
2 5 (2.02%) CSS
3 4 (1.61%) .NET
3 4 (1.61%) Web Services
4 3 (1.21%) MDX
4 3 (1.21%) jQuery
4 3 (1.21%) HTML5
4 3 (1.21%) CSS3
5 2 (0.81%) Backbone.js
5 2 (0.81%) Sass
5 2 (0.81%) React
5 2 (0.81%) SAML
5 2 (0.81%) Middleware
5 2 (0.81%) J2EE
6 1 (0.40%) SOAP
6 1 (0.40%) XML
6 1 (0.40%) XSL
6 1 (0.40%) XHTML
6 1 (0.40%) JMS
6 1 (0.40%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 64 (25.81%) Data Protection Act
2 41 (16.53%) Management Information System
2 41 (16.53%) Freedom of Information
3 25 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.85%) Freedom of Information Act
5 10 (4.03%) Statistics
5 10 (4.03%) NHS
6 8 (3.23%) Cryptography
7 7 (2.82%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.02%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.61%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.61%) Replication
9 4 (1.61%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.21%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.21%) PKI
10 3 (1.21%) iPhone
10 3 (1.21%) BYOD
10 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.81%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.53%) Windows
2 14 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (4.44%) Linux
4 10 (4.03%) Windows 7
4 10 (4.03%) Windows 8
5 9 (3.63%) UNIX
6 8 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.61%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.61%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.61%) Solaris
9 3 (1.21%) CentOS
10 2 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.40%) AIX
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.56%) Information Security
2 45 (18.15%) Project Management
3 36 (14.52%) PRINCE2
4 31 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (11.29%) Risk Management
6 26 (10.48%) ITIL
7 24 (9.68%) Information Management
8 23 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (8.06%) Change Management
10 19 (7.66%) Programme Management
11 17 (6.85%) Service Delivery
12 15 (6.05%) Information Assurance
13 14 (5.65%) Data Security
13 14 (5.65%) Data Modelling
13 14 (5.65%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (5.24%) Analytics
15 12 (4.84%) Cyber Security
15 12 (4.84%) Service Management
16 11 (4.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 33 (13.31%) SQL
2 12 (4.84%) T-SQL
3 9 (3.63%) Java
4 7 (2.82%) Perl
5 5 (2.02%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.61%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.61%) Python
7 3 (1.21%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 3 (1.21%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.21%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.81%) R
8 2 (0.81%) Scala
8 2 (0.81%) C
8 2 (0.81%) C#
9 1 (0.40%) PHP
9 1 (0.40%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) Ruby
9 1 (0.40%) Korn
9 1 (0.40%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 33 (13.31%) CISSP
2 29 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 25 (10.08%) SC Cleared
4 21 (8.47%) CISM
5 14 (5.65%) CISA
5 14 (5.65%) Degree
6 7 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.02%) CCNP
7 5 (2.02%) ISEB
8 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.21%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.21%) CRISC
9 3 (1.21%) MCSE
9 3 (1.21%) PMP
9 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.21%) GCIH
9 3 (1.21%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (1.21%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (4.84%) PCI DSS
4 10 (4.03%) QA
5 7 (2.82%) HIPAA
5 7 (2.82%) COBIT
6 6 (2.42%) SLA
7 4 (1.61%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.21%) P3O
8 3 (1.21%) GCP
8 3 (1.21%) GMP
8 3 (1.21%) GLP
8 3 (1.21%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 24 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 12 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.21%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.81%) SRDF
5 2 (0.81%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 2 (0.81%) NFS
6 1 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.40%) IAG
6 1 (0.40%) Samba
6 1 (0.40%) Xen
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.42%) SCCM
2 4 (1.61%) SCOM
2 4 (1.61%) Puppet
2 4 (1.61%) OpenView
2 4 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (1.61%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.21%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.21%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.81%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (0.81%) SnapMirror
4 2 (0.81%) SnapVault
4 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.40%) WSUS
5 1 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (7.66%) Oracle
3 18 (7.26%) Symantec
4 17 (6.85%) HP
5 14 (5.65%) VMware
6 12 (4.84%) Teradata
6 12 (4.84%) Cisco
7 11 (4.44%) IBM
7 11 (4.44%) SAP
7 11 (4.44%) Citrix
8 10 (4.03%) McAfee
9 8 (3.23%) Greenplum
10 7 (2.82%) Dell
10 7 (2.82%) ArcSight
11 6 (2.42%) Cognos
12 5 (2.02%) Business Objects
12 5 (2.02%) CA
12 5 (2.02%) NetApp
12 5 (2.02%) Remedy
12 5 (2.02%) CheckPoint
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