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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 280 309 292
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 134 96 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.46% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.57% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 58 88
Average daily rate £388 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £28.00 £16.00 £16.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
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
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +49 32 £400 -21.95% 6
Croydon - 2 £218 - 2
Paddington - 2 £275 -
Chessington - 1 £150 -
Harrow - 1 £325 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Hillingdon - 1 £388 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 59 (20.27%) Information Security
1 59 (20.27%) Data Protection Act
2 56 (19.24%) Finance
3 43 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (14.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 39 (13.40%) Windows
6 38 (13.06%) Microsoft
7 35 (12.03%) SQL
8 34 (11.68%) Management Information System
9 29 (9.97%) SQL Server
10 28 (9.62%) Project Management
11 27 (9.28%) Information Governance
12 25 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (7.90%) Legal
13 23 (7.90%) .NET
13 23 (7.90%) ITIL
13 23 (7.90%) MS Excel
14 22 (7.56%) Risk Management
15 20 (6.87%) PRINCE2
15 20 (6.87%) JavaScript
15 20 (6.87%) NHS
15 20 (6.87%) CISSP
15 20 (6.87%) Ruby
15 20 (6.87%) Information Assurance
15 20 (6.87%) BDD
16 19 (6.53%) Active Directory
16 19 (6.53%) C#
17 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 18 (6.19%) Security Cleared
17 18 (6.19%) Freedom of Information

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (3.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.09%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.03%) SAS
4 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.69%) IIS
5 2 (0.69%) Lync
6 1 (0.34%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.34%) Drupal
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.34%) Kentico
6 1 (0.34%) Moodle
6 1 (0.34%) Node.js
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (7.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.75%) MS Office
2 8 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.69%) Maximo
2 2 (0.69%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.69%) SAP HCM
2 2 (0.69%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.34%) FastStats
3 1 (0.34%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.34%) Lucidchart
4 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.34%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.15%) Firewall
2 11 (3.78%) SAN
3 6 (2.06%) NAS
3 6 (2.06%) Network Security
4 5 (1.72%) LAN
4 5 (1.72%) WAN
4 5 (1.72%) Wireless
5 4 (1.37%) DNS
5 4 (1.37%) VoIP
6 3 (1.03%) Internet
6 3 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.03%) MPLS
6 3 (1.03%) MVNO
6 3 (1.03%) SSL
6 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.03%) VLAN
7 2 (0.69%) VPN
7 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.34%) IPsec
8 1 (0.34%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (3.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.41%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (2.41%) RDBMS
4 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.72%) Star Schema
7 4 (1.37%) MySQL
8 3 (1.03%) Big Data
8 3 (1.03%) DB2
8 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.03%) MS Access
8 3 (1.03%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (3.78%) Cucumber
2 10 (3.44%) WebDriver
3 8 (2.75%) Selenium
4 6 (2.06%) Appium
5 5 (1.72%) RSpec
6 4 (1.37%) Calabash
7 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.69%) JIRA
7 2 (0.69%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.34%) AppScan
8 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.34%) JMeter
8 1 (0.34%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.34%) NUnit
8 1 (0.34%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.34%) Rational Performance Tester
8 1 (0.34%) Subversion
8 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 56 (19.24%) Finance
2 23 (7.90%) Legal
3 16 (5.50%) Retail
4 11 (3.78%) Law
5 7 (2.41%) Billing
6 6 (2.06%) Banking
6 6 (2.06%) Marketing
7 3 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.69%) Local Government
8 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (28.87%) Analyst
2 38 (13.06%) Developer
3 32 (11.00%) Architect
4 27 (9.28%) Project Manager
5 26 (8.93%) Consultant
6 23 (7.90%) Security Analyst
7 18 (6.19%) Business Analyst
8 16 (5.50%) Tester
9 15 (5.15%) Information Analyst
9 15 (5.15%) Test Analyst
10 14 (4.81%) Information Manager
11 13 (4.47%) Automation Tester
12 12 (4.12%) Security Consultant
13 11 (3.78%) C# Developer
13 11 (3.78%) Information Security Analyst
14 10 (3.44%) Security Architect
15 9 (3.09%) Automation Test Analyst
15 9 (3.09%) Data Analyst
15 9 (3.09%) Senior Manager
15 9 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.90%) .NET
2 16 (5.50%) HTML
3 15 (5.15%) HTML5
4 14 (4.81%) AngularJS
4 14 (4.81%) CSS
5 12 (4.12%) CSS3
6 11 (3.78%) jQuery
7 10 (3.44%) ASP.NET
8 9 (3.09%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (3.09%) Web Services
9 5 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.37%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.37%) Django
10 4 (1.37%) Ember.js
10 4 (1.37%) RESTful
10 4 (1.37%) WCF
11 3 (1.03%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.03%) Middleware
11 3 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.27%) Data Protection Act
2 34 (11.68%) Management Information System
3 25 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.87%) NHS
5 18 (6.19%) Freedom of Information
6 11 (3.78%) Freedom of Information Act
7 8 (2.75%) Biometrics
7 8 (2.75%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (2.41%) IPTV
9 6 (2.06%) Data Centre
9 6 (2.06%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.06%) Replication
9 6 (2.06%) User Experience
10 5 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.72%) FMCG
10 5 (1.72%) Over-the-Top Content
11 4 (1.37%) EPoS
12 3 (1.03%) Data Integration
12 3 (1.03%) Informatics
13 2 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.40%) Windows
2 18 (6.19%) Windows Server
3 14 (4.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.47%) Linux
5 8 (2.75%) Unix
5 8 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.72%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.37%) Android
9 3 (1.03%) AIX
9 3 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (1.03%) SUSE
9 3 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.34%) MVS
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (20.27%) Information Security
2 43 (14.78%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (9.62%) Project Management
4 27 (9.28%) Information Governance
5 23 (7.90%) ITIL
6 22 (7.56%) Risk Management
7 20 (6.87%) BDD
7 20 (6.87%) Information Assurance
7 20 (6.87%) PRINCE2
8 18 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (5.84%) TDD
10 16 (5.50%) Scrum
10 16 (5.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 15 (5.15%) CRM
12 14 (4.81%) Data Security
12 14 (4.81%) Test Scripting
13 13 (4.47%) Records Management
13 13 (4.47%) SDLC
14 12 (4.12%) Test Automation
14 12 (4.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.03%) SQL
2 20 (6.87%) JavaScript
2 20 (6.87%) Ruby
3 19 (6.53%) C#
4 15 (5.15%) Java
5 11 (3.78%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.75%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.41%) Python
8 5 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.37%) C++
9 4 (1.37%) Perl
9 4 (1.37%) PHP
9 4 (1.37%) VBScript
10 3 (1.03%) Korn
10 3 (1.03%) VB
11 2 (0.69%) R
11 2 (0.69%) VBA
12 1 (0.34%) Scala
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 20 (6.87%) CISSP
2 18 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.47%) CISM
3 13 (4.47%) Degree
4 12 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.75%) PMI Certification
6 7 (2.41%) CISA
6 7 (2.41%) ISEB
6 7 (2.41%) PMP
7 6 (2.06%) APMP
8 5 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (1.72%) SANS
9 4 (1.37%) CCNA
9 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.03%) CRISC
10 3 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.03%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.69%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (14.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (4.81%) QA
3 13 (4.47%) PCI DSS
4 10 (3.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 10 (3.44%) RMADS
5 5 (1.72%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.72%) SLA
6 4 (1.37%) ISO27002
7 3 (1.03%) COBIT
7 3 (1.03%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.34%) HL7
9 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (6.53%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.47%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) Snort
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 9 (3.09%) SCCM
1 9 (3.09%) SCOM
2 5 (1.72%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.03%) Ansible
3 3 (1.03%) Puppet
4 2 (0.69%) HP Fortify
4 2 (0.69%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) DameWare
5 1 (0.34%) Nessus
5 1 (0.34%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.34%) SCSM
5 1 (0.34%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 38 (13.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.81%) Oracle
3 11 (3.78%) Cisco
3 11 (3.78%) IBM
4 9 (3.09%) VMware
5 8 (2.75%) HP
5 8 (2.75%) SAP
6 6 (2.06%) Cognos
6 6 (2.06%) EMC
6 6 (2.06%) NetApp
7 5 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.72%) CommVault
8 4 (1.37%) Progress
9 3 (1.03%) Remedy
9 3 (1.03%) Splunk
9 3 (1.03%) TOWER Software
9 3 (1.03%) Varonis
10 2 (0.69%) Cyber-Ark
10 2 (0.69%) LogRhythm
10 2 (0.69%) Symantec
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