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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 272 313 261
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -52
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 152 121 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.62% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 105 102
Average daily rate
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£475 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £338 £368
% change year-on-year
+22.96% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 7
Average hourly rate £13.65 £17.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.69% -23.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 £17.00 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+43.36% -51.11%
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
19039 19480 19425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.74% 77.50% 75.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13435 13648 13085
Average daily rate £450 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 244 373
Average hourly rate £21.62 £21.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -33.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £15.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
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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 +34 36 £488 +21.79% 8
Bromley - 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 145 (52.16%) Data Protection Act
2 75 (26.98%) Project Management
3 72 (25.90%) Finance
4 61 (21.94%) Information Assurance
5 56 (20.14%) PRINCE2
5 56 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
6 51 (18.35%) Information Security
7 50 (17.99%) Management Information System
8 49 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (17.27%) ITIL
10 43 (15.47%) Freedom of Information
11 42 (15.11%) Microsoft
12 41 (14.75%) Security Cleared
13 37 (13.31%) Freedom of Information Act
13 37 (13.31%) Degree
14 33 (11.87%) Windows
15 31 (11.15%) Active Directory
16 30 (10.79%) Service Delivery
17 29 (10.43%) Service Management
17 29 (10.43%) Risk Management
18 28 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
18 28 (10.07%) Firewall
18 28 (10.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 25 (8.99%) CISSP
19 25 (8.99%) Hyper-V
20 24 (8.63%) MS Excel
21 23 (8.27%) DNS
22 21 (7.55%) SQL
22 21 (7.55%) SC Cleared
23 20 (7.19%) Oracle

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 16 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.88%) Lync
5 7 (2.52%) IIS
6 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.72%) SAS
7 2 (0.72%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.36%) Jetty
8 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.36%) nginx
8 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.40%) MS Office
3 2 (0.72%) MS Project
3 2 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 4 (1.44%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.36%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
1 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.07%) Firewall
2 23 (8.27%) DNS
3 17 (6.12%) DHCP
3 17 (6.12%) SAN
4 15 (5.40%) TCP/IP
5 13 (4.68%) VPN
5 13 (4.68%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (3.96%) LAN
6 11 (3.96%) Wireless
7 10 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (3.24%) IPsec
8 9 (3.24%) OSPF
8 9 (3.24%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (2.88%) Internet
9 8 (2.88%) WLAN
9 8 (2.88%) BGP
9 8 (2.88%) Network Security
9 8 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (2.52%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (1.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.40%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.32%) Big Data
3 11 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.52%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.80%) DataStage
6 4 (1.44%) MySQL
6 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.44%) Data Mart
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.08%) MS Access
7 3 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.72%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.72%) Star Schema
8 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.36%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) NUnit
3 1 (0.36%) WATIR
3 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.36%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.36%) Talend Open Studio
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%) JMeter
3 1 (0.36%) JUnit
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (25.90%) Finance
2 19 (6.83%) Banking
3 17 (6.12%) Law
4 13 (4.68%) Legal
5 6 (2.16%) Retail
5 6 (2.16%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.80%) Marketing
7 4 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.08%) Local Government
8 3 (1.08%) International Banking
8 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.08%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.36%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (24.10%) Analyst
2 42 (15.11%) Architect
3 41 (14.75%) Project Manager
4 26 (9.35%) Senior Manager
5 22 (7.91%) Consultant
5 22 (7.91%) Security Analyst
6 20 (7.19%) Infrastructure Architect
7 19 (6.83%) Data Analyst
7 19 (6.83%) Senior Project Manager
8 13 (4.68%) Security Manager
8 13 (4.68%) Information Analyst
8 13 (4.68%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.32%) Information Manager
9 12 (4.32%) Information Security Analyst
10 11 (3.96%) Governance Manager
11 10 (3.60%) Designer
11 10 (3.60%) Information Governance Manager
12 8 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
13 7 (2.52%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.52%) .NET
2 5 (1.80%) XML
3 4 (1.44%) JSP
3 4 (1.44%) EJB
4 3 (1.08%) HTML
5 2 (0.72%) Middleware
5 2 (0.72%) CSS
6 1 (0.36%) Ajax
6 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.36%) JSON
6 1 (0.36%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.36%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.36%) WCF
6 1 (0.36%) LINQ
6 1 (0.36%) Django
6 1 (0.36%) jQuery
6 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.36%) HTML5
6 1 (0.36%) Servlets
6 1 (0.36%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 145 (52.16%) Data Protection Act
2 56 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (17.99%) Management Information System
4 43 (15.47%) Freedom of Information
5 37 (13.31%) Freedom of Information Act
6 16 (5.76%) Replication
7 14 (5.04%) Computer Science
8 12 (4.32%) Clustering
9 10 (3.60%) Open Source
9 10 (3.60%) CESG
10 8 (2.88%) NHS
11 6 (2.16%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.16%) Thin Client
11 6 (2.16%) PMI
11 6 (2.16%) Fat Client
12 4 (1.44%) Statistics
13 2 (0.72%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.72%) User Experience
13 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.72%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.87%) Windows
2 13 (4.68%) Linux
3 11 (3.96%) UNIX
4 9 (3.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.80%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.72%) MVS
9 2 (0.72%) AIX
9 2 (0.72%) VME
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) SUSE
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
10 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.98%) Project Management
2 61 (21.94%) Information Assurance
3 56 (20.14%) PRINCE2
4 51 (18.35%) Information Security
5 49 (17.63%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (17.27%) ITIL
7 30 (10.79%) Service Delivery
8 29 (10.43%) Service Management
8 29 (10.43%) Risk Management
9 28 (10.07%) Stakeholder Management
10 20 (7.19%) Agile Project Management
11 19 (6.83%) Change Control
11 19 (6.83%) Data Modelling
12 17 (6.12%) Information Management
12 17 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (5.76%) Disaster Recovery
13 16 (5.76%) TOGAF
14 15 (5.40%) Line Management
15 14 (5.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.55%) SQL
2 15 (5.40%) Java
3 6 (2.16%) Ruby
4 5 (1.80%) Python
4 5 (1.80%) C
4 5 (1.80%) C#
4 5 (1.80%) C++
5 2 (0.72%) Scala
5 2 (0.72%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.36%) VBA
6 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.36%) Perl
6 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.36%) R
6 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 37 (13.31%) Degree
3 25 (8.99%) CISSP
4 21 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 15 (5.40%) CISM
6 11 (3.96%) CISA
7 6 (2.16%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.08%) CEH
9 3 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (1.08%) CRISC
9 3 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.72%) ISEB
10 2 (0.72%) CCNA
10 2 (0.72%) CCNP
10 2 (0.72%) MCP
10 2 (0.72%) GIAC
10 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.72%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.47%) COBIT
3 17 (6.12%) PCI DSS
4 14 (5.04%) QA
5 6 (2.16%) SLA
6 4 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.72%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.36%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.36%) Basel II
8 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (11.15%) Active Directory
2 25 (8.99%) Hyper-V
3 14 (5.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.32%) vSphere
5 6 (2.16%) Xen
6 4 (1.44%) XenApp
6 4 (1.44%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.36%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.36%) NLBS
8 1 (0.36%) SRDF
8 1 (0.36%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.36%) XenServer
8 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.36%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.36%) IAG
Systems Management
1 13 (4.68%) SCOrch
2 7 (2.52%) SCDPM
3 4 (1.44%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.44%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.08%) SCCM
4 3 (1.08%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.72%) OpenView
5 2 (0.72%) SCOM
5 2 (0.72%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.36%) Nessus
6 1 (0.36%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.36%) WSUS
6 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.36%) SCSM
Vendors
1 42 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.19%) Oracle
3 17 (6.12%) Cisco
4 16 (5.76%) VMware
5 14 (5.04%) HP
5 14 (5.04%) Dell
5 14 (5.04%) CheckPoint
6 13 (4.68%) IBM
7 12 (4.32%) Citrix
8 9 (3.24%) TOWER Software
8 9 (3.24%) SAP
9 8 (2.88%) Symantec
10 6 (2.16%) EMC
10 6 (2.16%) Qualys
11 5 (1.80%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.80%) NetApp
12 4 (1.44%) Splunk
12 4 (1.44%) Teradata
12 4 (1.44%) McAfee
12 4 (1.44%) Brocade
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 730 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
London
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £539.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325.00 - £359.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago