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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 264 321 297
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -24
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 187 94 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.41% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.51% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 59 108
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £600 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-7.63% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.84% -15.14%
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
19232 18390 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.79% 80.79% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13996 12858 13566
Median daily rate £475 £450 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 264 237
Median hourly rate £21.78 £20.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.69 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the London region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +32 17 £490 +2.08% 11
Croydon -10 5 £318 -12.41%
Harrow - 4 £315 -
Hillingdon - 3 £275 - 2
Bromley - 2 £475 - 1
Westminster - 2 £600 -
Hayes - 1 £388 -
Hounslow - 1 £255 -
Ilford - 1 £388 -
Ealing - 1 £330 -
Wimbledon - 1 £495 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 82 (26.11%) Data Protection Act
2 80 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (22.61%) Finance
4 64 (20.38%) Information Security
5 51 (16.24%) Project Management
6 47 (14.97%) Information Assurance
7 46 (14.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (12.42%) Windows
8 39 (12.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 36 (11.46%) Management Information System
10 35 (11.15%) Legal
10 35 (11.15%) PRINCE2
10 35 (11.15%) CISSP
11 32 (10.19%) Microsoft
12 31 (9.87%) TDD
13 29 (9.24%) SQL Server
13 29 (9.24%) ITIL
14 27 (8.60%) Risk Management
15 26 (8.28%) JavaScript
15 26 (8.28%) BDD
15 26 (8.28%) Agile Project Management
16 25 (7.96%) SQL
16 25 (7.96%) .NET
16 25 (7.96%) CISM
16 25 (7.96%) Freedom of Information
16 25 (7.96%) Security Cleared
17 24 (7.64%) Service Management
17 24 (7.64%) Linux
18 23 (7.32%) Security Architecture
18 23 (7.32%) Information Governance

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.59%) IIS
3 5 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.27%) Node.js
5 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.96%) SAS
6 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.32%) CMS
7 1 (0.32%) Drupal
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.91%) MS Office
3 3 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.64%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.64%) FastStats
2 2 (0.64%) Maximo
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.82%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.27%) Office 365
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.64%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.32%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.01%) Firewall
2 13 (4.14%) SAN
3 12 (3.82%) Network Security
4 9 (2.87%) Internet
5 8 (2.55%) DNS
5 8 (2.55%) LAN
5 8 (2.55%) WAN
6 6 (1.91%) LDAP
6 6 (1.91%) NAS
6 6 (1.91%) SSL
7 5 (1.59%) VLAN
7 5 (1.59%) VPN
8 3 (0.96%) DHCP
8 3 (0.96%) Kerberos
8 3 (0.96%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (0.64%) DMZ
9 2 (0.64%) HTTP
9 2 (0.64%) MPLS
9 2 (0.64%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.14%) MySQL
2 13 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.23%) DB2
5 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.59%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.27%) Star Schema
8 3 (0.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (0.96%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.64%) Big Data
9 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.64%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 2 (0.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (1.91%) Cucumber
2 5 (1.59%) WebDriver
3 4 (1.27%) ProC
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.96%) Selenium
5 2 (0.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.32%) Appium
6 1 (0.32%) AppScan
6 1 (0.32%) Burp Suite
6 1 (0.32%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.32%) Protractor
6 1 (0.32%) RSpec
6 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (22.61%) Finance
2 35 (11.15%) Legal
3 15 (4.78%) Law
3 15 (4.78%) Retail
4 12 (3.82%) Banking
5 7 (2.23%) Marketing
6 6 (1.91%) Billing
6 6 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.59%) Games
7 5 (1.59%) Local Government
8 3 (0.96%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.96%) Publishing
9 2 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (22.93%) Analyst
2 51 (16.24%) Developer
3 35 (11.15%) Architect
4 27 (8.60%) Project Manager
5 26 (8.28%) Security Analyst
6 20 (6.37%) Business Analyst
7 17 (5.41%) Consultant
7 17 (5.41%) Security Architect
8 15 (4.78%) Information Analyst
9 13 (4.14%) Information Manager
10 12 (3.82%) C# Developer
10 12 (3.82%) Information Security Analyst
10 12 (3.82%) Security Consultant
11 9 (2.87%) Security Manager
12 8 (2.55%) IT Analyst
12 8 (2.55%) Tester
13 7 (2.23%) Automation Tester
13 7 (2.23%) Data Analyst
13 7 (2.23%) Python Developer
13 7 (2.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.96%) .NET
2 14 (4.46%) AngularJS
3 13 (4.14%) HTML
4 11 (3.50%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.50%) CSS
5 10 (3.18%) HTML5
6 9 (2.87%) CSS3
7 7 (2.23%) Django
7 7 (2.23%) Middleware
8 6 (1.91%) jQuery
8 6 (1.91%) Web Services
9 5 (1.59%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
10 4 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.27%) Backbone.js
10 4 (1.27%) SAML
10 4 (1.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (1.27%) WCF
11 3 (0.96%) Ajax
11 3 (0.96%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 82 (26.11%) Data Protection Act
2 36 (11.46%) Management Information System
3 25 (7.96%) Freedom of Information
4 23 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.78%) NHS
6 13 (4.14%) Freedom of Information Act
7 10 (3.18%) CESG
8 9 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.55%) Data Centre
10 7 (2.23%) Replication
11 5 (1.59%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
11 5 (1.59%) User Experience
12 4 (1.27%) CESG CLAS
12 4 (1.27%) Contactless
12 4 (1.27%) Derivative
12 4 (1.27%) Fintech
12 4 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.96%) Clustering
13 3 (0.96%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 39 (12.42%) Windows
2 24 (7.64%) Linux
3 19 (6.05%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.14%) Unix
5 11 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (1.59%) AIX
6 5 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (1.59%) SUSE
6 5 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.27%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Solaris
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (25.48%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (20.38%) Information Security
3 51 (16.24%) Project Management
4 47 (14.97%) Information Assurance
5 46 (14.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (11.15%) PRINCE2
7 31 (9.87%) TDD
8 29 (9.24%) ITIL
9 27 (8.60%) Risk Management
10 26 (8.28%) Agile Project Management
10 26 (8.28%) BDD
11 24 (7.64%) Service Management
12 23 (7.32%) Information Governance
12 23 (7.32%) Security Architecture
13 18 (5.73%) MVC
14 17 (5.41%) Service Delivery
15 15 (4.78%) Open Source
15 15 (4.78%) Records Management
16 14 (4.46%) E-Commerce
16 14 (4.46%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 26 (8.28%) JavaScript
2 25 (7.96%) SQL
3 20 (6.37%) C#
4 18 (5.73%) PowerShell
5 15 (4.78%) Java
6 14 (4.46%) Python
6 14 (4.46%) Ruby
7 13 (4.14%) PHP
8 11 (3.50%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.87%) Perl
10 6 (1.91%) Korn
10 6 (1.91%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.59%) VBScript
12 4 (1.27%) R
12 4 (1.27%) VB
13 3 (0.96%) C++
13 3 (0.96%) FQL
14 2 (0.64%) C
14 2 (0.64%) Tcl
15 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (11.15%) CISSP
2 25 (7.96%) CISM
2 25 (7.96%) Security Cleared
3 17 (5.41%) Degree
4 16 (5.10%) SC Cleared
5 14 (4.46%) CISA
6 10 (3.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (3.18%) SANS
7 8 (2.55%) CESG Certified Professional
8 7 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (2.23%) CLAS
9 6 (1.91%) CCNA
9 6 (1.91%) CEH
10 5 (1.59%) ISEB
11 4 (1.27%) CRISC
11 4 (1.27%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.96%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (12.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (6.69%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (1.27%) COBIT
4 4 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (1.27%) ISO27002
4 4 (1.27%) RMADS
4 4 (1.27%) SLA
5 3 (0.96%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.96%) QA
6 2 (0.64%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.32%) BS7799
7 1 (0.32%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 19 (6.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.50%) Hyper-V
2 11 (3.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (2.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.32%) NDS
4 1 (0.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.32%) Samba
4 1 (0.32%) Snort
4 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.32%) vCloud
4 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.32%) Xen
4 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (2.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (1.91%) Ansible
2 6 (1.91%) Puppet
3 5 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.27%) SCCM
4 4 (1.27%) SCOM
5 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.64%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.64%) Nessus
6 2 (0.64%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.32%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.32%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 32 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (5.73%) Oracle
3 15 (4.78%) Cisco
4 13 (4.14%) VMware
5 12 (3.82%) IBM
6 9 (2.87%) HP
6 9 (2.87%) TOWER Software
7 7 (2.23%) EMC
8 6 (1.91%) NetApp
9 5 (1.59%) Citrix
9 5 (1.59%) Cognos
9 5 (1.59%) CommVault
10 4 (1.27%) ServiceNow
10 4 (1.27%) Splunk
11 3 (0.96%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.96%) LogRhythm
11 3 (0.96%) Progress
11 3 (0.96%) SAP
12 2 (0.64%) Google
12 2 (0.64%) Veritas
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