The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £469 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +44.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -9.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
410 547 413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 30.53% 30.47% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 302 226
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.00 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.10 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Manchester region.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Manchester region.

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) COBIT
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (25.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau