The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 88 74 68
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.89% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +45.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £388 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £448 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.91% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £22.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +60.00%
Data Protection
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1146 895 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.56% 73.72% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 477 358
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £487 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 34
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -29.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £8.90 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
Bolton - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 18 (62.07%) Local Government
2 14 (48.28%) Migration
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (17.24%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (13.79%) Life Science
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Office 365
7 3 (10.34%) Xen
7 3 (10.34%) SCCM
7 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.34%) VCP4
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Information Management
7 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
7 3 (10.34%) SAP
7 3 (10.34%) EMC
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
7 3 (10.34%) Lotus
7 3 (10.34%) Legal
7 3 (10.34%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (6.90%) Web Design
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (3.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
1 2 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.45%) EDRMS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (62.07%) Local Government
2 3 (10.34%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Solutions Architect
1 18 (62.07%) Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Integrator
4 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Support
4 1 (3.45%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Information Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) XSLT
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) XHTML
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
1 2 (6.90%) jQuery
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (17.24%) Freedom of Information
2 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
3 4 (13.79%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (13.79%) Life Science
4 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Information Management
5 2 (6.90%) Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Use Case
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.45%) Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Web Analytics
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) ERP
6 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.90%) XPath
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) VCP4
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Xen
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 3 (10.34%) EMC
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) Lotus
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Coremetrics
4 1 (3.45%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) IBM