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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 73 77 74
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 18 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.70% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
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£450 £200 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -46.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.14%
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
998 857 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.23% 74.20% 71.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 453 440
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 46
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -29.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.60 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £47.13 £87.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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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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
Oldham - - - -
Sale - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Data Protection
North West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 19 (54.29%) Local Government
2 14 (40.00%) Migration
3 11 (31.43%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (20.00%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
5 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (14.29%) Freedom of Information Act
5 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 4 (11.43%) CISSP
6 4 (11.43%) CISM
6 4 (11.43%) Finance
6 4 (11.43%) GIAC
6 4 (11.43%) Information Security
6 4 (11.43%) Information Management
6 4 (11.43%) COBIT
6 4 (11.43%) Life Science
6 4 (11.43%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) CRAMM
6 4 (11.43%) CRISC
7 3 (8.57%) C
7 3 (8.57%) Intranet
7 3 (8.57%) Legal
7 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (8.57%) Banking
8 2 (5.71%) HTML
8 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.71%) CSS
8 2 (5.71%) XML

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.86%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.86%) EDRMS
1 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
1 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (54.29%) Local Government
2 4 (11.43%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Architect
1 18 (51.43%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (8.57%) Developer
2 3 (8.57%) Analyst
2 3 (8.57%) Systems Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Security Consultant
3 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.71%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (5.71%) Consultant
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Security Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
4 1 (2.86%) Systems Support
4 1 (2.86%) IT Consultant
4 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Business Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
1 2 (5.71%) XML
1 2 (5.71%) XSLT
1 2 (5.71%) XHTML
1 2 (5.71%) jQuery
1 2 (5.71%) HTML5
1 2 (5.71%) CSS3
1 2 (5.71%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (14.29%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.43%) Life Science
5 2 (5.71%) NHS
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (20.00%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Information Management
4 4 (11.43%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) CRAMM
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Use Case
6 2 (5.71%) Scrum
6 2 (5.71%) Web Design
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) CRM
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CISSP
1 4 (11.43%) CISM
1 4 (11.43%) GIAC
1 4 (11.43%) CRISC
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (11.43%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe
2 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) Coremetrics
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos
2 1 (2.86%) IBM