The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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)
England / North East
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
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 North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
287 283 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.54% 32.79% 30.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 194 87
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Median hourly rate £11.33 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.07% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £10.34 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.93 £29.20 £15.00
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Data Protection Act
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Regulatory Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection