The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 56 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.49% 0.52% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.74% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£558 £750 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.66% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £10.80 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -53.54%
Data Protection
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
451 270 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 74.30% 69.95% 66.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 138 148
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £665 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 31 22
Average hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +39.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.09 £32.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Data Protection
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 across the North East region.

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Data Protection
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 across the North East region.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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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Rank Change
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Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) CSS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) DSL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Support
1 1 (25.00%) Head of User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Information Governance Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Market Research
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft