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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 104 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -14
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.69% 1.00% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.23% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £400 £558
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -28.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £313 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £550 £812
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-4.88% -0.72%
Data Protection
England

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
1083 816 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 82.48% 81.85% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 707 516 287
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 30 29
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £12.31 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £41.00 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -32 5 £375 -31.81% 5
Durham +7 4 - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
2 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Express
3 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (37.50%) GitLab
3 6 (37.50%) gulp
3 6 (37.50%) Protractor
3 6 (37.50%) EJS
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) Coaching
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) InfoPath
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Extranet
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 6 (37.50%) GitLab
1 6 (37.50%) gulp
1 6 (37.50%) Protractor
2 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Business Engagement Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Engagement Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Angular Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (6.25%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (6.25%) DBA
6 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 1 (6.25%) IT Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) Node.js
2 6 (37.50%) EJS
2 6 (37.50%) Express
3 2 (12.50%) LESS
3 2 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (43.75%) Regression Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Asynchronous Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Coaching
5 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Nintex
1 2 (12.50%) Siemens
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle