The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 128 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 20 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.54% 0.43% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.60% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
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£435 £381 £234
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% +63.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £320 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £431 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £49.96
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.93 £17.50 £17.42
% change year-on-year
-26.14% +0.45%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2778 2180 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.69% 72.09% 72.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1153 840
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 110 83
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £13.67 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Lancashire +13 7 £435 +6.74% 2
Cheshire -8 7 £345 -
Merseyside -9 4 £350 -6.66%
Manchester -14 1 - - 5
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (30.77%) Information Security
3 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
4 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 9 (23.08%) Local Government
5 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
6 7 (17.95%) SQL
7 6 (15.38%) Oracle
7 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 6 (15.38%) CISM
7 6 (15.38%) CESG
7 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
8 5 (12.82%) VMware
8 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
8 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (10.26%) Citrix
9 4 (10.26%) CISSP
9 4 (10.26%) Lotus
9 4 (10.26%) SAP
9 4 (10.26%) IBM Notes
9 4 (10.26%) EMC
9 4 (10.26%) ETL
9 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.26%) Data Mapping
9 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (10.26%) SCCM
9 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (10.26%) Xen
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (10.26%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) PowerPivot
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) Intranet
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
2 2 (5.13%) DHCP
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) VLAN
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Gradle
2 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.56%) FishEye
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (23.08%) Local Government
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
1 9 (23.08%) Architect
2 6 (15.38%) Consultant
2 6 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Information Security Officer
3 5 (12.82%) Security Officer
3 5 (12.82%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Security Assurance Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Information Security Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Integrator
7 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (15.38%) CESG
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) BYOD
4 3 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) Replication
5 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (5.13%) Life Science
6 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) Information Security
2 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
3 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 5 (12.82%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Data Mapping
6 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) ISMS
7 3 (7.69%) SIEM
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Web Development
8 2 (5.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Python
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) CISM
2 4 (10.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCNP
3 2 (5.13%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) CEH
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.13%) GMP
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.56%) HIPAA
3 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) Xen
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Lotus
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
4 4 (10.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
5 2 (5.13%) ArcSight
6 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
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