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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 101 124 102
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 55 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.45% 0.48% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.62% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 16
Average daily rate £425 £415 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £419 £355
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +17.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
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
3051 2405 2025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.27% 76.40% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1872 1428 1031
Average daily rate £400 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 99 108
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester +2 25 £355 -21.11% 4
Merseyside +6 11 £500 +53.84% 1
Lancashire +6 9 £430 -21.81%
Cheshire - 7 £425 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.26%) Finance
3 21 (22.83%) Web Services
3 21 (22.83%) Windows
4 19 (20.65%) Banking
5 18 (19.57%) Google
5 18 (19.57%) Marketing
5 18 (19.57%) Google Analytics
5 18 (19.57%) Waterfall
5 18 (19.57%) Analytics
5 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 18 (19.57%) Risk Management
6 17 (18.48%) Change Management
6 17 (18.48%) C++
6 17 (18.48%) CRM
6 17 (18.48%) SMS
6 17 (18.48%) B2C
6 17 (18.48%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (18.48%) Customer Analytics
6 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
6 17 (18.48%) Copywriting
6 17 (18.48%) TDD
6 17 (18.48%) ExactTarget
7 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.39%) HTML5
7 16 (17.39%) HTML
7 16 (17.39%) Java
8 15 (16.30%) Linux
9 14 (15.22%) Windows XP
9 14 (15.22%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (3.26%) CMS
1 3 (3.26%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.17%) Confluence
2 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.17%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.26%) MS Office
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 18 (19.57%) Google Analytics
2 5 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.17%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (1.09%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.09%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.48%) SMS
2 6 (6.52%) DNS
3 4 (4.35%) DHCP
3 4 (4.35%) Firewall
3 4 (4.35%) Wireless
4 3 (3.26%) Internet
4 3 (3.26%) LAN
4 3 (3.26%) WAN
5 2 (2.17%) SMTP
5 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
2 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) Git (software)
1 14 (15.22%) Subversion
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.17%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.09%) JMeter
3 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (28.26%) Finance
2 19 (20.65%) Banking
3 18 (19.57%) Marketing
4 9 (9.78%) Law
5 3 (3.26%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) German Language
6 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (22.83%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Developer
3 14 (15.22%) Business Analyst
4 13 (14.13%) Java Developer
5 11 (11.96%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.96%) Security Advisor
6 6 (6.52%) Digital Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Digital Business Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Network Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Security Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) HR Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) HR Business Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) HR Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.83%) Web Services
2 17 (18.48%) AngularJS
3 16 (17.39%) HTML
3 16 (17.39%) HTML5
4 14 (15.22%) jQuery
5 13 (14.13%) Java EE
5 13 (14.13%) JSON
5 13 (14.13%) WSDL
5 13 (14.13%) XML
6 6 (6.52%) .NET
7 5 (5.43%) CSS
8 3 (3.26%) CSS3
9 2 (2.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.09%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.09%) Spring
10 1 (1.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Copywriting
2 12 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (7.61%) Private Cloud
4 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.26%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.17%) NHS
6 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.09%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) Replication
7 1 (1.09%) Social Media
7 1 (1.09%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Windows
2 15 (16.30%) Linux
3 14 (15.22%) Windows XP
4 13 (14.13%) AIX
4 13 (14.13%) Mac OS
4 13 (14.13%) Windows Vista
5 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.57%) Analytics
2 18 (19.57%) Risk Management
2 18 (19.57%) Waterfall
3 17 (18.48%) B2C
3 17 (18.48%) Change Management
3 17 (18.48%) CRM
3 17 (18.48%) Customer Analytics
3 17 (18.48%) TDD
4 16 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (15.22%) BDD
5 14 (15.22%) OO
6 13 (14.13%) OOP
6 13 (14.13%) SDLC
6 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
7 10 (10.87%) Information Security
8 9 (9.78%) Data Management
8 9 (9.78%) Open Source
8 9 (9.78%) Project Management
9 8 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
2 17 (18.48%) C++
3 16 (17.39%) Java
4 14 (15.22%) C
5 13 (14.13%) Objective-C
6 5 (5.43%) C#
7 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.35%) Python
8 2 (2.17%) Perl
8 2 (2.17%) SQL
8 2 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.09%) PHP
9 1 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 7 (7.61%) CISSP
3 5 (5.43%) CISM
4 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.17%) CISA
4 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) CLAS
5 1 (1.09%) GSEC
5 1 (1.09%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.17%) QA
3 1 (1.09%) COBIT
3 1 (1.09%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.09%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) Postfix
2 2 (2.17%) Sendmail
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.09%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) SCOM
2 1 (1.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (19.57%) Google
2 17 (18.48%) ExactTarget
2 17 (18.48%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.26%) EPiServer
4 3 (3.26%) SAP
4 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.17%) BEA
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) HP
5 2 (2.17%) McAfee
5 2 (2.17%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.17%) Symantec
5 2 (2.17%) Trustwave
6 1 (1.09%) VMware
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