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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 126 135 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 40 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.60% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.77% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 6
Median daily rate £408 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £331 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £467 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £12.93 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.39% -26.14%
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
3184 2840 2308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.96% 77.47% 75.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1975 1629 1216
Median daily rate £422 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 131 115
Median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.09 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
Merseyside +8 15 £325 -7.14% 3
Manchester +7 15 £391 - 8
Cheshire -6 8 £490 +42.02% 2
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 West region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) Risk Management
3 15 (18.07%) Finance
3 15 (18.07%) Data Protection Act
4 14 (16.87%) Information Security
5 13 (15.66%) Law
5 13 (15.66%) Open Source
6 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
7 10 (12.05%) Data Management
7 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
8 9 (10.84%) .NET
8 9 (10.84%) C#
8 9 (10.84%) C++
8 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
8 9 (10.84%) Web Services
8 9 (10.84%) CISSP
8 9 (10.84%) Project Management
8 9 (10.84%) TDD
8 9 (10.84%) Data Privacy
8 9 (10.84%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.84%) Private Cloud
9 8 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (9.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 8 (9.64%) Customer Analytics
9 8 (9.64%) Analytics
9 8 (9.64%) Information Management
9 8 (9.64%) Google
9 8 (9.64%) Marketing
9 8 (9.64%) Copywriting

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (10.84%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.41%) Confluence
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) CMS
4 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Magento
2 3 (3.61%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (9.64%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.20%) IaaS
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) SMS
2 7 (8.43%) Internet
3 3 (3.61%) Intranet
4 2 (2.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) SMTP
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) 4G
5 1 (1.20%) BGP
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) LTE
5 1 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.20%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.41%) JIRA
1 2 (2.41%) Subversion
2 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Law
3 8 (9.64%) Banking
3 8 (9.64%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) German Language
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Analyst
2 16 (19.28%) Business Analyst
3 12 (14.46%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.25%) Security Advisor
5 7 (8.43%) Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Architect
6 6 (7.23%) Business Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.02%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Digital Technical Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.61%) HR Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) HR Business Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Intranet Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Intranet Project Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
1 9 (10.84%) Web Services
2 6 (7.23%) CSS
2 6 (7.23%) HTML
2 6 (7.23%) HTML5
3 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.02%) CAML
4 4 (4.82%) CSS3
5 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.61%) JSON
5 3 (3.61%) XML
6 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.41%) Java EE
6 2 (2.41%) jQuery
6 2 (2.41%) WSDL
7 1 (1.20%) SAML
7 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (10.84%) Private Cloud
3 8 (9.64%) Copywriting
4 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.02%) NHS
6 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) User Experience
7 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.20%) CESG
8 1 (1.20%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.61%) Linux
3 2 (2.41%) AIX
3 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
3 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) Risk Management
3 14 (16.87%) Information Security
4 13 (15.66%) Open Source
5 12 (14.46%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.05%) Data Management
7 9 (10.84%) Data Privacy
7 9 (10.84%) Project Management
7 9 (10.84%) TDD
7 9 (10.84%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.64%) Analytics
8 8 (9.64%) B2C
8 8 (9.64%) Change Management
8 8 (9.64%) CRM
8 8 (9.64%) Customer Analytics
8 8 (9.64%) Information Management
9 7 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (8.43%) OWASP
9 7 (8.43%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (8.43%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
2 9 (10.84%) C#
2 9 (10.84%) C++
3 8 (9.64%) Java
4 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.43%) Python
5 6 (7.23%) SQL
6 5 (6.02%) FQL
6 5 (6.02%) VB
7 4 (4.82%) C
8 3 (3.61%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.41%) Perl
9 2 (2.41%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) CISSP
2 8 (9.64%) CISM
3 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (4.82%) Degree
5 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.41%) ISEB
7 1 (1.20%) CCNA
7 1 (1.20%) CCNP
7 1 (1.20%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (4.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.41%) QA
3 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) Postfix
2 2 (2.41%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (2.41%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (2.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (9.64%) Google
1 8 (9.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 8 (9.64%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.61%) SAP
5 2 (2.41%) BEA
5 2 (2.41%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.41%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.41%) Symantec
5 2 (2.41%) Trustwave
6 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.20%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £700 - £850 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago