The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 58 71 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 18 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.83% 0.11% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.16% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 2
Average daily rate £388 - £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £353
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
Data Protection
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
751 614 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.24% 70.09% 73.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 345 367
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 22
Average hourly rate £45.00 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.13% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) C#
3 26 (41.94%) .NET
4 25 (40.32%) MVC
5 24 (38.71%) Scrum
6 20 (32.26%) TDD
7 18 (29.03%) BDD
8 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
8 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
9 10 (16.13%) SQL
9 10 (16.13%) SDLC
10 9 (14.52%) User Experience
10 9 (14.52%) User Stories
10 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.52%) Windows
10 9 (14.52%) Workflow
11 8 (12.90%) jQuery
11 8 (12.90%) HTML
11 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (11.29%) Web Services
12 7 (11.29%) Migration
12 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
12 7 (11.29%) RESTful
13 6 (9.68%) HTML5
13 6 (9.68%) CSS
13 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
13 6 (9.68%) CSS3
14 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (8.06%) K2 blackpearl

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (8.06%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) SAN
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.23%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.23%) NAS
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) DHCP
4 1 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (1.61%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Selenium
1 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
2 4 (6.45%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.61%) Advertising
1 1 (1.61%) Legal
1 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Developer
2 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Analyst
4 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Business Analyst
5 10 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (14.52%) Agile Business Analyst
7 6 (9.68%) Scrum Master
8 5 (8.06%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Business Systems Analyst
8 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) Architect
9 4 (6.45%) Designer
9 4 (6.45%) UX Designer
9 4 (6.45%) Workflow Specialist
10 3 (4.84%) Consultant
10 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.94%) .NET
2 15 (24.19%) AngularJS
3 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
4 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (12.90%) HTML
4 8 (12.90%) jQuery
5 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
5 7 (11.29%) RESTful
5 7 (11.29%) Web Services
6 6 (9.68%) CSS
6 6 (9.68%) CSS3
6 6 (9.68%) HTML5
7 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (6.45%) WF
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.23%) WCF
10 1 (1.61%) Sass
10 1 (1.61%) SOAP
10 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.61%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Unix
3 4 (6.45%) Linux
4 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.23%) NetWare
5 2 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) MVC
3 24 (38.71%) Scrum
4 20 (32.26%) TDD
5 18 (29.03%) BDD
6 10 (16.13%) SDLC
7 9 (14.52%) User Stories
7 9 (14.52%) Workflow
8 7 (11.29%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) Web Development
10 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.23%) Build Automation
11 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Management
11 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.23%) Presales
11 2 (3.23%) Secure Coding
11 2 (3.23%) Security Architecture
11 2 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) C#
2 15 (24.19%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.13%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) COBIT
2 1 (1.61%) ISO22301
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) vMotion
2 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Sony
3 4 (6.45%) EMC
3 4 (6.45%) Oracle
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 2 (3.23%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) SAP
5 2 (3.23%) Veritas
6 1 (1.61%) Capita
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) CommVault
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec