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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 45 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 24 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.90% - 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 5
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£355 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 - £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £20.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +53.70%
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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
598 662 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.22% 72.43% 69.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 297 271
Average daily rate £380 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 18
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -37.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £22.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.03 £22.25 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) .NET
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 7 (29.17%) User Stories
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) K2 blackpearl
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Selenium
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
8 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
8 2 (8.33%) SOAP
9 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Selenium
1 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.17%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (4.17%) Project Support Coordinator
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) Entity Framework
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) BDD
3 7 (29.17%) User Stories
3 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 7 (29.17%) Scrum
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) Migration
5 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
7 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
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