The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 111 115 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.62% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.79% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 1
Median daily rate £295 £260 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% -38.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.77 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -0.72%
Data Protection
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1589 2285 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 79.09% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1208 1223
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Glasgow 0 4 £345 +15.00% 3
Edinburgh +19 2 £250 -33.33% 2
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
4 3 (13.64%) Retail
4 3 (13.64%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) VMware
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (4.55%) PaaS
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) NServiceBus
1 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.55%) Multicast
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Maven
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Help Desk Assistant
2 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Risk Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Security Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Security Risk Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) C/C++ Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (4.55%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Supervisor
4 1 (4.55%) Information Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Pensions Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) HTML5
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (13.64%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) AIX
3 1 (4.55%) Solaris
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Information Security
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (13.64%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
6 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
6 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
6 1 (4.55%) Information Management
6 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) Korn
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
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