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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 122 128 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 16 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 0.31% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.39% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
Median daily rate £275 £350 £102
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +244.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £378 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.03 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.04% -9.88%
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
2126 2587 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.14% 81.15% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 1301 1149
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +6.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £46.70 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Edinburgh - 7 £475 - 1
Glasgow +1 5 £255 -27.14% 2
North Lanarkshire +9 1 £450 -18.18%
South Lanarkshire +1 1 £161 -
Clackmannanshire - 1 £350 -
West Lothian - 1 £350 -
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) XML
2 5 (22.73%) OO
2 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 5 (22.73%) OOD
2 5 (22.73%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
2 5 (22.73%) Cocoa
2 5 (22.73%) Animation
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 5 (22.73%) iPhone
2 5 (22.73%) Core Animation
2 5 (22.73%) iPad
2 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 5 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
2 5 (22.73%) UIKit
2 5 (22.73%) Apple TV
2 5 (22.73%) Apple Swift
3 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
3 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
4 3 (13.64%) C#
4 3 (13.64%) .NET
4 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 3 (13.64%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (9.09%) NServiceBus
5 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.09%) IaaS
5 2 (9.09%) Jenkins

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 2 (9.09%) IIS
1 2 (9.09%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) IaaS
1 2 (9.09%) iTunes
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
1 2 (9.09%) Xcode
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) iOS Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Assistant
5 1 (4.55%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Information Officer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Android Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Cocoa
1 5 (22.73%) Cocoa Touch
1 5 (22.73%) Core Animation
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
1 5 (22.73%) UIKit
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) MSMQ
3 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Animation
1 5 (22.73%) Apple TV
1 5 (22.73%) iPad
1 5 (22.73%) iPhone
2 3 (13.64%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (9.09%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (4.55%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.55%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) MVC
1 5 (22.73%) OO
1 5 (22.73%) OOD
1 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
2 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) Information Management
4 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.55%) Records Management
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Apple Swift
2 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
3 3 (13.64%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CISA
2 1 (4.55%) CISM
2 1 (4.55%) CISSP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) COBIT
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle