The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 249 238 239
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 13 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.48% 0.87% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 8
Median daily rate £475 £420 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -11.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £391 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +34.25%
Data Protection Act
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2699 3001 2677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.54% 31.34% 29.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1558 1664 1417
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 159 149
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.85 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.05 £46.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Surrey -7 5 £488 -4.87% 1
Berkshire +8 3 £375 - 2
East Sussex +3 1 £425 +1.19% 2
Hampshire +2 1 £350 -17.64%
Kent - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £550 -
West Sussex - 1 £475 -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 31 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
3 8 (25.81%) Information Security
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (16.13%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (16.13%) Security Management
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
7 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.68%) High Availability
8 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.68%) CCTV
8 3 (9.68%) Legal
8 3 (9.68%) Migration
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Replication
8 3 (9.68%) Clustering
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (9.68%) MySQL
8 3 (9.68%) SLA
9 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.45%) Sun

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Big Data
2 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
2 2 (6.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Security Manager
2 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
2 5 (16.13%) IT Risk Manager
2 5 (16.13%) IT Security Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Risk Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Information Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (9.68%) MySQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Information Governance Officer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (9.68%) CCTV
3 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 3 (9.68%) Replication
4 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
4 2 (6.45%) e-Learning
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
4 2 (6.45%) User Experience
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.23%) AS400
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.23%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (3.23%) iSeries
5 1 (3.23%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Solaris
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (25.81%) Information Security
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
3 5 (16.13%) Security Management
4 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.90%) Security Testing
5 3 (9.68%) High Availability
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Information Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (9.68%) SLA
4 2 (6.45%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (6.45%) SSAE 16
5 1 (3.23%) BS7799
5 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Sun
1 2 (6.45%) Veritas
2 1 (3.23%) CommVault
2 1 (3.23%) Tripwire
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
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