The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 209 197 230
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 43 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.54% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.76% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 14
Average daily rate
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£498 £356 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.64% -14.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.64 £11.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+42.13% -45.00%
Data Protection
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6780 6205 7123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.42% 71.36% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3796 3467 3403
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 244 320
Average hourly rate £21.50 £31.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.74% +8.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Protection
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 across the South East region.

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Protection
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 across the South East region.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -5 12 £588 +135.00% 4
Surrey -1 10 £550 +35.38% 3
Berkshire +12 9 £498 +20.60% 2
West Sussex - 3 £258 -
Kent -4 2 - - 4
Middlesex -4 2 £513 +13.88%
Oxfordshire -9 2 £296 -8.84% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - -
East Sussex -12 1 £500 -
Sussex - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 25 (38.46%) Data Protection Act
2 23 (35.38%) Information Security
3 19 (29.23%) Management Information System
4 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
5 14 (21.54%) ITIL
6 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
7 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (16.92%) Security Architecture
7 11 (16.92%) Risk Management
7 11 (16.92%) Finance
7 11 (16.92%) CISSP
8 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (13.85%) Information Assurance
9 9 (13.85%) Security Management
9 9 (13.85%) CESG
9 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
10 8 (12.31%) MS Office
10 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
10 8 (12.31%) CISA
10 8 (12.31%) JSP 440
10 8 (12.31%) Freedom of Information Act
10 8 (12.31%) Smart Meter
11 7 (10.77%) PKI
11 7 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (10.77%) Freedom of Information
11 7 (10.77%) CISM
11 7 (10.77%) Information Security Management
12 6 (9.23%) Data Security
12 6 (9.23%) SLA
13 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (6.15%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) IIS
2 2 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.31%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) SPSS
3 3 (4.62%) FastStats
4 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.15%) Network Security
2 4 (6.15%) Firewall
2 4 (6.15%) Ethernet
2 4 (6.15%) SAN
3 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.54%) DMZ
4 1 (1.54%) LAN
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) SNMP
4 1 (1.54%) VRRP
4 1 (1.54%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (4.62%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.54%) MS Access
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.15%) Legal
3 4 (6.15%) Back Office
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.54%) Law
5 1 (1.54%) Military
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (18.46%) Architect
2 11 (16.92%) Consultant
3 10 (15.38%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Security Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Deskside Support
5 7 (10.77%) Security Consultant
6 5 (7.69%) Information Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.62%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Report Writer
8 2 (3.08%) Chief Information Officer
8 2 (3.08%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) HTML
1 3 (4.62%) CSS
2 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (3.08%) CSS3
2 2 (3.08%) HTML5
2 2 (3.08%) jQuery
2 2 (3.08%) Ajax
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) J2EE
3 1 (1.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (38.46%) Data Protection Act
2 19 (29.23%) Management Information System
3 9 (13.85%) CESG
4 8 (12.31%) Freedom of Information Act
4 8 (12.31%) Smart Meter
5 7 (10.77%) PKI
5 7 (10.77%) Freedom of Information
6 5 (7.69%) Cryptography
6 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.15%) iPad
7 4 (6.15%) CMDB
7 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
7 4 (6.15%) NHS
8 3 (4.62%) Statistics
8 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
9 2 (3.08%) User Experience
9 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
9 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
9 2 (3.08%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Android
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 2 (3.08%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Information Security
2 14 (21.54%) ITIL
3 11 (16.92%) Security Architecture
3 11 (16.92%) Risk Management
4 9 (13.85%) Information Assurance
4 9 (13.85%) Security Management
5 7 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (10.77%) Information Security Management
6 6 (9.23%) Data Security
7 5 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 5 (7.69%) Information Management
7 5 (7.69%) ISMS
7 5 (7.69%) Security Testing
7 5 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (6.15%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.15%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.15%) Change Management
8 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) C
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) Java
2 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.08%) C#
3 1 (1.54%) VB
3 1 (1.54%) VBA
3 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
2 11 (16.92%) CISSP
3 8 (12.31%) CISA
4 7 (10.77%) CISM
5 5 (7.69%) Degree
6 4 (6.15%) MCITP
6 4 (6.15%) MCSE
6 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.15%) A+ Certification
7 3 (4.62%) CRISC
8 2 (3.08%) MBA
9 1 (1.54%) ISEB
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.54%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (12.31%) JSP 440
3 6 (9.23%) SLA
4 4 (6.15%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.54%) COBIT
5 1 (1.54%) QA
5 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) Alterian
3 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.08%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.08%) EMC
4 1 (1.54%) Juniper
4 1 (1.54%) BEA
4 1 (1.54%) HP
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) Qualys
4 1 (1.54%) Splunk
4 1 (1.54%) Aveksa
4 1 (1.54%) Varonis
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