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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 203 204 170
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -34
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 51 36 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.40% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.56% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 44
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £185 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £640 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.63 £28.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% +55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.93 £17.50 £17.42
% change year-on-year
-26.14% +0.45%
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
7059 6436 5756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.65% 71.88% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3994 3588 3039
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 263 240
Average hourly rate £27.25 £27.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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
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 22 May 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +16 17 £409 +21.11% 3
East Sussex -5 9 £420 -38.90% 4
Hampshire -12 9 £413 +103.70% 5
Surrey +6 7 £426 -22.50% 4
Berkshire -2 6 £339 -39.64% 12
Kent +4 2 £275 - 4
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 34 (42.50%) Information Security
2 28 (35.00%) Management Information System
3 26 (32.50%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (27.50%) Risk Management
5 21 (26.25%) Security Management
6 19 (23.75%) Finance
6 19 (23.75%) CISSP
7 18 (22.50%) Project Management
8 17 (21.25%) PCI DSS
9 16 (20.00%) ITIL
10 14 (17.50%) SQL
11 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
11 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
11 13 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 12 (15.00%) DB2 UDB
12 12 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
12 12 (15.00%) LDAP
12 12 (15.00%) VB
12 12 (15.00%) .NET
12 12 (15.00%) DB2
12 12 (15.00%) MS Office
13 11 (13.75%) SOAP
13 11 (13.75%) SLA
13 11 (13.75%) Migration
13 11 (13.75%) Vulnerability Management
13 11 (13.75%) PKI
13 11 (13.75%) Security Testing
14 10 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
14 10 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (12.50%) Cryptography

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.00%) Documentum
2 1 (1.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) IIS
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (15.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Academy Housing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) LDAP
2 2 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (1.25%) Broadband
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
3 1 (1.25%) NAS
3 1 (1.25%) Network Security
3 1 (1.25%) FCoE
3 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.00%) DB2 UDB
1 12 (15.00%) DB2
2 5 (6.25%) EDMS
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Ant
1 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.25%) Selenium
1 1 (1.25%) Liquibase
1 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.25%) SpecFlow
1 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.25%) DbUnit
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 7 (8.75%) Retail
4 6 (7.50%) Legal
5 5 (6.25%) Automotive
6 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (46.25%) Analyst
2 18 (22.50%) Business Analyst
3 16 (20.00%) Consultant
4 15 (18.75%) Security Consultant
5 13 (16.25%) Security Analyst
6 9 (11.25%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.00%) Security Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Information Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) Agile Business Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Data Protection Specialist
11 2 (2.50%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
11 2 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) .NET
2 11 (13.75%) SOAP
3 10 (12.50%) HTML
3 10 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 26 (32.50%) Data Protection Act
3 11 (13.75%) PKI
4 10 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
4 10 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 8 (10.00%) Smart Meter
6 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.75%) Statistics
8 2 (2.50%) RMADS
8 2 (2.50%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.25%) Clustering
9 1 (1.25%) Replication
9 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.25%) NHS
9 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) UNIX
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.50%) Solaris
3 2 (2.50%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Information Security
2 22 (27.50%) Risk Management
3 21 (26.25%) Security Management
4 18 (22.50%) Project Management
5 16 (20.00%) ITIL
6 12 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (13.75%) Migration
7 11 (13.75%) Vulnerability Management
7 11 (13.75%) Security Testing
8 10 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
8 10 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (11.25%) Information Security Management
9 9 (11.25%) ISMS
10 8 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (8.75%) Risk Analysis
12 6 (7.50%) Information Management
13 5 (6.25%) PRINCE2
13 5 (6.25%) Six Sigma
13 5 (6.25%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.50%) SQL
2 13 (16.25%) PowerShell
3 12 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (3.75%) VBScript
5 2 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (1.25%) Python
6 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.25%) C#
6 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (23.75%) CISSP
2 6 (7.50%) CISA
2 6 (7.50%) CISM
3 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.25%) CRISC
4 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) MCSE
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (21.25%) PCI DSS
2 13 (16.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (13.75%) SLA
4 7 (8.75%) COBIT
5 2 (2.50%) QA
6 1 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.25%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) VMware GSX
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.50%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.25%) MOM
3 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.25%) Control-M
3 1 (1.25%) WSUS
3 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (5.00%) OpenText
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.75%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (2.50%) HP
3 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.50%) IBM
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) VMware
4 1 (1.25%) CommVault
4 1 (1.25%) NetApp
4 1 (1.25%) Veritas
4 1 (1.25%) Lotus
4 1 (1.25%) EMC
4 1 (1.25%) Intel
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco
4 1 (1.25%) Orchard
4 1 (1.25%) Infobright
4 1 (1.25%) Talend
4 1 (1.25%) 3PAR
Slough
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £350 - £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £250 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago