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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 160 222 173
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -49
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 101 23 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 0.25% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.34% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 16 36
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£415 £488 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.87% +28.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £315 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £663 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.15 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £24.00 £15.96
% change year-on-year
-34.29% +50.37%
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
7223 6731 5985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.14% 73.99% 71.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4196 3724 3142
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 258 273
Average hourly rate £22.83 £31.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.09% +5.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Berkshire +23 26 £355 -33.95% 6
Buckinghamshire +19 24 £380 +12.59% 3
East Sussex +4 17 £420 -38.90% 3
Hampshire +9 16 £419 +15.51% 4
Surrey +6 13 £569 +3.40% 3
Isle of Wight - 2 £104 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Kent - 1 £275 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £475 - 2
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 36 (28.80%) Information Security
2 35 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
3 30 (24.00%) Management Information System
4 28 (22.40%) Finance
5 25 (20.00%) Project Management
6 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (17.60%) Security Management
8 21 (16.80%) Risk Management
8 21 (16.80%) ITIL
9 19 (15.20%) .NET
9 19 (15.20%) CISSP
10 18 (14.40%) Migration
11 17 (13.60%) MS Excel
11 17 (13.60%) SQL
11 17 (13.60%) PCI DSS
12 16 (12.80%) Freedom of Information
13 15 (12.00%) PRINCE2
13 15 (12.00%) SOAP
14 14 (11.20%) XML
15 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
15 13 (10.40%) C#
15 13 (10.40%) SLA
16 12 (9.60%) DB2
16 12 (9.60%) VB
16 12 (9.60%) MS Office
16 12 (9.60%) LDAP
16 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (9.60%) PKI
16 12 (9.60%) DB2 UDB
16 12 (9.60%) Technical Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 6 (4.80%) Documentum
2 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) K2 blackpearl
4 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.80%) WordPress
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.60%) MS Office
3 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.80%) Academy Housing
2 1 (0.80%) assyst
2 1 (0.80%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) LDAP
2 1 (0.80%) Broadband
2 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.80%) VPN
2 1 (0.80%) SSL
2 1 (0.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.80%) TACACS
2 1 (0.80%) Firewall
2 1 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) DB2
1 12 (9.60%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.00%) EDMS
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.40%) MS Access
3 3 (2.40%) MySQL
3 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.60%) QlikView
4 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Selenium
1 6 (4.80%) WebDriver
2 4 (3.20%) SoapUI
2 4 (3.20%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.80%) DbUnit
4 1 (0.80%) Ant
4 1 (0.80%) PVCS
4 1 (0.80%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.80%) Appium
4 1 (0.80%) Liquibase
General
1 28 (22.40%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Banking
3 9 (7.20%) Legal
4 7 (5.60%) Retail
5 6 (4.80%) Automotive
6 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.80%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (44.00%) Analyst
2 22 (17.60%) Business Analyst
3 17 (13.60%) Consultant
3 17 (13.60%) Security Consultant
4 14 (11.20%) Security Analyst
5 11 (8.80%) Project Manager
6 9 (7.20%) Systems Analyst
6 9 (7.20%) IT Security Analyst
7 8 (6.40%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (6.40%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Tester
9 5 (4.00%) Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.20%) Automation Tester
10 4 (3.20%) Business Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.40%) Administrator
11 3 (2.40%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.40%) Software Tester
11 3 (2.40%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.20%) .NET
2 15 (12.00%) SOAP
3 14 (11.20%) XML
4 11 (8.80%) HTML
5 4 (3.20%) Entity Framework
5 4 (3.20%) Web Services
6 3 (2.40%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.80%) REST
8 1 (0.80%) CSS3
8 1 (0.80%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.80%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.80%) HTML5
8 1 (0.80%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
2 30 (24.00%) Management Information System
3 16 (12.80%) Freedom of Information
4 12 (9.60%) PKI
5 10 (8.00%) Cryptography
6 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (5.60%) Smart Meter
8 3 (2.40%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (1.60%) NHS
9 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.60%) CMDB
9 2 (1.60%) RMADS
10 1 (0.80%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.80%) User Experience
10 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.80%) PMI
10 1 (0.80%) GIS
10 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.80%) Windows
2 3 (2.40%) Linux
3 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.60%) Solaris
3 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.60%) UNIX
4 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.80%) Android
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.80%) Information Security
2 25 (20.00%) Project Management
3 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (17.60%) Security Management
5 21 (16.80%) ITIL
5 21 (16.80%) Risk Management
6 18 (14.40%) Migration
7 15 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.60%) Technical Analysis
9 11 (8.80%) BDD
9 11 (8.80%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (8.80%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (8.80%) Security Testing
10 10 (8.00%) Information Security Management
11 9 (7.20%) Scrum
11 9 (7.20%) ISMS
11 9 (7.20%) Information Management
11 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
12 8 (6.40%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.60%) SQL
2 13 (10.40%) C#
2 13 (10.40%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.60%) VB
4 7 (5.60%) Java
5 5 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.40%) VBScript
7 2 (1.60%) C
8 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.80%) PHP
8 1 (0.80%) C++
8 1 (0.80%) Python
8 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (15.20%) CISSP
2 7 (5.60%) CISM
3 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (4.00%) CISA
4 4 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.20%) CRISC
4 4 (3.20%) Degree
5 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) MCP
7 1 (0.80%) MCSE
7 1 (0.80%) MCSA
7 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.80%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.80%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) PCI DSS
2 13 (10.40%) SLA
3 10 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (5.60%) COBIT
5 3 (2.40%) QA
6 1 (0.80%) BS25999
6 1 (0.80%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) SCCM
2 1 (0.80%) SCOM
2 1 (0.80%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.80%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.80%) Control-M
2 1 (0.80%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (4.00%) Oracle
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.20%) OpenText
3 3 (2.40%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (1.60%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.60%) Talend
5 1 (0.80%) Cisco
5 1 (0.80%) VMware
5 1 (0.80%) Orchard
5 1 (0.80%) Infor
5 1 (0.80%) Infobright
5 1 (0.80%) Adobe
5 1 (0.80%) HP
5 1 (0.80%) Lotus
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