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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 242 205 182
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -23
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 24 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.34% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.47% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 30
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£413 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £185 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.21% +16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.16 £20.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.30% +22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.99 £14.05 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.33 £26.45 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-27.57% +25.00%
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
7569 6760 5782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.27% 72.45% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4223 3698 2938
Average daily rate £395 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 273 290
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Hampshire -14 9 £413 +120.00% 3
Surrey +5 4 £340 -28.42% 4
Berkshire -3 3 £400 -21.56% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - - 1
East Sussex +1 2 £419 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £535 - 2
Kent -6 1 £275 - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 27 (39.71%) Data Protection Act
2 26 (38.24%) Information Security
3 23 (33.82%) Risk Management
4 19 (27.94%) ITIL
5 17 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (20.59%) Management Information System
8 13 (19.12%) PKI
8 13 (19.12%) CISSP
8 13 (19.12%) Security Testing
8 13 (19.12%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (17.65%) Legal
9 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (16.18%) Data Security
10 11 (16.18%) Finance
10 11 (16.18%) Cryptography
11 10 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
11 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
11 10 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (13.24%) ISMS
12 9 (13.24%) COBIT
13 8 (11.76%) Smart Meter
13 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
13 8 (11.76%) Information Security Management
13 8 (11.76%) Security Management
13 8 (11.76%) Project Management
14 7 (10.29%) CISA
14 7 (10.29%) CISM
14 7 (10.29%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) SAS
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) SPSS
2 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Network Security
1 2 (2.94%) SAN
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) NAS
2 1 (1.47%) FCoE
2 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.94%) QlikView
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (17.65%) Legal
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Automotive
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Consultant
2 17 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 16 (23.53%) Analyst
4 8 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Programme Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Data Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Information Security Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Security Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Information Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Data Protection Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Information Security Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Support Manager
9 2 (2.94%) Data Protection Specialist
9 2 (2.94%) Administrator
9 2 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Data Protection Act
2 14 (20.59%) Management Information System
3 13 (19.12%) PKI
4 11 (16.18%) Cryptography
5 8 (11.76%) Smart Meter
6 4 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (4.41%) Statistics
7 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.94%) RMADS
9 1 (1.47%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.47%) Freedom of Information Act
9 1 (1.47%) Informatics
9 1 (1.47%) Replication
9 1 (1.47%) Clustering
9 1 (1.47%) NHS
9 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Information Security
2 23 (33.82%) Risk Management
3 19 (27.94%) ITIL
4 13 (19.12%) Security Testing
4 13 (19.12%) Vulnerability Management
5 12 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
5 12 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.18%) Data Security
7 10 (14.71%) Risk Assessment
7 10 (14.71%) Security Architecture
7 10 (14.71%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (13.24%) ISMS
9 8 (11.76%) Information Security Management
9 8 (11.76%) Security Management
9 8 (11.76%) Project Management
10 7 (10.29%) Change Control
11 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.82%) Information Management
12 4 (5.88%) CRM
12 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) CISSP
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) CISA
3 7 (10.29%) CISM
4 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) CRISC
6 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) GIAC
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCSE
6 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 15 (22.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (13.24%) COBIT
4 3 (4.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.47%) SLA
5 1 (1.47%) QA
5 1 (1.47%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.47%) UAG
2 1 (1.47%) VMware GSX
2 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCDPM
2 3 (4.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.94%) SCCM
4 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.47%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.47%) MOM
4 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) IBM
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) HP
2 2 (2.94%) Business Objects
2 2 (2.94%) Cognos
2 2 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (1.47%) Cadence
3 1 (1.47%) Unica
3 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
3 1 (1.47%) Neolane
3 1 (1.47%) Siebel
3 1 (1.47%) Cisco
3 1 (1.47%) EMC
3 1 (1.47%) Intel
3 1 (1.47%) CommVault
3 1 (1.47%) NetApp
3 1 (1.47%) Veritas
3 1 (1.47%) Lotus
3 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
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