The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 220 177 208
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +31
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 22 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.63% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.89% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 17
Average daily rate
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£498 £375 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £391
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.90 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6670 5926 6810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.63% 70.29% 68.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3663 3146 3249
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 265 316
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.93 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Protection
England

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 24 July 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
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 24 July 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -10 7 £525 +20.00% 2
Berkshire -5 5 £474 -5.25% 1
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £338 -17.17% 1
Surrey -11 4 £550 - 3
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 19 (33.93%) Information Security
2 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (23.21%) Windows
4 13 (23.21%) Finance
5 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 11 (19.64%) SQL
6 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
6 11 (19.64%) Windows XP
6 11 (19.64%) Blackberry
6 11 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
6 11 (19.64%) Security Architecture
7 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
7 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
7 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
7 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (17.86%) SCCM
7 10 (17.86%) SCOM
7 10 (17.86%) SCVMM
7 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (17.86%) SCDPM
7 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (17.86%) Internet
7 10 (17.86%) Lotus
7 10 (17.86%) ITIL
7 10 (17.86%) IBM Notes

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (17.86%) IBM Notes
2 10 (17.86%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.79%) SAS
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) SPSS
2 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) Network Security
2 4 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.79%) SAN
4 1 (1.79%) DMZ
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
3 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Legal
3 3 (5.36%) Military
4 2 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.57%) Publishing
4 2 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Consultant
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) CLAS Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Head of Security
5 4 (7.14%) Head of Information Security
5 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Information Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.57%) IT Consultant
7 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Ajax
2 2 (3.57%) jQuery
2 2 (3.57%) HTML5
2 2 (3.57%) CSS3
2 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (3.57%) HTML
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) JSP
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
3 1 (1.79%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 11 (19.64%) Blackberry
3 9 (16.07%) CESG
4 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 5 (8.93%) Freedom of Information Act
6 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
6 4 (7.14%) CESG CLAS
7 3 (5.36%) Smart Meter
8 2 (3.57%) PKI
8 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.79%) iPad
9 1 (1.79%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows XP
2 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.57%) UNIX
5 1 (1.79%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Information Security
2 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 11 (19.64%) Security Architecture
4 10 (17.86%) ITIL
5 7 (12.50%) Security Management
6 6 (10.71%) Information Assurance
6 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
8 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (5.36%) Data Management
9 3 (5.36%) Data Security
9 3 (5.36%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
9 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) C
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (1.79%) PHP
5 1 (1.79%) VBA
5 1 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) CISSP
3 7 (12.50%) CISA
3 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) CISM
5 5 (8.93%) Degree
6 4 (7.14%) MBA
7 1 (1.79%) ISEB
7 1 (1.79%) CCA
7 1 (1.79%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) JSP 440
3 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 4 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.57%) QA
5 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.79%) GxP
5 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) SCCM
1 10 (17.86%) SCOM
1 10 (17.86%) SCVMM
1 10 (17.86%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Lotus
3 2 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (1.79%) VMware
4 1 (1.79%) BEA
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Aveksa
4 1 (1.79%) Varonis
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
4 1 (1.79%) Qualys
4 1 (1.79%) Splunk
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group Limited
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