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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 220 206 199
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 33 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.32% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 8
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£413 £350 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £27.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-42.65% +103.70%
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
6951 6060 5428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.96% 72.15% 70.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3847 3182 2680
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 257 335
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +4 11 £450 - 2
Surrey +2 8 £300 +16.39% 7
Hampshire -17 5 £300 -33.33% 2
Buckinghamshire -12 4 £419 +28.84%
East Sussex - 3 £475 -
West Sussex -14 1 £350 +0.71%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 3
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 35 (39.33%) Data Protection Act
2 28 (31.46%) ITIL
2 28 (31.46%) Information Security
3 24 (26.97%) Management Information System
4 22 (24.72%) Risk Management
5 18 (20.22%) PKI
5 18 (20.22%) PCI DSS
5 18 (20.22%) Vulnerability Management
6 17 (19.10%) Security Testing
6 17 (19.10%) CISSP
7 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
7 16 (17.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 16 (17.98%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (16.85%) Cryptography
9 14 (15.73%) Smart Meter
9 14 (15.73%) Data Security
10 13 (14.61%) Legal
10 13 (14.61%) Security Architecture
11 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
11 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (12.36%) Information Security Management
12 11 (12.36%) Finance
12 11 (12.36%) Security Management
13 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
13 10 (11.24%) Information Management
14 9 (10.11%) Freedom of Information
14 9 (10.11%) Risk Analysis
14 9 (10.11%) CISA
14 9 (10.11%) CISM
14 9 (10.11%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (4.49%) SAS
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.12%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
3 4 (4.49%) SPSS
4 3 (3.37%) FastStats
5 1 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) MS Project
5 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) SAN
2 4 (4.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.37%) Network Security
3 3 (3.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.12%) NAS
4 1 (1.12%) FCoE
4 1 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.12%) MVNO
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) SNMP
4 1 (1.12%) VRRP
4 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.37%) Data Mining
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.25%) QlikView
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (14.61%) Legal
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.37%) Marketing
4 3 (3.37%) Back Office
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Consultant
2 20 (22.47%) Security Consultant
3 13 (14.61%) Analyst
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
5 8 (8.99%) Programme Manager
5 8 (8.99%) Security Architect
6 7 (7.87%) Data Manager
6 7 (7.87%) Data Protection Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Information Manager
7 6 (6.74%) Deskside Support
8 5 (5.62%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.49%) Security Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Information Security Consultant
10 3 (3.37%) Information Security Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Service Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (2.25%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.33%) Data Protection Act
2 24 (26.97%) Management Information System
3 18 (20.22%) PKI
4 15 (16.85%) Cryptography
5 14 (15.73%) Smart Meter
6 9 (10.11%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (5.62%) Statistics
8 5 (5.62%) NHS
9 4 (4.49%) Blackberry
9 4 (4.49%) CMDB
10 3 (3.37%) CESG
10 3 (3.37%) Freedom of Information Act
10 3 (3.37%) iPad
11 2 (2.25%) Data Integration
12 1 (1.12%) Informatics
12 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
12 1 (1.12%) SCADA
12 1 (1.12%) Open Source
12 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Windows
2 3 (3.37%) Android
2 3 (3.37%) UNIX
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) ITIL
1 28 (31.46%) Information Security
2 22 (24.72%) Risk Management
3 18 (20.22%) Vulnerability Management
4 17 (19.10%) Security Testing
5 16 (17.98%) Penetration Testing
6 14 (15.73%) Data Security
7 13 (14.61%) Security Architecture
8 12 (13.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (12.36%) Information Security Management
9 11 (12.36%) Security Management
10 10 (11.24%) Information Management
11 9 (10.11%) Risk Analysis
11 9 (10.11%) Project Management
12 8 (8.99%) ISMS
13 7 (7.87%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.87%) Change Control
13 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
13 7 (7.87%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.87%) SQL
2 2 (2.25%) C#
3 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.12%) Java
3 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.12%) VB
3 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) CISSP
2 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
3 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
4 9 (10.11%) CISA
4 9 (10.11%) CISM
5 6 (6.74%) CRISC
6 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.62%) MCSE
7 4 (4.49%) A+ Certification
7 4 (4.49%) Degree
7 4 (4.49%) MCITP
8 1 (1.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) ISEB
8 1 (1.12%) CCNA
8 1 (1.12%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.22%) PCI DSS
2 16 (17.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (8.99%) COBIT
4 6 (6.74%) SLA
5 3 (3.37%) JSP 440
5 3 (3.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.12%) QA
6 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.12%) UAG
2 1 (1.12%) VMware GSX
2 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) SCDPM
2 3 (3.37%) SCOM
3 2 (2.25%) SCCM
4 1 (1.12%) Nessus
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
4 1 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.12%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.12%) MOM
4 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.12%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) IBM
3 4 (4.49%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.37%) Alterian
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 2 (2.25%) Cognos
5 2 (2.25%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle
5 2 (2.25%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Tripwire
6 1 (1.12%) Unica
6 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.12%) Neolane
6 1 (1.12%) CommVault
6 1 (1.12%) NetApp
6 1 (1.12%) Veritas
6 1 (1.12%) Lotus
6 1 (1.12%) Juniper
6 1 (1.12%) EMC
6 1 (1.12%) Intel
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 24 days ago