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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 204 198 220
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 54 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.44% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.63% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 7
Average daily rate
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£444 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £338 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.30 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.23 £13.70 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-12.38% +12.50%
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
7173 5901 6020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.01% 70.67% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4047 3209 2924
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 230 349
Average hourly rate £21.99 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.71% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Histogram 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 November 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
Surrey +5 18 £550 +62.96% 1
Berkshire +9 16 £450 +28.57% 4
Hampshire -25 7 £300 -13.66% 5
Middlesex 0 5 £500 +11.11%
Buckinghamshire -11 5 £419 - 3
East Sussex +4 2 £449 -10.25%
Kent -4 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 30 (36.14%) Data Protection Act
2 27 (32.53%) Information Security
3 24 (28.92%) ITIL
4 20 (24.10%) Management Information System
5 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
5 18 (21.69%) Security Architecture
6 17 (20.48%) Risk Management
7 14 (16.87%) PCI DSS
7 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
7 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
7 14 (16.87%) PKI
8 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (15.66%) Vulnerability Management
8 13 (15.66%) CISSP
9 12 (14.46%) Data Security
9 12 (14.46%) Legal
9 12 (14.46%) Security Testing
10 11 (13.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 11 (13.25%) Cryptography
10 11 (13.25%) Smart Meter
10 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
11 10 (12.05%) Risk Analysis
12 9 (10.84%) Information Security Management
12 9 (10.84%) Security Management
13 8 (9.64%) Finance
13 8 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (9.64%) COBIT
13 8 (9.64%) Information Management
13 8 (9.64%) Information Assurance

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 4 (4.82%) SAS
2 1 (1.20%) LiveCycle
2 1 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.20%) IIS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) SPSS
4 3 (3.61%) FastStats
5 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.82%) SAN
3 3 (3.61%) Network Security
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
4 2 (2.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.20%) MVNO
5 1 (1.20%) VRRP
5 1 (1.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) WAN
5 1 (1.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.61%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) QlikView
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
General
1 12 (14.46%) Legal
2 8 (9.64%) Finance
3 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Back Office
5 3 (3.61%) Marketing
6 2 (2.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (22.89%) Consultant
2 17 (20.48%) Security Consultant
3 14 (16.87%) Architect
4 13 (15.66%) Analyst
5 12 (14.46%) Security Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Programme Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Data Protection Manager
7 7 (8.43%) Deskside Support
7 7 (8.43%) Data Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Information Security Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Information Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Information Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.61%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.61%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.41%) Support Analyst
11 2 (2.41%) Technical Support
11 2 (2.41%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.41%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
1 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.20%) CSS
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (36.14%) Data Protection Act
2 20 (24.10%) Management Information System
3 14 (16.87%) PKI
4 11 (13.25%) Cryptography
4 11 (13.25%) Smart Meter
5 7 (8.43%) CESG
5 7 (8.43%) Freedom of Information Act
6 6 (7.23%) Freedom of Information
6 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (6.02%) NHS
8 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
8 4 (4.82%) iPad
8 4 (4.82%) CMDB
9 3 (3.61%) Statistics
10 2 (2.41%) Mobile App
10 2 (2.41%) Data Integration
11 1 (1.20%) Informatics
11 1 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.20%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.02%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) Android
3 3 (3.61%) UNIX
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Information Security
2 24 (28.92%) ITIL
3 18 (21.69%) Security Architecture
4 17 (20.48%) Risk Management
5 13 (15.66%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (15.66%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (14.46%) Data Security
6 12 (14.46%) Security Testing
7 11 (13.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (12.05%) Risk Analysis
9 9 (10.84%) Information Security Management
9 9 (10.84%) Security Management
10 8 (9.64%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (9.64%) Information Management
10 8 (9.64%) Information Assurance
11 6 (7.23%) Project Management
11 6 (7.23%) ISMS
11 6 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.02%) SABSA
12 5 (6.02%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) C
3 2 (2.41%) C#
4 1 (1.20%) VB
4 1 (1.20%) VBA
4 1 (1.20%) Java
4 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
1 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.66%) CISSP
3 6 (7.23%) CISA
3 6 (7.23%) CISM
4 4 (4.82%) MCSE
4 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.82%) A+ Certification
4 4 (4.82%) CRISC
4 4 (4.82%) MCITP
4 4 (4.82%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) GIAC
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) PCI DSS
2 11 (13.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (9.64%) COBIT
4 7 (8.43%) JSP 440
5 6 (7.23%) SLA
6 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.20%) SCOM
2 1 (1.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.61%) Alterian
3 3 (3.61%) IBM
4 2 (2.41%) Cognos
4 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.20%) Unica
5 1 (1.20%) Qualys
5 1 (1.20%) Tripwire
5 1 (1.20%) Splunk
5 1 (1.20%) Neolane
5 1 (1.20%) Cadence
5 1 (1.20%) VMware
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
5 1 (1.20%) Juniper
5 1 (1.20%) BEA
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe
5 1 (1.20%) HP
5 1 (1.20%) EMC
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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