The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 107 107 132
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 36 40 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 1.20% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.53% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 9
Median daily rate £388 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £324 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-4.88% -1.43%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2256 2613 2414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.93% 78.09% 75.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1516 1744 1599
Median daily rate £400 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 132 87
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Protection across the South West region.

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the South West region.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +11 12 £375 -2.59% 5
Bristol -4 11 £388 +3.33% 1
Wiltshire -2 7 £418 -12.10% 6
Dorset -1 4 £613 +75.00% 1
Devon +7 2 - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
2 12 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle
4 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.28%) Information Security
6 7 (12.28%) Project Management
6 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
6 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
7 6 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 6 (10.53%) Security Architecture
7 6 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
7 6 (10.53%) Freedom of Information Act
7 6 (10.53%) User Stories
7 6 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
7 6 (10.53%) NetApp
7 6 (10.53%) Veritas
7 6 (10.53%) CISSP
7 6 (10.53%) Symantec
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.53%) C#
7 6 (10.53%) HTML
7 6 (10.53%) XML
7 6 (10.53%) Unix
7 6 (10.53%) Solaris

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) DHCP
1 2 (3.51%) DNS
1 2 (3.51%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
2 4 (7.02%) Redis
3 3 (5.26%) MS Access
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) FinalBuilder
2 3 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (42.11%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) C++ Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Information Architect
7 3 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Mortgage Business Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) HTML
1 6 (10.53%) XML
2 5 (8.77%) .NET
2 5 (8.77%) CSS
2 5 (8.77%) CSS3
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
3 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.02%) Express
3 4 (7.02%) Node.js
3 4 (7.02%) RAML
4 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.75%) ADO.NET
5 1 (1.75%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.75%) COM+
5 1 (1.75%) WCF
5 1 (1.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.75%) WSDL
5 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.75%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Freedom of Information
2 6 (10.53%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (7.02%) CESG
3 4 (7.02%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.51%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) CCTV
5 1 (1.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.75%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Solaris
1 6 (10.53%) Unix
2 5 (8.77%) Windows
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Risk Management
1 12 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (21.05%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.28%) Automated Testing
4 7 (12.28%) Information Security
4 7 (12.28%) Project Management
5 6 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
5 6 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 6 (10.53%) User Stories
5 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
6 5 (8.77%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) Migration
7 4 (7.02%) API Design
7 4 (7.02%) Asynchronous Programming
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) C++
3 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) ES6
4 4 (7.02%) VB
4 4 (7.02%) VB6
5 3 (5.26%) VC++
6 2 (3.51%) C
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) CISSP
3 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) CISA
4 4 (7.02%) CISM
5 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) CEH
7 1 (1.75%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.75%) Degree
7 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.51%) DFS Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) NetBackup
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) SCDPM
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.51%) SCSM
3 2 (3.51%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Oracle
2 6 (10.53%) NetApp
2 6 (10.53%) Symantec
2 6 (10.53%) Veritas
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.75%) Remedy
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