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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 106 129 108
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 40 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.62% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 2
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£371 £290 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.01% -35.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £17.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-9.88% +40.00%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2478 2250 1541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.66% 73.92% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1662 1500 993
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 102 68
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.82 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Wiltshire +11 13 £388 +118.30% 5
Bristol - 11 £375 - 3
Gloucestershire 0 7 £376 -
Dorset -6 4 £350 +20.68% 1
Devon - 3 £338 -
Somerset - 1 £365 -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 (32.20%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Windows
3 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
4 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (25.42%) DV Cleared
4 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (25.42%) ITIL
5 12 (20.34%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 12 (20.34%) HTML
5 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
6 10 (16.95%) DNS
6 10 (16.95%) DHCP
6 10 (16.95%) Information Security
6 10 (16.95%) PCI DSS
6 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
6 10 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (15.25%) User Experience
8 8 (13.56%) SDLC
8 8 (13.56%) HTML5
8 8 (13.56%) Data Protection Act
8 8 (13.56%) CISM
8 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
8 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
9 7 (11.86%) PHP
9 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.86%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 10 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (11.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.17%) Lync
4 5 (8.47%) Node.js
5 4 (6.78%) SAS
6 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Project
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) DHCP
1 10 (16.95%) DNS
2 4 (6.78%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) VPN
3 2 (3.39%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) WAN
4 1 (1.69%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.69%) Network Security
4 1 (1.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.39%) Grunt
3 2 (3.39%) CasperJS
General
1 19 (32.20%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
2 3 (5.08%) Banking
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Consultant
4 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Magento Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Architect
6 3 (5.08%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.08%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Security Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Data Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Applications Manager
7 2 (3.39%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) CSS
1 12 (20.34%) HTML
2 8 (13.56%) HTML5
3 7 (11.86%) jQuery
4 6 (10.17%) .NET
4 6 (10.17%) CSS3
4 6 (10.17%) Backbone.js
5 5 (8.47%) React
5 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.78%) Sass
7 2 (3.39%) AppFabric
7 2 (3.39%) RESTful
7 2 (3.39%) Web Services
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
7 2 (3.39%) WCF
8 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.69%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.69%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) User Experience
2 8 (13.56%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.17%) NHS
5 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.39%) PKI
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.39%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.69%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.69%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.69%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.69%) CESG
7 1 (1.69%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.69%) PMI
7 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (16.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.78%) UNIX
6 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Information Security
3 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.56%) SDLC
4 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 6 (10.17%) TDD
5 6 (10.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.47%) Test Planning
6 5 (8.47%) Security Testing
6 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.78%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (6.78%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.86%) PHP
4 5 (8.47%) C#
5 3 (5.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (5.08%) VBA
5 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) Java
7 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.42%) DV Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) CISM
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.47%) ISEB
4 5 (8.47%) CISSP
5 4 (6.78%) HNC
5 4 (6.78%) HND
5 4 (6.78%) Degree
6 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) MCP
7 1 (1.69%) MAPM
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.69%) MCSA
7 1 (1.69%) CHFI
7 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (10.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.78%) Basel II
4 2 (3.39%) QA
5 1 (1.69%) BS25999
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.47%) DFS Replication
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (11.86%) SCOrch
2 5 (8.47%) SCSM
2 5 (8.47%) WSUS
2 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) SCOM
2 5 (8.47%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.08%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) ArcSight
3 5 (8.47%) VMware
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) Teradata
5 3 (5.08%) Dell
6 2 (3.39%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.69%) Cerner
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
7 1 (1.69%) Lumension
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