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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 110 124 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 40 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.20% 0.55% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.75% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 1
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£375 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £420 £340
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £15.77 £9.10
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +73.29%
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
2512 2409 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.53% 73.31% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1672 1590 1064
Average daily rate £400 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 93 76
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +62.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £42.50 £44.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +9 15 £400 +23.07% 3
Bristol +8 11 £375 -16.66% 3
Gloucestershire 0 9 £376 - 4
Dorset 0 3 £350 +180.00%
Devon - 1 £288 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 22 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (28.79%) Finance
4 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (25.76%) DV Cleared
5 17 (25.76%) ITIL
6 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
7 14 (21.21%) DHCP
7 14 (21.21%) DNS
8 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
8 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (18.18%) HTML
9 12 (18.18%) CSS
9 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 11 (16.67%) Information Security
10 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 10 (15.15%) User Experience
12 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
13 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
13 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (12.12%) CISM
13 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (12.12%) HTML5
13 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
13 8 (12.12%) SCOrch

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 13 (19.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (10.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) Lync
3 5 (7.58%) Node.js
4 4 (6.06%) SAS
5 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.55%) MS Project
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) DHCP
1 14 (21.21%) DNS
2 4 (6.06%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) VPN
3 2 (3.03%) LAN
3 2 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.52%) Network Security
4 1 (1.52%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.61%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.03%) Grunt
3 2 (3.03%) CasperJS
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Front-End Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Magento Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Data Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.18%) CSS
1 12 (18.18%) HTML
2 8 (12.12%) HTML5
3 7 (10.61%) .NET
3 7 (10.61%) jQuery
4 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.09%) CSS3
4 6 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 5 (7.58%) React
6 4 (6.06%) Sass
7 3 (4.55%) Web Services
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.03%) WCF
8 2 (3.03%) RESTful
8 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.03%) AppFabric
9 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) User Experience
2 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.09%) NHS
4 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
5 2 (3.03%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.03%) PMI
5 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.52%) CESG
6 1 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.52%) DTV
6 1 (1.52%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.52%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 5 (7.58%) Linux
5 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.06%) UNIX
7 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) ITIL
2 11 (16.67%) Information Security
3 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
3 8 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (12.12%) SDLC
4 7 (10.61%) Migration
5 6 (9.09%) TDD
5 6 (9.09%) Project Management
5 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.58%) Test Planning
6 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.58%) Security Testing
7 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.06%) Dimensional Modelling
7 4 (6.06%) Web Development
7 4 (6.06%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.55%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.27%) SQL
2 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.61%) PHP
4 6 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.55%) VBA
5 3 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) C
7 1 (1.52%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 17 (25.76%) DV Cleared
3 8 (12.12%) CISM
4 5 (7.58%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.58%) Degree
4 5 (7.58%) ISEB
4 5 (7.58%) CISSP
4 5 (7.58%) HNC
4 5 (7.58%) HND
5 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.03%) MAPM
6 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CISA
7 1 (1.52%) MCSA
7 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CHFI
7 1 (1.52%) MCP
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.06%) Basel II
5 2 (3.03%) QA
5 2 (3.03%) SLA
6 1 (1.52%) BS25999
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (9.09%) DFS Replication
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.03%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCOrch
2 6 (9.09%) SCSM
2 6 (9.09%) WSUS
2 6 (9.09%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) SCOM
2 6 (9.09%) SCVMM
3 5 (7.58%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.52%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) VMware
2 6 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 5 (7.58%) Dell
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle
5 3 (4.55%) HP
5 3 (4.55%) Teradata
6 2 (3.03%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.52%) Cerner
7 1 (1.52%) CommVault
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (1.52%) Tableau
7 1 (1.52%) Lumension
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