The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 46 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% 1.41% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 2.65% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
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£100 £180 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -43.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.32% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.14% +16.66%
Data Protection
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
366 189 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 76.25% 53.39% 71.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 98 137
Average daily rate £350 £290 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £10.00 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
Sheffield -5 2 - - 1
Barnsley - 1 £100 -
Data Protection
Yorkshire

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) System Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Life Science
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (12.50%) Ektron
6 1 (12.50%) CMS400.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) CRUD
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (12.50%) CMS400.NET
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Life Science
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (12.50%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) CRM
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) System Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) CRUD
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Ektron
2 1 (12.50%) Apple