The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £414 £365
% change year-on-year
-8.15% +13.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.75 £31.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-62.09% +87.87%
Data Protection Act
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the St Albans region.

Miscellaneous Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
9 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 31.03% 50.00% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £400 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

The demand trend of contract jobs across the St Albans region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 St Albans region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Maximo
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 3 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM