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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act 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 Act (DPA)
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 4.00% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £348
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +22.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.82 £15.50 £8.00
% change year-on-year
+21.43% +93.75%
Data Protection Act
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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
6 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans 24.00% 7.69% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the St Albans region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) IBM