The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.45% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £395 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.58% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.40 £21.15 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-41.35% +32.15%
Data Protection Act
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
70 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 31.25% 32.73% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 19
Median daily rate £320 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.74 £12.35 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £14.76 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 1 £395 -
Data Protection Act
West Midlands

Data Protection Act
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared