The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 95 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.39% 0.90% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 2.61% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £488 £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.87% -6.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £21.15 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-33.79% +34.25%
Data Protection Act
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
390 460 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.44% 34.61% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 243 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.86 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.17 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey 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 Surrey

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Staines -5 4 £475 -7.31%
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (40.00%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (40.00%) SSAE 16
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) SSAE 16