The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 39 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.35% 1.18% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 1.47% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £340 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £353
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
Data Protection
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 339 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 80.42% 79.76% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 249 191
Average daily rate £388 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 6
Average hourly rate £10.50 £22.69 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.72% -5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (57.14%) vSphere
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 8 (57.14%) NetBackup
4 7 (50.00%) SAN
4 7 (50.00%) Skype
5 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
5 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) Replication
7 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (14.29%) HTML5
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) Telecoms

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (57.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
1 7 (50.00%) Skype
2 6 (42.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Training Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CLAS
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (7.14%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (57.14%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) DFS Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft