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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 32 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.43% 2.79% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.48% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 3
Median daily rate £403 £330 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +88.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £314 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £340 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.77 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +0.12%
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
270 316 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 82.07% 80.20% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 253 290
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 14
Median hourly rate £22.00 £39.00 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% +71.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 7 (53.85%) CISM
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) IIS
3 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
3 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) AppFabric
3 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
4 4 (30.77%) Sourcefire
4 4 (30.77%) Snort
4 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (30.77%) CISA
4 4 (30.77%) CESG

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Information Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Test Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Service Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Service Design Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) AppFabric
2 5 (38.46%) WCF
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) CESG
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Software Testing
3 5 (38.46%) Test Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Defect Management
4 4 (30.77%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (30.77%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Security
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISM
2 5 (38.46%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 4 (30.77%) CISA
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
4 2 (15.38%) CHECK Team Member
4 2 (15.38%) CREST Certified
5 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Snort
3 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
2 1 (7.69%) SCSM
2 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Sourcefire