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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 34 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.54% 2.45% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.90% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Median daily rate £403 £340 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.38% +18.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
- -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.62 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-66.05% +191.69%

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
288 310 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 81.36% 84.24% 83.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 251 276
Median daily rate £413 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 9
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 8 (57.14%) CISM
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
2 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
3 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (42.86%) AppFabric
3 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
4 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
4 5 (35.71%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Sourcefire
4 5 (35.71%) Snort
4 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 5 (35.71%) CISSP
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services

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 6 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
3 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Information Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Security Tester
3 3 (21.43%) Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (42.86%) AppFabric
2 6 (42.86%) WCF
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) CESG
1 4 (28.57%) Cyber Defence
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Information Security
1 8 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (42.86%) Software Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 5 (35.71%) Defect Management
3 5 (35.71%) Security Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Threat Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) Business Transformation
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 1 (7.14%) Data Security
7 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
7 1 (7.14%) MVC
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CISM
2 6 (42.86%) ISTQB
3 5 (35.71%) CISSP
3 5 (35.71%) ISEB
4 4 (28.57%) CISA
5 3 (21.43%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (21.43%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Sourcefire