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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 31 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 1.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£389 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.26% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.85 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-15.14% +14.75%
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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
268 343 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 79.29% 77.43% 77.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 263 161
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £270 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +69.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £17.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
2 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 4 (40.00%) CISM
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) PKI
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) ETL
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Legal
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire
5 1 (10.00%) Snort
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (10.00%) AppFabric

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Test Planning
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ETL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) CISM
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (60.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Sourcefire