The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 103 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.083% 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £413
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.80 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +6.45%
Data Protection Act
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
497 310 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 41.21% 36.60% 34.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 188 123
Median daily rate £340 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 23
Median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.48 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.90 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Sunderland - 1 - -
Data Protection Act
North East

Data Protection Act
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Records Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle