The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 63 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.80% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.50% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£390 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £11.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+34.21% -41.25%
Data Protection
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
551 403 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.86% 71.96% 70.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 265 242
Average daily rate £385 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Average hourly rate £21.86 £15.29 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.93% -59.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.33 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £17.08 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -7 6 £390 -29.09% 3
Data Protection
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Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (83.33%) MS Excel
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (66.67%) Office 365
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Intune
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) SCDPM
3 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 8 (66.67%) McAfee
3 8 (66.67%) DHCP
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 8 (66.67%) DNS
3 8 (66.67%) MCSE
3 8 (66.67%) ITIL
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) IIS
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) MCTS
3 8 (66.67%) MCITP
3 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 6 (50.00%) GIS
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) C#

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
1 8 (66.67%) Internet
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (66.67%) VPN
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Server Engineer
2 6 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Team Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Client Relationship Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Client Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (66.67%) Windows 7
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Release Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Scrum
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) BDD
2 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (66.67%) MCSE
2 8 (66.67%) MCTS
2 8 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Intune
1 8 (66.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 2 (16.67%) VMware