The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 62 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 0.47% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.73% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £425 £110 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+286.36% -66.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
533 275 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.12% 64.86% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 165 165
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 20
Average hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £13.10 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £23.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Protection
UK

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales -11 4 £425 +286.36%
Data Protection
UK

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Development Team Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Web Programmer
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) BDD
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Zend