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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 66 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 0.20% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £375
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +36.75%
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
534 354 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.95% 69.14% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 185 214
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 6 (50.00%) CRM
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) MCTS
2 5 (41.67%) MCITP
2 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
2 5 (41.67%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Intune
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) SCDPM
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (33.33%) GIS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Lync
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
1 5 (41.67%) Internet
1 5 (41.67%) DHCP
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) VPN
1 5 (41.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) CRM 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%) Client Relationship Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows 7
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Automated Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance
6 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) MCTS
1 5 (41.67%) MCITP
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (41.67%) Windows Intune
1 5 (41.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Sitecore