The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 101 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 19 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.45% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.65% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 10
Average daily rate
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£397 £328 £201
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.06% +62.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £318 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £335 £333
% change year-on-year
+22.38% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.38% -10.00%
Data Protection
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1721 1384 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.78% 68.48% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 768 780
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 October 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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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
Warwickshire - 7 £410 -
Birmingham -6 5 £350 -12.50%
Coventry - 1 - - 4
Staffordshire - 1 £475 -
Walsall - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (28.13%) Information Security
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (21.88%) UNIX
4 7 (21.88%) LAN
4 7 (21.88%) VoIP
4 7 (21.88%) WAN
4 7 (21.88%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) Oracle
5 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.63%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) UML
6 5 (15.63%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
6 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
6 5 (15.63%) CISM
6 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (15.63%) CISSP
6 5 (15.63%) Finance
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (12.50%) CICS
1 4 (12.50%) TPMS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) VoIP
1 7 (21.88%) WAN
1 7 (21.88%) LAN
2 4 (12.50%) ATM
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
2 4 (12.50%) Informix
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Technical Architect
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Information Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Information Security Officer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Officer
6 1 (3.13%) Strategy Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Campaign Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
1 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
1 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET MVC 2
2 4 (12.50%) JavaBeans
2 4 (12.50%) EJB
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.25%) Replication
5 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.13%) Statistics
6 1 (3.13%) NHS
6 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.13%) GIS
6 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) UNIX
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Information Security
2 5 (15.63%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) SOA
2 5 (15.63%) UML
2 5 (15.63%) OO
2 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (15.63%) Security Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) TDD
3 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (9.38%) Information Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) CISSP
2 5 (15.63%) CISM
3 3 (9.38%) ISSAP
4 2 (6.25%) HND
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.38%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Sybase
3 3 (9.38%) HP
3 3 (9.38%) CA
4 2 (6.25%) NetApp
4 2 (6.25%) StorageTek
4 2 (6.25%) Symantec
4 2 (6.25%) Brocade
4 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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