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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 115 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 20 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.90% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.13% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 9
Median daily rate £375 £413 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.41% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.73 £15.77 £15.89
% change year-on-year
-6.59% -0.72%
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
2255 2033 1710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.42% 79.35% 72.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1120 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 89
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
Birmingham - 10 £375 - 6
Coventry -12 2 £350 -15.15% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
Warwickshire -7 1 £563 +34.73% 1
Walsall - 1 £375 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 14 (29.79%) Information Security
1 14 (29.79%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (17.02%) jQuery
4 8 (17.02%) Finance
4 8 (17.02%) .NET
4 8 (17.02%) C#
5 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
5 7 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.77%) Information Governance
6 6 (12.77%) Security Management
6 6 (12.77%) Information Security Management
6 6 (12.77%) CISM
6 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.77%) CISSP
6 6 (12.77%) HTML
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle
6 6 (12.77%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) OOD
7 5 (10.64%) CRM
7 5 (10.64%) Unix
7 5 (10.64%) MySQL
7 5 (10.64%) PHP
7 5 (10.64%) Web Services

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.26%) WordPress
2 1 (2.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.13%) MS Office
4 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.26%) Sentinel
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.13%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.51%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Firewall
1 5 (10.64%) Network Security
2 2 (4.26%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) LAN
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
3 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.13%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) VLAN
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) OLAP
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) CruiseControl
2 4 (8.51%) Moq
2 4 (8.51%) NUnit
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (17.02%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Developer
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Consultant
3 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Information Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Information Security Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Security Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security Officer
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) Security Officer
6 2 (4.26%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
1 8 (17.02%) jQuery
2 6 (12.77%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) Web Services
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.51%) CSS
4 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
4 4 (8.51%) HTML5
4 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (8.51%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) CESG
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) CMDB
5 1 (2.13%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Information Security
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (14.89%) Risk Management
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.77%) Information Governance
4 6 (12.77%) Information Security Management
4 6 (12.77%) OO
4 6 (12.77%) OOD
4 6 (12.77%) Security Management
5 5 (10.64%) CRM
5 5 (10.64%) Data Loss Prevention
5 5 (10.64%) Identity Management
5 5 (10.64%) Information Assurance
5 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
5 5 (10.64%) Security Hardening
5 5 (10.64%) Service Management
6 4 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.51%) ISMS
6 4 (8.51%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
2 9 (19.15%) SQL
3 8 (17.02%) C#
4 5 (10.64%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) CISM
1 6 (12.77%) CISSP
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) CEH
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) APMP
5 2 (4.26%) CISMP
5 2 (4.26%) CRISC
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 2 (4.26%) GPG13
3 2 (4.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (4.26%) RMADS
3 2 (4.26%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) Salt
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
1 1 (2.13%) SCSM
1 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Citrix
2 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.13%) Dell
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Orchard
3 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
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