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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 99 108 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 17 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.091% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.13% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £366 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.68 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-27.57% +25.00%
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
1832 1544 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.56% 70.47% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 794 625
Average daily rate £388 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 80 118
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £10.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham -9 4 £500 +42.85% 4
Coventry - 4 £325 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £338 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Walsall - - - -
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (32.26%) Data Security
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
2 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 9 (29.03%) Data Protection Act
3 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (25.81%) Information Governance
3 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
6 5 (16.13%) Information Management
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (16.13%) Teradata
6 5 (16.13%) HND
6 5 (16.13%) BCP
6 5 (16.13%) BS7799
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity Planning
6 5 (16.13%) Direct Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
6 5 (16.13%) Computer Security
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Campaign Management
7 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (12.90%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) HP
7 4 (12.90%) NHS
8 3 (9.68%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Local Government
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Security Officer
2 5 (16.13%) Information Security Officer
3 4 (12.90%) Campaign Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) MI Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Information Governance Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Governance Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (3.23%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.23%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Security Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
4 1 (3.23%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Data Security
2 9 (29.03%) Risk Management
3 8 (25.81%) Information Governance
4 7 (22.58%) Information Security
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (16.13%) BCP
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (16.13%) Computer Security
6 5 (16.13%) Information Management
6 5 (16.13%) Direct Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Campaign Management
7 4 (12.90%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.45%) E-Discovery
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) HND
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) CISSP
3 1 (3.23%) CISA
3 1 (3.23%) CISM
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (16.13%) BS7799
3 3 (9.68%) QA
4 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Teradata
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) Aprimo
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £600.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago