The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 West Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 112 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.76% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.11% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate £425 £245 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.46% -37.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £243 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £294 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £344 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.90% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -17.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1661 1256 1419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.85% 68.56% 62.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 606 672
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 94 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.15 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Protection
England

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 18 April 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 18 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Walsall - 2 £500 -
Birmingham -15 1 £350 +42.85% 1
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - - 2
Staffordshire - - - - 1
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (30.43%) Migration
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
1 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (26.09%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (26.09%) Business Objects
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) HP
4 4 (17.39%) SAN
4 4 (17.39%) NetApp
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
5 3 (13.04%) Brocade
5 3 (13.04%) StorageTek
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Symantec
5 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) CISSP
6 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
1 7 (30.43%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (4.35%) MS Access
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Data Migration Specialist
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) MI Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.35%) Information Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
1 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
1 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
4 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Network Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.35%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) OCP
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Business Objects
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) 3PAR
3 3 (13.04%) Brocade
3 3 (13.04%) StorageTek
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
4 1 (4.35%) Lotus
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £320.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Apeiro Ltd
Rate: flexible for the right candidate
Posted: 5 days ago