The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
-14.63% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.40 £18.82 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-34.12% +17.64%
Data Protection Act
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
238 173 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 33.33% 32.70% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 111 69
Median daily rate £400 £335 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £196 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 17
Median hourly rate £43.00 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.51% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £13.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £16.60 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.63%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Data Protection Act
Top 21 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Risk Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Sun
1 2 (40.00%) Veritas