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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.21% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £605 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+46.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+81.13% -8.62%
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
167 131 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 35.01% 27.64% 35.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 82 74
Average daily rate £400 £395 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Worthing - 1 £605 -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Security Assurance Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Data Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland