The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 115 129 100
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.088% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +6.45%
Data Protection Act
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
616 692 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.70% 30.40% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 447 309
Median daily rate £390 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.00 £10.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the West Yorkshire region.

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Leeds - 3 - -
Bradford +12 1 - -
Data Protection Act
Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (37.50%) Legal
5 3 (37.50%) CCA
6 2 (25.00%) CISSP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) CISA
6 2 (25.00%) CISM
6 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Information Security
6 2 (25.00%) Data Management
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (25.00%) COBIT
6 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
6 2 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (12.50%) French Language
7 1 (12.50%) German Language
7 1 (12.50%) Italian Language

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
1 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) OLAP
1 1 (12.50%) OLTP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) French Language
3 1 (12.50%) German Language
3 1 (12.50%) Italian Language
3 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Change Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Document Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) KYC
5 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCA
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) COBIT
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft