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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 121 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.050% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £310 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.31 £31.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-63.53% +106.66%
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
670 545 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.96% 27.05% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 364 297
Median daily rate £413 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -14.63%

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 26 May 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 - 5 £310 - 3
Data Protection Act
Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (45.45%) Data Management
6 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (36.36%) Operations Management
6 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
6 4 (36.36%) CISA
6 4 (36.36%) CISM
6 4 (36.36%) Legal
6 4 (36.36%) Information Security
6 4 (36.36%) SQL
6 4 (36.36%) VBA
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
6 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
6 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) CCA
6 4 (36.36%) CISSP
7 3 (27.27%) Change Management
8 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (18.18%) Law
8 2 (18.18%) Kanban

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 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Mining
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Information Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Document Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (9.09%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Contingency Planning
3 5 (45.45%) Data Management
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security
4 4 (36.36%) Operations Management
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Information Governance
6 2 (18.18%) IT Audit
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCA
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
1 4 (36.36%) CISM
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CEH
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISACA
3 1 (9.09%) CRISC
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft