The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection
Rank 68 96 110
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 26 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.56% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £525 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £525 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £525 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+20.65% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £9.10 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+73.29% -57.67%
Data Protection
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1293 1229 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 77.38% 78.28% 75.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 658 809
Average daily rate £355 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 33
Average hourly rate £11.43 £31.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.14% +103.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £17.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 across the West Yorkshire region.

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 across the West Yorkshire region.

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
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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
Leeds +21 20 £400 - 2
Halifax -4 3 £300 -42.85% 1
Bradford - - - -
Brighouse - - - -
Data Protection
Yorkshire

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (47.22%) Linux
1 17 (47.22%) VMware
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
3 12 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 12 (33.33%) Puppet
3 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (22.22%) Law
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 7 (19.44%) MySQL
5 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
5 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
6 6 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.89%) Legal
7 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (13.89%) CMMI
7 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (13.89%) HTML5
7 5 (13.89%) Ajax
7 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) JSON
7 5 (13.89%) COBIT
7 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (13.89%) REST
7 5 (13.89%) CSS3
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) Jetty
1 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 12 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.78%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
1 3 (8.33%) VLAN
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) IPsec
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
1 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
1 7 (19.44%) NoSQL
2 5 (13.89%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (22.22%) Law
2 5 (13.89%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Architect
2 12 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (13.89%) Head of Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Wintel Architect
6 2 (5.56%) VMWare Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Data Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Information Governance Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Information Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Backup Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support
7 1 (2.78%) Head of User Experience
7 1 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) HTML
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) Ajax
2 5 (13.89%) JSON
2 5 (13.89%) HTML5
2 5 (13.89%) REST
2 5 (13.89%) CSS3
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 7 (19.44%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) HPUX
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.89%) TOGAF
2 5 (13.89%) CMMI
2 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.56%) Information Governance
6 1 (2.78%) Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.78%) Market Research
6 1 (2.78%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (2.78%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Change Control
6 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.78%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Java
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
1 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) Ruby
2 1 (2.78%) C#
2 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (5.56%) VCAP
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Puppet
1 12 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.33%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Dell
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) CommVault
3 2 (5.56%) Percona
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Google