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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 87 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 28 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.38% 0.79% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 0.95% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 10
Average daily rate £460 £700 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +91.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £328 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £800 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £353
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+191.69% -4.42%
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
1669 1475 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.10% 83.52% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 1028 739
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 31 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £11.13 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £36.00 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 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
Leeds -3 19 £463 -33.92% 8
Data Protection
Yorkshire

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 28 (56.00%) Java
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (54.00%) DevOps
3 26 (52.00%) SOA
4 23 (46.00%) Maven
4 23 (46.00%) JIRA
4 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
4 23 (46.00%) Confluence
4 23 (46.00%) Jenkins
4 23 (46.00%) Microservices
5 22 (44.00%) Liquibase
5 22 (44.00%) SonarQube
5 22 (44.00%) Bareos
5 22 (44.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 22 (44.00%) yum
5 22 (44.00%) Puppet
5 22 (44.00%) JUnit
6 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
6 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
6 19 (38.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 10 (20.00%) Project Management
8 8 (16.00%) .NET
9 6 (12.00%) C#
9 6 (12.00%) OLAP
9 6 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (10.00%) Ruby
10 5 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (10.00%) Open Source

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (46.00%) Confluence
2 4 (8.00%) SAS
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Kentico
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) Intranet
1 3 (6.00%) Skype
2 2 (4.00%) Extranet
3 1 (2.00%) 3G
3 1 (2.00%) 4G
3 1 (2.00%) CTI
3 1 (2.00%) H.323
3 1 (2.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.00%) VoIP
3 1 (2.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) OLAP
2 4 (8.00%) Base SAS
2 4 (8.00%) OLAP Cube
2 4 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (8.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) OLTP
4 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) Git (software)
1 23 (46.00%) Jenkins
1 23 (46.00%) JIRA
1 23 (46.00%) Maven
2 22 (44.00%) JUnit
2 22 (44.00%) Liquibase
2 22 (44.00%) SonarQube
2 22 (44.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
1 5 (10.00%) Law
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Architect
2 18 (36.00%) DevOps Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Designer
5 4 (8.00%) Programme Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) Programmer
5 4 (8.00%) SAS Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) SAS Programmer
5 4 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Service Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Office 365 Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Software Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Test Data Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) UAT Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) SOAP
3 2 (4.00%) WCF
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) WF
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 2 (4.00%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) RSS
4 1 (2.00%) WSDL
4 1 (2.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (54.00%) DevOps
2 26 (52.00%) SOA
3 23 (46.00%) Microservices
4 19 (38.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (20.00%) Project Management
5 10 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Open Source
7 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL V3
8 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.00%) Coaching
9 3 (6.00%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.00%) B2B
10 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
10 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
10 2 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) Java
2 6 (12.00%) C#
3 5 (10.00%) C++
3 5 (10.00%) Python
3 5 (10.00%) Ruby
4 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (44.00%) Bareos
1 22 (44.00%) Puppet
1 22 (44.00%) yum
2 3 (6.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) logstash
3 1 (2.00%) Piwik
Vendors
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.00%) Avaya
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Genesys