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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 88 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.63% 1.76% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 2.14% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 21 9
Median daily rate £385 £410 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% -41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £46.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-60.86% +191.69%

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
1200 1588 1491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.80% 82.28% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 1096 1010
Median daily rate £404 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 35
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.07 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Data Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 -17 7 £375 -10.17% 3
Bradford - 2 £600 -
Data Protection
Yorkshire

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Service Design
3 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 6 (28.57%) Billing
4 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) MCSE
6 3 (14.29%) MS Office
6 3 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (14.29%) EMC
6 3 (14.29%) Brocade
6 3 (14.29%) SUSE
6 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Legal
7 2 (9.52%) CCA

Data Protection
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 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) FitNesse
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (28.57%) Billing
1 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) French Language
4 1 (4.76%) German Language
4 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
4 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Designer
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Data Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Server Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Deskside Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Apache CXF
1 2 (9.52%) REST
1 2 (9.52%) SOAP
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.76%) iPhone
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.76%) NHS
5 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (14.29%) SUSE
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Service Design
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
4 2 (9.52%) Build Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Information Security
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) CCA
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (4.76%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) GDPR
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Brocade
3 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix