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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection
Rank 96 120 86
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -34
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 28 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.36% 0.20% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.23% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 10
Average daily rate £405 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.26% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £316 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £346 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £379 £413 £365
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.85 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+17.84% -15.14%
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
1713 1720 1413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.48% 85.49% 79.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1213 1109 976
Average daily rate £425 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 19
Average hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.95 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.50 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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 +17 24 £410 - 5
Bradford +21 4 £400 +20.75%
Data Protection
Yorkshire

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) Service Design
3 22 (37.93%) Java
4 21 (36.21%) Project Management
4 21 (36.21%) DevOps
5 18 (31.03%) Confluence
5 18 (31.03%) SOA
5 18 (31.03%) JIRA
6 17 (29.31%) Maven
6 17 (29.31%) JUnit
6 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
6 17 (29.31%) yum
6 17 (29.31%) Puppet
6 17 (29.31%) Jenkins
6 17 (29.31%) Liquibase
6 17 (29.31%) SonarQube
6 17 (29.31%) Microservices
6 17 (29.31%) Bareos
6 17 (29.31%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
8 12 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
9 10 (17.24%) Data Protection Act
9 10 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 10 (17.24%) Finance
9 10 (17.24%) Information Security
9 10 (17.24%) CISSP
9 10 (17.24%) CISA
9 10 (17.24%) CISM
9 10 (17.24%) Test Automation

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 18 (31.03%) Confluence
2 4 (6.90%) CMS
2 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.17%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) 3G
2 1 (1.72%) 4G
2 1 (1.72%) CTI
2 1 (1.72%) H.323
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.17%) Base SAS
2 3 (5.17%) OLAP
2 3 (5.17%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (5.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (5.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) JIRA
2 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
2 17 (29.31%) Jenkins
2 17 (29.31%) JUnit
2 17 (29.31%) Liquibase
2 17 (29.31%) Maven
2 17 (29.31%) SonarQube
2 17 (29.31%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Law
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
3 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Architect
2 13 (22.41%) DevOps Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Security Specialist
5 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Sitecore Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Information Security Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) Information Specialist
7 3 (5.17%) Programme Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) Programmer
7 3 (5.17%) SAS Administrator
7 3 (5.17%) SAS Programmer
7 3 (5.17%) Service Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) CSS
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Clustering
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) Service Design
3 21 (36.21%) DevOps
3 21 (36.21%) Project Management
4 18 (31.03%) SOA
5 17 (29.31%) Microservices
6 12 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (17.24%) Information Security
7 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.07%) Ethical Hacking
10 6 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (8.62%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (8.62%) Contingency Planning
11 5 (8.62%) Data Management
11 5 (8.62%) Open Source
11 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
12 4 (6.90%) Computer Security
12 4 (6.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) Java
2 9 (15.52%) C#
3 5 (8.62%) C++
3 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.62%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.62%) Python
3 5 (8.62%) Ruby
3 5 (8.62%) SQL
4 4 (6.90%) VBA
5 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.24%) CISA
3 10 (17.24%) CISM
3 10 (17.24%) CISSP
4 9 (15.52%) Degree
4 9 (15.52%) ISACA
5 8 (13.79%) CEH
6 4 (6.90%) CCA
7 2 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) MCSE
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Bareos
1 17 (29.31%) Puppet
1 17 (29.31%) yum
2 4 (6.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 4 (6.90%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.72%) Avaya
3 1 (1.72%) Citrix
3 1 (1.72%) Genesys