The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 130 119 107
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 7 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.25% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.99% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Average daily rate £245 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £315 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £325 £326
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £13.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+81.13% -8.62%
Data Protection Act
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
771 704 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.41% 27.62% 28.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 439 358
Average daily rate £405 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 23
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -14.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.95 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Act Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Yorkshire region.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Data Protection Act Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act across the Yorkshire region.

Data Protection Act Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 13 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
South Yorkshire -14 4 - - 1
West Yorkshire -7 3 £245 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act.

1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 2 (16.67%) REST
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) OLAP
6 2 (16.67%) B2B
6 2 (16.67%) B2C
6 2 (16.67%) OLTP
6 2 (16.67%) CRM

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection Act 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 Act. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Extranet
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) OLAP
2 2 (16.67%) OLTP
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Business Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Designer
4 2 (16.67%) Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) NHS Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) UAT Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) UAT Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) SOAP
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
2 2 (16.67%) WF
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (8.33%) CESG
4 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) B2B
3 2 (16.67%) B2C
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) BS25999
2 1 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
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