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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 140 147 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.19% 0.083%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.60% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £200 £175 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -53.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £425
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.86 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +6.45%
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
926 1007 750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.57% 31.60% 31.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 583 648 439
Median daily rate £390 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 72 44
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% -12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.87 £19.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

Data Protection Act
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Yorkshire +16 4 - -
South Yorkshire +4 2 £200 +33.33%
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Change Management
5 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (30.00%) Legal
6 3 (30.00%) CCA
7 2 (20.00%) CISSP
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (20.00%) CISA
7 2 (20.00%) CISM
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (20.00%) COBIT
7 2 (20.00%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (20.00%) Information Security
7 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
7 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Extranet
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) OLAP
1 1 (10.00%) OLTP
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) French Language
3 1 (10.00%) German Language
3 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
3 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Change Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Document Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (20.00%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (10.00%) iPhone
4 1 (10.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) IT Audit
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) KYC
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCA
2 2 (20.00%) CISA
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) CRISC
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft