The first 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 107 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.094% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £8.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+96.87% -68.00%
Miscellaneous Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
532 480 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.65% 22.62% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 249 229
Average daily rate £328 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 22
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £40.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
Data Protection Act
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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
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 24 July 2014. 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
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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
West Yorkshire +5 5 £300 - 3
North Yorkshire - - - -
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (62.50%) Legal
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) NHS
3 4 (50.00%) Information Management
4 3 (37.50%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Back Office
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
5 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (62.50%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Information Governance Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Information Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (50.00%) NHS
2 3 (37.50%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (50.00%) Information Management
3 3 (37.50%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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