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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 139 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -
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
810 677 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.86% 26.82% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 416 272
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £185 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £35.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

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 27 May 2015. 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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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 - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) ISEB
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (40.00%) System Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Life Science
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) NHS
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) CMS400.NET
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) S-PLUS
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Life Science
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (10.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Load Testing
3 4 (40.00%) System Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) CRUD
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Ektron
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