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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Protection Act (DPA)
Rank 130 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.10% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £310 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.31 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-49.75% +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
923 811 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.12% 27.85% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 531 413
Median daily rate £413 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 34 34
Median hourly rate £14.88 £14.00 £13.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £35.00 £34.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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 May 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 +6 5 £310 - 5
Data Protection Act
England

Data Protection Act
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 8 (53.33%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (33.33%) Information Security
6 5 (33.33%) Data Management
6 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
7 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
7 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) Legal
7 4 (26.67%) CCA
7 4 (26.67%) CISSP
7 4 (26.67%) CISA
7 4 (26.67%) CISM
7 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
7 4 (26.67%) VBA
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) NHS
9 2 (13.33%) ISACA
9 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
9 2 (13.33%) IT Audit

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Legal
3 2 (13.33%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Security Specialist
3 3 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Information Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) NHS Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Document Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (53.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (6.67%) CESG
4 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (53.33%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Contingency Planning
4 5 (33.33%) Data Management
4 5 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Operations Management
5 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
5 4 (26.67%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (13.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Information Governance
7 2 (13.33%) IT Audit
7 2 (13.33%) Kanban
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCA
1 4 (26.67%) CISA
1 4 (26.67%) CISM
1 4 (26.67%) CISSP
2 2 (13.33%) CEH
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISACA
3 1 (6.67%) CRISC
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (13.33%) COBIT
2 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (6.67%) BS25999
3 1 (6.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (6.67%) RMADS
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft