The table below looks at the statistics for Data Protection skills 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 over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 104 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 20 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.82% 0.50% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.67% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
Average daily rate
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£613 £365 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.80% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £790 £385 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.88 - £16.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 - £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 - £19.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £20.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-21.15% +48.14%
Data Protection
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1894 1651 1557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 77.50% 74.37% 71.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 980 760
Average daily rate £375 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 73
Average hourly rate £15.76 £17.25 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Data Protection
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Protection across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Data Protection Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Data Protection Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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 -2 13 £700 +91.78% 3
South Yorkshire +4 6 £275 - 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection 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.

1 22 (55.00%) Law
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Project Management
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (22.50%) Open Source
6 8 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 7 (17.50%) HTML
7 7 (17.50%) CSS
7 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (15.00%) SQL
8 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (12.50%) JSON
9 5 (12.50%) COBIT
9 5 (12.50%) Test Management
9 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
9 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (12.50%) Ajax
9 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 5 (12.50%) Java
9 5 (12.50%) C#
9 5 (12.50%) MySQL
9 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.50%) CMMI
9 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.50%) HTML5

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Data Protection 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) nginx
1 1 (2.50%) CMS400.NET
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.50%) Jetty
1 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.00%) MS Office
4 1 (2.50%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.50%) Google App Engine
2 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) Intranet
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (12.50%) MySQL
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (55.00%) Law
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Head of Architecture
3 5 (12.50%) Head of Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Deskside Support
6 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Break Fix Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (2.50%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) JSON
3 5 (12.50%) Ajax
3 5 (12.50%) HTML5
3 5 (12.50%) REST
3 5 (12.50%) CSS3
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Django
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) Servlets
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) XML
5 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Open Source
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) iPad
5 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.00%) Life Science
6 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.50%) NHS
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (12.50%) Test Management
5 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 5 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 5 (12.50%) CMMI
6 4 (10.00%) DevOps
6 4 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (7.50%) Load Testing
7 3 (7.50%) System Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.00%) Service Management
8 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) C++
3 4 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) CISMP
2 1 (2.50%) CISM
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) COBIT
2 2 (5.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Ektron
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) CommVault
3 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint