The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Protection (Data Privacy)
Rank 100 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 23 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.92% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.49% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £195 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -51.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £195 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £339 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.25 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -35.71%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1804 1438 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 71.87% 70.73% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 754 953
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 55 43
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £30.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Data Protection
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +2 18 £325 - 3
South Yorkshire +5 5 £180 -
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) SQL
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (32.35%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (29.41%) Freedom of Information
5 9 (26.47%) Ruby
5 9 (26.47%) Information Management
5 9 (26.47%) Linux
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
5 9 (26.47%) .NET
5 9 (26.47%) C#
5 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (26.47%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (23.53%) Web Services
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 8 (23.53%) Back Office
6 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
6 8 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (20.59%) Kanban
7 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (20.59%) VMware
8 6 (17.65%) ETL
9 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (14.71%) Dell
9 5 (14.71%) SAN
9 5 (14.71%) NHS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) VLAN
2 3 (8.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) MySQL
4 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) MS Access
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (23.53%) Back Office
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Legal
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Administrator
2 8 (23.53%) SQL Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Storage Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) VMWare Administrator
4 4 (11.76%) DBA
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Test Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) MySQL DBA
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) Wintel Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Information Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Information Security Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
7 1 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 11 (32.35%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (29.41%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (14.71%) Replication
4 5 (14.71%) NHS
5 4 (11.76%) Clustering
6 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) PMI
7 1 (2.94%) Statistics
7 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.94%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 2 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Information Management
1 9 (26.47%) Performance Tuning
1 9 (26.47%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (23.53%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (20.59%) Kanban
4 6 (17.65%) ETL
5 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) Ruby
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) C++
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (14.71%) VCAP
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
2 5 (14.71%) vSphere
3 2 (5.88%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Dell
4 4 (11.76%) Percona
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) Cognos