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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Protection
Rank 128 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 21 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.67% 1.01% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 2
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£323 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £340 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £750 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £340
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.14 £15.77 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+2.31% +26.16%
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
2490 1807 1669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.02% 76.24% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1749 1120 915
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 55 77
Average hourly rate £15.36 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.19% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £10.26 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -41 10 £350 -12.50% 4
South Yorkshire - 9 £295 - 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 1
Data Protection
England

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) SCCM
4 6 (18.75%) SCOM
4 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Office 365
4 6 (18.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (18.75%) Skype
5 5 (15.63%) SAN
5 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
5 5 (15.63%) Windows
5 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
7 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (9.38%) Life Science
7 3 (9.38%) Selenium
7 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
7 3 (9.38%) Clustering
7 3 (9.38%) Finance

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Skype
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Extranet
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) DSL
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) OLTP
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) HP UFT
1 3 (9.38%) Selenium
1 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
6 1 (3.13%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.13%) ICT Technician
6 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.13%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (3.13%) Sass
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) RSS
3 1 (3.13%) WCF
3 1 (3.13%) WF
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (9.38%) Life Science
4 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.13%) Taxonomies
5 1 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
5 1 (3.13%) Wiki
5 1 (3.13%) iSeries
5 1 (3.13%) iPad
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Project Management
3 5 (15.63%) Identity Management
4 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Data Security
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.13%) System Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
1 6 (18.75%) SCOM
1 6 (18.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) MobileIron