The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.81% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +0.68% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £31.50 £12.68
% change year-on-year -47.61% +148.52%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 250 269 352
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.25% 88.20% 84.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 181 270
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Data Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Bedfordshire

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 5 (55.56%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (55.56%) GDPR
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
6 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Data Security
6 1 (11.11%) SEO
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (11.11%) SQL

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) NUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
1 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) HR Advisor
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) Data Loss Prevention
3 4 (44.44%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
5 2 (22.22%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
5 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) API Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CIPD
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) GDPR
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe
1 1 (11.11%) FireEye
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
1 1 (11.11%) Proofpoint
1 1 (11.11%) Symantec
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