Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 32 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 5.10% 1.99% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 32.00% 13.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 -
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £120.00 - £11.75

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 100 82 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.92% 14.80% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 63 71
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.55%
10th Percentile £331 £262 £281
90th Percentile £575 £549 £638
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 13
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.78 - £15.50
East of England median hourly rate £21.21 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -35.74% -5.71% +27.27%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Bedfordshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Bedfordshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Bedfordshire

GDPR
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 17 £450 - 1
Dunstable - 2 £635 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £340 -
GDPR
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
1 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (28.13%) Retail
3 8 (25.00%) Information Security
4 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
4 7 (21.88%) PCI DSS
5 6 (18.75%) Workday
5 6 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Legal
6 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
7 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) CISSP
8 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
8 3 (9.38%) Taleo
8 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) Security Management
8 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.38%) Law
8 3 (9.38%) Case Management
8 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
8 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) COBIT
8 3 (9.38%) Use Case
8 3 (9.38%) Business Process Modelling
8 3 (9.38%) Data Flow Diagram
9 2 (6.25%) Compliance Management

GDPR
Co-occurring 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Taleo
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Legal
3 3 (9.38%) Law
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) HR Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) GDPR Consultant
5 3 (9.38%) GDPR Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Information Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Information Security Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 2 (6.25%) HR Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Process Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Data Modeller
7 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) XML
1 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) E-Commerce
1 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Information Security
3 7 (21.88%) Data Protection
4 6 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
6 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Analytics
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (9.38%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) Case Management
7 3 (9.38%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) Security Management
7 3 (9.38%) Security Operations
7 3 (9.38%) Use Case
8 2 (6.25%) Compliance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C#
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) VB
1 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) CISA
2 2 (6.25%) CISM
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) COBIT
3 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.13%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Workday
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle