Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.64% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £470 - -
East of England median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £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 135 101 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 20.21% 15.98% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 57 74
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +8.97%
10th Percentile £330 £217 £213
90th Percentile £575 £580 £571
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.89 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +153.00% -16.13% -26.19%
10th Percentile £18.58 £9.70 £12.60
90th Percentile £47.20 £33.10 £39.75
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £36.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -31.97% +47.00% -9.09%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 - 16 £473 -
Dunstable - 5 £500 - 2
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £340 -
GDPR
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 15 (48.39%) Information Security
2 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
3 9 (29.03%) Data Protection
3 9 (29.03%) Retail
4 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 7 (22.58%) Supplier Management
5 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
6 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (16.13%) COBIT
7 4 (12.90%) CISSP
7 4 (12.90%) Security Management
7 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow Management
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
8 3 (9.68%) BPMN
9 2 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (6.45%) Analytics
9 2 (6.45%) IT Audit
9 2 (6.45%) Regulatory Compliance
9 2 (6.45%) Compliance Management
9 2 (6.45%) Risk and 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:

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Big Data
1 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Law
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 9 (29.03%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Information Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Information Security Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Security Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) GDPR Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) GDPR Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Compliance Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Information Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Compliance Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Security Compliance Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Information Security
2 9 (29.03%) Data Protection
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) Supplier Management
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Security Operations
6 4 (12.90%) Security Management
7 3 (9.68%) BPMN
7 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Information Governance
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow Management
8 2 (6.45%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
8 2 (6.45%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CISA
3 2 (6.45%) CISM
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) PCI DSS
2 5 (16.13%) COBIT
2 5 (16.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 1 (3.23%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Workday
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle