Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 51 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 - +63
Contract jobs citing GDPR 23 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.94% 2.54% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.00% 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 15 0
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 -
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 -
% change year-on-year -2.78% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.75 - -

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 100 108 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 17.12% 17.14% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 78 38
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.78% -1.76%
10th Percentile £256 £329 £113
90th Percentile £575 £575 £629
East of England median daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -1.19% +5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +80.56% -77.50%
10th Percentile £14.30 £14.50 £7.88
90th Percentile £16.90 £18.00 £39.61
East of England median hourly rate £18.98 £19.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -0.13% -38.71% +0.81%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +7 10 £450 -5.26%
Dunstable - 6 £563 - 1
Bedford - 1 £350 -
GDPR
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) Legal
2 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
3 5 (21.74%) Workday
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) Retail
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Taleo
5 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) Data Flow Diagram
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Case Management
6 2 (8.70%) PMO
6 2 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) Law
6 2 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.35%) CISA
7 1 (4.35%) Data Security
7 1 (4.35%) Risk 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Taleo
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (34.78%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) HR Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) GDPR Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) HR Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
6 2 (8.70%) Process Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Security Specialist
7 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) Data Protection
3 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
3 4 (17.39%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Data Flow Diagram
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (8.70%) Business Process Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Case Management
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Document Management
5 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
1 1 (4.35%) VB
1 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CISA
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) CRISC
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) COBIT
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Workday
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft