Period
to 20 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 170 178
Rank change year-on-year +22 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.19% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.66% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Berkshire median daily rate £430 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% - -
South East median daily rate £416 £463 £420
% change year-on-year -10.05% +10.12% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 £12.65 £21.15
% change year-on-year +314.94% -40.16% -

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1172 1362 1577
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 30.60% 28.82% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 720 829
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £249 £250 £210
90th Percentile £600 £569 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 64 53
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.48 £11.28
90th Percentile £32.30 £41.20 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -19.57% +33.57% -16.00%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Berkshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Reading +20 2 - -
Slough +5 1 £400 -
Maidenhead -2 1 - -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Essbase
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) SPSS
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
1 1 (20.00%) Essbase
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Customer Insight Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Informatica
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle