Period
to 24 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 May 2020 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 120 85
Rank change year-on-year +10 -35 +48
Contract jobs citing GDPR 7 53 79
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 1.28% 2.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.24% 9.74% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 47
Median daily rate £400 £550 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +25.00% -18.52%
10th Percentile £292 £304 £313
90th Percentile £763 £638 £625
South East median daily rate £486 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.37% +2.70% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year +1.45% - -

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 Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 216 544 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 10.09% 13.15% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 208 222
Median daily rate £400 £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.25% +7.81% -0.93%
10th Percentile £191 £231 £250
90th Percentile £583 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £400 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -8.57% +2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 17
Median hourly rate £19.25 £62.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.20% +123.21% +36.59%
10th Percentile £16.25 £9.63 £16.29
90th Percentile £34.75 £83.75 £49.25
Median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £24.56
% change year-on-year -46.67% +52.69% +29.26%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
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 GDPR within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2020. 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 +14 3 £500 - 5
Bracknell +19 2 - -
Windsor - 1 £293 -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) Legal
4 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

GDPR
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 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Officer
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR Officer
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
1 1 (14.29%) IT Security Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Operational Security Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Security Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
1 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (14.29%) JSP 440
2 1 (14.29%) NIST
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe