Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 132 75
Rank change year-on-year +18 -57 +92
Contract jobs citing GDPR 55 40 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.44% 0.97% 2.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 7.68% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 58
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +15.63% -38.46%
10th Percentile £381 £275 £265
90th Percentile £890 £600 £531
South East median daily rate £500 £506 £425
% change year-on-year -1.23% +19.12% -34.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £11.50 £19.25 £8.50
% change year-on-year -40.26% +126.47% -

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 495 521 525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.95% 12.59% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 210 252
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £217 £185 £221
90th Percentile £578 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 16
Berkshire median hourly rate £77.50 £34.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.94% +44.68% +80.77%
10th Percentile £16.25 £22.85 £14.63
90th Percentile £85.48 £41.20 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £20.04 £23.50
% change year-on-year +124.58% -14.73% +4.44%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Berkshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Berkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor 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 20 November 2019. 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 -23 10 £394 -17.11% 15
Bracknell +26 5 £650 - 1
Maidenhead +15 5 £508 +0.25% 2
Newbury +1 3 £425 +1.49%
Slough -1 3 - -
Wokingham +5 1 £900 +92.00% 3
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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 20 (36.36%) Information Security
2 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
4 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
5 12 (21.82%) Azure
5 12 (21.82%) SIEM
6 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (20.00%) Project Delivery
6 11 (20.00%) CISSP
7 10 (18.18%) Data Integration
7 10 (18.18%) Network Security
8 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
8 9 (16.36%) Legal
8 9 (16.36%) Data Privacy
8 9 (16.36%) Identity Access Management
8 9 (16.36%) Security Architecture
8 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
9 8 (14.55%) Data Governance
9 8 (14.55%) Regulatory Compliance
9 8 (14.55%) Oracle
9 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
9 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (12.73%) Integration Testing
10 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
10 7 (12.73%) Internet
10 7 (12.73%) Firewall
10 7 (12.73%) NIST
10 7 (12.73%) AWS
10 7 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion

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 7 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.82%) Azure
2 7 (12.73%) AWS
3 6 (10.91%) IaaS
3 6 (10.91%) Office 365
3 6 (10.91%) OneDrive
3 6 (10.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Network Security
2 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) Internet
3 6 (10.91%) 3GPP
3 6 (10.91%) DNS
3 6 (10.91%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) MPLS
4 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (10.91%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Appium
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Selenium
1 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.36%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.64%) Law
5 1 (1.82%) Finance
5 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Architect
2 12 (21.82%) Security Architect
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Network Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.09%) Data Integration Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Integration Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
5 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Strategy Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Compliance Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Data Governance Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Governance Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Information Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (10.91%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
1 6 (10.91%) Data Structures
1 6 (10.91%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.64%) PKI
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.82%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Information Security
2 13 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (21.82%) SIEM
4 11 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (20.00%) Project Delivery
5 10 (18.18%) Data Integration
6 9 (16.36%) Data Privacy
6 9 (16.36%) Data Protection
6 9 (16.36%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (16.36%) Security Architecture
7 8 (14.55%) Data Governance
7 8 (14.55%) Regulatory Compliance
8 7 (12.73%) Integration Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Master Data Management
8 7 (12.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (10.91%) Architecture Governance
9 6 (10.91%) Data Architecture
9 6 (10.91%) DevOps
9 6 (10.91%) Information Management
9 6 (10.91%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Korn
1 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
1 6 (10.91%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) CISSP
2 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
3 8 (14.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) CCIE
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.91%) CISM
4 6 (10.91%) CRISC
4 6 (10.91%) Degree
4 6 (10.91%) HNC
5 3 (5.45%) ISEB
6 2 (3.64%) SSCP
6 2 (3.64%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.82%) CEH
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.64%) PCI DSS
2 8 (14.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (12.73%) NIST
4 6 (10.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (5.45%) GAMP
6 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
6 2 (3.64%) GxP
7 1 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (1.82%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (1.82%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.82%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco
3 1 (1.82%) Genesys
3 1 (1.82%) HP
3 1 (1.82%) IBM
3 1 (1.82%) Meraki
3 1 (1.82%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.82%) Nokia
3 1 (1.82%) Okta
3 1 (1.82%) Sparx
3 1 (1.82%) Sun