Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 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)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 77 169
Rank change year-on-year -55 +92 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 43 98 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.00% 2.39% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.73% 18.60% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 60 6
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £213 £265 £369
90th Percentile £600 £531 £675
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £19.25 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year +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 556 527 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.95% 12.84% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 253 267
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £185 £250 £232
90th Percentile £575 £573 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 34
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £26.90 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.39% +93.87% -35.61%
10th Percentile £22.85 £14.45 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.50 £31.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £17.47
% change year-on-year -28.00% +43.14% -18.96%

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 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
Reading -20 20 £475 +18.75% 7
Slough -3 7 £356 -13.64% 1
Bracknell -23 5 - - 3
Maidenhead -1 3 £513 +2.50% 3
Newbury -6 3 £313 -37.50% 5
Wokingham - 2 £469 -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 9 (20.93%) Information Security
1 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
2 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (16.28%) Analytics
3 6 (13.95%) CISM
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (13.95%) CISSP
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
4 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (11.63%) Finance
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
4 5 (11.63%) Data Privacy
4 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (9.30%) Smart Meter
5 4 (9.30%) Data Governance
5 4 (9.30%) Change Control
5 4 (9.30%) Strategic Thinking
5 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
5 4 (9.30%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) Internet
5 4 (9.30%) SAP
5 4 (9.30%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Windows

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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Firewall
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) MVNO
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Big Data
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Semantic Layer
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) DbUnit
1 1 (2.33%) ER Studio
1 1 (2.33%) ERwin
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) jMock
1 1 (2.33%) JUnit
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
1 1 (2.33%) Mockito
1 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Architect
2 9 (20.93%) Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) Security Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) GDPR Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Data Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.30%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) SAP Security Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Security Manager
6 4 (9.30%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Online Project Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.65%) DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Spring
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (2.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.33%) PowerMock
2 1 (2.33%) RESTful
2 1 (2.33%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (9.30%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
3 1 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (2.33%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Data Protection
1 9 (20.93%) Information Security
2 7 (16.28%) Analytics
2 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) Data Privacy
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Change Control
5 4 (9.30%) Data Governance
5 4 (9.30%) Decision-Making
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (9.30%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.30%) Strategic Thinking
5 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
6 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.98%) Online Security
6 3 (6.98%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) Go
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Scala
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) CISM
1 6 (13.95%) CISSP
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) PMO
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) BitLocker
1 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Nessus
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) SAP
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco
2 1 (2.33%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) IDERA
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) NetWitness
2 1 (2.33%) VMware