Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 135 -
Rank change year-on-year +42 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 78 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.98% 0.57% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.79% 4.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 0
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £540 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.59% - -
South East median daily rate £463 £500 -
% change year-on-year -7.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 494 487 706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.56% 12.71% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 232 363
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £409 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £248 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 30 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £17.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.75% +24.56% -33.87%
10th Percentile £16.29 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £49.25 £54.13 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £23.50 £18.00 £19.63
% change year-on-year +30.56% -8.28% -8.93%

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 May 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 20 May 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 +12 31 £425 -21.30% 5
Maidenhead - 9 £451 - 2
Bracknell +3 8 £475 +5.56% 1
Newbury - 4 £350 - 1
Slough - 2 - -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 40 (51.28%) Data Protection
2 16 (20.51%) Information Security
3 14 (17.95%) Legal
4 12 (15.38%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 12 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.82%) Data Mapping
7 8 (10.26%) Finance
7 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.97%) SDLC
8 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (8.97%) SQL
9 6 (7.69%) C#
9 6 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
9 6 (7.69%) Data Privacy
10 5 (6.41%) Information Governance
10 5 (6.41%) Marketing
10 5 (6.41%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (6.41%) Migration
10 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
10 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
11 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
11 4 (5.13%) Data Security
11 4 (5.13%) Python

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 5 (6.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
1 3 (3.85%) SMS
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
2 2 (2.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.28%) IPsec
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
3 1 (1.28%) MPLS
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
3 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.28%) GIS
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) Power BI
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.28%) Selenium
2 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (17.95%) Legal
2 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.85%) Law
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Billing
7 1 (1.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Analyst
2 11 (14.10%) Project Manager
3 10 (12.82%) Consultant
4 9 (11.54%) Architect
4 9 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.54%) Data Protection Officer
5 8 (10.26%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) GDPR Project Manager
7 5 (6.41%) Data Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Data Protection Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) GDPR Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Developer
8 4 (5.13%) GDPR Programme Manager
8 4 (5.13%) Security Architect
9 3 (3.85%) Data Protection Manager
9 3 (3.85%) DBA
9 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.85%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) OAuth
1 3 (3.85%) OAuth2
1 3 (3.85%) OpenID
1 3 (3.85%) Web Services
1 3 (3.85%) XACML
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.56%) Django
2 2 (2.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) PMI
3 2 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Robotics
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Data Protection
2 16 (20.51%) Information Security
3 12 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
3 12 (15.38%) Project Management
4 11 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.82%) Data Mapping
6 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.97%) SDLC
8 6 (7.69%) Data Privacy
8 6 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (6.41%) Information Governance
9 5 (6.41%) Migration
9 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.41%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (5.13%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (5.13%) Decision-Making
10 4 (5.13%) Functional Testing
10 4 (5.13%) Kanban
10 4 (5.13%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.13%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (5.13%) C++
3 4 (5.13%) Go
3 4 (5.13%) Java
3 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.13%) Python
3 4 (5.13%) Scala
4 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Degree
1 3 (3.85%) ISEB
2 2 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.28%) MCITP
3 1 (1.28%) MCPD
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.56%) PMO
3 2 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (1.28%) Cyber Essentials
Vendors
1 3 (3.85%) Ping Identity
1 3 (3.85%) Twobo
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) ServiceNow
2 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.28%) Cadence
3 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.28%) Juniper
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.28%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com