Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 101 178
Rank change year-on-year -15 +77 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 56 56 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.43% 1.45% 0.042%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.79% 12.10% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 2
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -30.77% -
10th Percentile £311 £275 £625
90th Percentile £675 £575 £675
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £650
% change year-on-year - -26.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £13.50 - -

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 519 463 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.23% 11.96% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 224 301
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £208 £239 £203
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.72% +0.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 36
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.71% +40.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £18.68 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.35 £28.72 £22.71
South East median hourly rate £22.40 £19.00 £17.44
% change year-on-year +17.89% +8.96% -0.36%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +5 29 £475 -12.04% 8
Newbury -4 6 £413 -
Bracknell -9 6 £450 +69.81%
Maidenhead -7 4 £481 -3.75%
Slough -8 1 - - 1
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 18 (32.14%) Data Protection
2 11 (19.64%) Information Security
3 10 (17.86%) Project Management
3 10 (17.86%) Data Privacy
4 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
4 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (10.71%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (8.93%) Information Governance
7 5 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) C#
7 5 (8.93%) SQL
7 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) Marketing
7 5 (8.93%) Retail
7 5 (8.93%) Legal
7 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
8 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.14%) Finance
8 4 (7.14%) Content Management
8 4 (7.14%) Internet
8 4 (7.14%) Big Data
8 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
8 4 (7.14%) SDLC
8 4 (7.14%) Decision-Making
9 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (5.36%) Microservices

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 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (3.57%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) IPsec
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) MPLS
3 1 (1.79%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) SMS
3 1 (1.79%) SSL
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Big Data
2 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Semantic Layer
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Selenium
1 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (8.93%) Legal
1 5 (8.93%) Marketing
1 5 (8.93%) Retail
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Architect
2 8 (14.29%) Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
4 3 (5.36%) Data Business Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) Data Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) Data Protection Officer
4 3 (5.36%) DBA
4 3 (5.36%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 3 (5.36%) GDPR Consultant
4 3 (5.36%) GDPR Project Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) GDPR Officer
5 2 (3.57%) GDPR Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) Scala Developer
5 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
5 2 (3.57%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
2 2 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) COM
3 1 (1.79%) LINQ
3 1 (1.79%) OAuth
3 1 (1.79%) OAuth2
3 1 (1.79%) OpenID
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Data Protection
2 11 (19.64%) Information Security
3 10 (17.86%) Data Privacy
3 10 (17.86%) Project Management
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.93%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (8.93%) Information Governance
5 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
6 4 (7.14%) Content Management
6 4 (7.14%) Decision-Making
6 4 (7.14%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Data Mapping
7 3 (5.36%) ERP
7 3 (5.36%) Migration
7 3 (5.36%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) C#
1 5 (8.93%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C++
2 3 (5.36%) Python
3 2 (3.57%) C
3 2 (3.57%) Go
3 2 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.57%) Scala
4 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) CISA
1 2 (3.57%) CISM
1 2 (3.57%) CISSP
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) ISEB
1 2 (3.57%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
1 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PMP
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.57%) PMO
3 2 (3.57%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Sitecore
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.79%) Cadence
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Juniper
3 1 (1.79%) Ping Identity
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.79%) Teradata
3 1 (1.79%) Twobo