Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 147 -
Rank change year-on-year +67 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 96 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.43% 0.23% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.74% 1.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 59 8 0
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - -
South East median daily rate £450 £510 -
% change year-on-year -11.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £8.50 - -

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 541 468 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.68% 11.83% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 223 357
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +0.69%
10th Percentile £256 £221 £210
90th Percentile £573 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 38 24
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £16.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.50% -25.75% -10.21%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.00 £16.21
90th Percentile £55.00 £43.43 £50.13
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £17.43 £31.38
% change year-on-year +60.64% -44.45% +56.88%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +44 41 £400 -37.25% 2
Maidenhead - 12 £510 - 1
Bracknell +2 11 £280 -37.78% 2
Newbury - 4 £300 -
Slough - 2 £330 - 4
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 54 (56.25%) Data Protection
2 26 (27.08%) Information Security
2 26 (27.08%) Data Protection Act
3 22 (22.92%) Legal
3 22 (22.92%) Business Analysis
3 22 (22.92%) Data Management
4 21 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (20.83%) Business Process Mapping
6 19 (19.79%) Risk Assessment
7 18 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 18 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
8 17 (17.71%) Data Mapping
9 15 (15.63%) Project Management
10 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (13.54%) Requirements Engineering
12 11 (11.46%) SQL
13 9 (9.38%) CRM
14 8 (8.33%) Data Security
15 7 (7.29%) Finance
15 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
15 7 (7.29%) Data Modelling
15 7 (7.29%) Information Management
16 6 (6.25%) ETL
16 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
16 6 (6.25%) UML
16 6 (6.25%) SDLC
16 6 (6.25%) Data Quality
16 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
16 6 (6.25%) Information Governance
16 6 (6.25%) Customer Engagement

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 2 (2.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (6.25%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) SMS
2 1 (1.04%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.17%) Big Data
2 4 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) Power BI
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 22 (22.92%) Legal
2 7 (7.29%) Finance
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.04%) Local Government
5 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Analyst
2 23 (23.96%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.63%) Consultant
4 14 (14.58%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 12 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 10 (10.42%) Data Protection Officer
7 8 (8.33%) GDPR Project Manager
8 7 (7.29%) Data Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Architect
9 6 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Data Protection Consultant
9 6 (6.25%) Database Manager
9 6 (6.25%) Programme Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Data Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Data Modeller
10 5 (5.21%) Data Protection Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Developer
10 5 (5.21%) GDPR Consultant
10 5 (5.21%) Insight Manager
10 5 (5.21%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
1 2 (2.08%) Django
1 2 (2.08%) OAuth
1 2 (2.08%) OAuth2
1 2 (2.08%) OpenID
1 2 (2.08%) React
1 2 (2.08%) SailPoint
1 2 (2.08%) Web Services
1 2 (2.08%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.08%) Data Protection Act
2 21 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.04%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) PMI
5 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.04%) Windows
1 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.25%) Data Protection
2 26 (27.08%) Information Security
3 22 (22.92%) Business Analysis
3 22 (22.92%) Data Management
4 20 (20.83%) Business Process Mapping
5 19 (19.79%) Risk Assessment
6 18 (18.75%) GAP Analysis
7 17 (17.71%) Data Mapping
8 15 (15.63%) Project Management
9 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (13.54%) Requirements Engineering
11 9 (9.38%) CRM
12 8 (8.33%) Data Security
13 7 (7.29%) Data Modelling
13 7 (7.29%) Information Management
13 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
14 6 (6.25%) ETL
14 6 (6.25%) PRINCE2
14 6 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
14 6 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) C#
2 4 (4.17%) C++
2 4 (4.17%) Go
2 4 (4.17%) Java
2 4 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.17%) Python
2 4 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) CISM
1 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.08%) CEH
2 2 (2.08%) CISSP
2 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (1.04%) CCIE
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.04%) CRISC
3 1 (1.04%) Degree
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
3 1 (1.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.04%) MCITP
3 1 (1.04%) MCPD
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (1.04%) PMBOK
5 1 (1.04%) PMO
5 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) SCCM
1 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
2 2 (2.08%) CyberArk
2 2 (2.08%) Splunk
3 1 (1.04%) Avaya
3 1 (1.04%) Cognizant
3 1 (1.04%) Dell
3 1 (1.04%) Kaspersky
3 1 (1.04%) SolarWinds
3 1 (1.04%) Veeam