Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 86 134
Rank change year-on-year -32 +48 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 54 81 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.30% 2.10% 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.84% 17.31% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 17
Berkshire median daily rate £560 £456 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.74% -15.51% -
10th Percentile £350 £313 £245
90th Percentile £808 £675 £603
South East median daily rate £475 £460 £500
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £31.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £34.50 - -

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 549 468 452
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.20% 12.16% 12.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 215 212
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £226
90th Percentile £596 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 26
Berkshire median hourly rate £77.50 £29.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +167.24% +63.38% +42.00%
10th Percentile £14.26 £16.91 £12.00
90th Percentile £87.50 £49.13 £55.63
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £23.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year +80.85% +25.33% -4.46%

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 June 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 18 June 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
Bracknell -3 17 £195 -58.95%
Maidenhead +7 9 - -
Newbury +6 9 £625 +56.25% 1
Reading -39 6 £560 +31.76% 2
Slough -2 4 £350 -
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 21 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (37.04%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (29.63%) Data Protection
4 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
5 12 (22.22%) Internet
5 12 (22.22%) Information Security
6 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
7 10 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (18.52%) CISSP
7 10 (18.52%) NIST
8 9 (16.67%) Government Security Classifications
8 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 8 (14.81%) Retail
9 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 8 (14.81%) Data Privacy
9 8 (14.81%) Analytics
10 7 (12.96%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (12.96%) Law
11 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.11%) Security Operations
11 6 (11.11%) Office 365
11 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.26%) OneDrive
12 5 (9.26%) CRISC
12 5 (9.26%) SANS
12 5 (9.26%) Information Management
12 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
12 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
12 5 (9.26%) OWASP
12 5 (9.26%) SIEM

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 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 5 (9.26%) OneDrive
3 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) SaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.56%) PaaS
5 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Internet
2 5 (9.26%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) Firewall
3 3 (5.56%) Network Security
4 2 (3.70%) 3GPP
5 1 (1.85%) FTP
5 1 (1.85%) HTTP
5 1 (1.85%) IPsec
5 1 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) MPLS
5 1 (1.85%) SMTP
5 1 (1.85%) SSL
5 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
1 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (14.81%) Retail
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Law
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 3 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Architect
3 9 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Security Administrator
4 7 (12.96%) Security Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 5 (9.26%) SharePoint Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Security Manager
6 4 (7.41%) Security Project Manager
6 4 (7.41%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Audit Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Digital Architect
7 3 (5.56%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) Middleware
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.85%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.85%) Blog
5 1 (1.85%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 1 (1.85%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (37.04%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (29.63%) Data Protection
4 12 (22.22%) Information Security
5 8 (14.81%) Analytics
5 8 (14.81%) Data Privacy
6 7 (12.96%) Identity Access Management
7 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (11.11%) Security Operations
8 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.26%) Information Management
8 5 (9.26%) OWASP
8 5 (9.26%) SIEM
9 4 (7.41%) Data Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) Data Governance
9 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.41%) Monetization
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) Security Architecture
9 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) Java
1 1 (1.85%) PHP
1 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Security Cleared
2 10 (18.52%) CISSP
3 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) CRISC
4 5 (9.26%) DV Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) SANS
5 4 (7.41%) CEH
5 4 (7.41%) GCIA
5 4 (7.41%) GCIH
5 4 (7.41%) GSEC
6 3 (5.56%) CISA
7 2 (3.70%) CCIE
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (18.52%) NIST
2 9 (16.67%) Government Security Classifications
3 3 (5.56%) COBIT
3 3 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 3 (5.56%) PCI DSS
4 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.85%) FedRAMP
5 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.85%) IBM
3 1 (1.85%) Okta
3 1 (1.85%) Qualys
3 1 (1.85%) Saba
3 1 (1.85%) Sonatype
3 1 (1.85%) Sun
3 1 (1.85%) Workday