Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 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.

Data Protection
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 86 83
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 24 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.51% 1.38% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 1.69% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 3
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £419 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +46.93% -24.00%
10th Percentile £258 £268 £228
90th Percentile £600 £594 £361
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £409 £325
% change year-on-year +0.92% +25.77% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 - £33.55

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1292 1243 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.16% 81.67% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 806 641
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £231
90th Percentile £525 £550 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Birmingham

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Protection in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Birmingham

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Birmingham

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 12 (50.00%) GDPR
2 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (33.33%) Information Security
3 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) Legal
4 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (16.67%) Document Management
5 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
6 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
6 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (8.33%) Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) ETL

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) npm
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Data Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.50%) GDPR Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Data Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
2 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 8 (33.33%) Information Security
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
1 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Document Management
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Data Extraction
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) ES6
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) GDPR
2 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft