The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Act (DPA)
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 1.06% 0.68% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £538 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £400
% change year-on-year +4.10% +14.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year +47.12% -51.66%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21 44 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 22.34% 29.73% 31.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 39
Median daily rate £381 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.27% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £11.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -38.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.89% +19.73%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Bradford

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Bradford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WF
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft