The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 3 months to 30 April 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 Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.50% 2.92% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 3.57% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £600 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +20.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £379 £413
% change year-on-year +4.15% -8.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.30 £17.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -24.00% +17.84%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 112 228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 85.00% 81.75% 88.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 79 102
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £489 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Median hourly rate £27.31 £23.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.73% +37.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £35.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Bradford

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Bradford

Data Protection
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 in Bradford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Bradford

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Records Management
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
1 2 (66.67%) Data Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLAP
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet

Data Protection
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 (33.33%) Extranet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) OLAP
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) WF
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Records Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft