The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 28 March 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)
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton - 2.07% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £253 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £325
% change year-on-year -2.70% +42.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +38.88% -54.43%  

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 Brighton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 41 50 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 28.87% 25.91% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 42
Median daily rate £313 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £420 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £39.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.79% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Brighton

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Brighton