The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 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)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.39% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £416 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £420
% change year-on-year +4.10% +8.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.88 £21.82
% change year-on-year +47.12% -50.16%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 282 267 440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.33% 28.43% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 135 216
Median daily rate £375 £440 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 20
Median hourly rate £14.82 £10.24 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.74% -33.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £22.68 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £416 -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Contract Management
3 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) CISMP
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) ERD
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Contract Management
2 4 (80.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (80.00%) ITSM
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) ERD
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CISA
2 1 (20.00%) CISMP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS