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 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 86 75 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 -  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.099% 0.19% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £24.00 -
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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 325 308 367
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.24% 29.53% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 150 152
Median daily rate £396 £364 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +8.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% -0.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £14.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 - 1 - -
Data Protection Act
South East

Data Protection Act
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) ERD
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) BCP

Data Protection Act
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) BCP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ERD
2 1 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (50.00%) ISMS
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) CISMP
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CRISC
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS