Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 6 months to 22 August 2019 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 115 125
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10 -26
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 19 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.28% 0.47% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 0.56% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £500 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +20.19% +4.00%
10th Percentile £406 £413 £380
90th Percentile £625 £745 £532
South East median daily rate £429 £450 £414
% change year-on-year -4.67% +8.76% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.93 £22.93 £20.26
% change year-on-year - +13.19% +28.62%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,305 1,620 1,844
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.00% 85.22% 83.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 879 847
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £440 £412 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.99% +2.88% -
10th Percentile £263 £235 £238
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 92 57
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £14.05 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.11% -9.35% +9.35%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.34 £10.30
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.75 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £31.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% +22.50% -11.11%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection
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 in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Buckinghamshire

Data Protection
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +32 14 £556 +1.14% 11
High Wycombe -6 1 £425 - 4
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
3 10 (52.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
3 10 (52.63%) Workshop Facilitation
3 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
3 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
4 9 (47.37%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) Decision-Making
6 5 (26.32%) GDPR
6 5 (26.32%) Public Sector
7 4 (21.05%) Finance
7 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
8 3 (15.79%) Case Management
8 3 (15.79%) Due Diligence
8 3 (15.79%) NIST
8 3 (15.79%) Scrum
8 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
9 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (10.53%) SAP
9 2 (10.53%) ITIL
10 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
10 1 (5.26%) CASB
10 1 (5.26%) Storage Management
10 1 (5.26%) Product Roadmap
10 1 (5.26%) Data Loss Prevention

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
General
1 5 (26.32%) Public Sector
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Business Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Application Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Business Analysis
2 10 (52.63%) PRINCE2
2 10 (52.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
2 10 (52.63%) Workshop Facilitation
3 9 (47.37%) Project Management
4 7 (36.84%) Decision-Making
5 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
6 3 (15.79%) Case Management
6 3 (15.79%) Due Diligence
6 3 (15.79%) Kanban
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.26%) Migration
8 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.26%) Statistics
8 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) GDPR
2 3 (15.79%) NIST
3 1 (5.26%) COBIT
3 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) CASB
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
2 1 (5.26%) Brocade
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Hitachi
2 1 (5.26%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) NetApp