Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 93 100
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +21
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 20 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 1.03% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.23% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 36
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% -5.67%
10th Percentile £415 £225 £300
90th Percentile £537 £699 £531
South East median daily rate £415 £413 £424
% change year-on-year +0.61% -2.60% -5.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £15.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +54.27% -4.90% +1.76%

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 1918 1467 2139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.69% 84.17% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 805 1127
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +8.15% +7.14%
10th Percentile £252 £235 £237
90th Percentile £538 £550 £506
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 59 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.58 £15.00 £16.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% -7.78% +25.12%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.31 £9.48
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.55
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.75% +51.71%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -20 15 £450 -25.00% 1
High Wycombe -10 1 £275 -8.33%
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 10 (50.00%) Data Privacy
1 10 (50.00%) GDPR
2 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (40.00%) Information Governance
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
5 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 5 (25.00%) Banking
5 5 (25.00%) Information Security
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) ISEB
5 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (20.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (20.00%) ISO 31000
6 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (20.00%) Contract Management
6 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Service Management
6 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (20.00%) Security Management
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 4 (20.00%) CRAMM

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) Protractor
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Compliance Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) GDPR Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) IT Governance Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Data Governance Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Data Governance Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Governance Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Project Governance Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Supplier Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Compliance Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Data Compliance Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Finance Manager
5 1 (5.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) Node.js
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 8 (40.00%) Information Governance
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Information Assurance
4 5 (25.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (20.00%) CRAMM
5 4 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) ISMS
5 4 (20.00%) IT Governance
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (20.00%) ITSM
5 4 (20.00%) Security Management
5 4 (20.00%) Service Management
5 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 5 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) GDPR
2 4 (20.00%) ISO 31000
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (10.00%) COBIT
4 1 (5.00%) Cyber Essentials