Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 116 95
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 17 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 0.57% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.68% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 10
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £485 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.37% -0.51% +18.18%
10th Percentile £384 £376 £216
90th Percentile £575 £538 £706
South East median daily rate £465 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +12.73% - -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £11.50 £23.14 £15.00
% change year-on-year -50.30% +54.27% -9.09%

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 1,410 1,902 1,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.13% 83.31% 85.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 915 788
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £419 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.52% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £230 £255 £263
90th Percentile £588 £538 £565
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 85 60
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.80% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.99 £10.00 £9.27
90th Percentile £47.63 £48.75 £38.80
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.04% +6.67% -21.05%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +26 11 £425 -18.27% 6
High Wycombe -1 3 £425 +54.55% 1
Marlow - 1 £485 - 3
Beaconsfield - 1 £550 -
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (23.53%) System Testing
3 4 (23.53%) ISMS
3 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) Akamai
3 4 (23.53%) F5
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) VBScript
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
3 4 (23.53%) Security Management
3 4 (23.53%) IIS
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) GDPR
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
4 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

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 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (23.53%) IIS
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (5.88%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) JRun
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Akamai
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 2 (11.76%) WinForms
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
2 3 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Robotics
4 1 (5.88%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) E-Commerce
1 5 (29.41%) Information Security
2 4 (23.53%) Change Management
2 4 (23.53%) Information Security Management
2 4 (23.53%) ISMS
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Security Management
2 4 (23.53%) System Testing
2 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Business Development
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
1 4 (23.53%) VBScript
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) CCIE
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CISM
2 1 (5.88%) CISMP
2 1 (5.88%) CISSP
2 1 (5.88%) ISACA
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) F5
2 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) GUPTA
4 1 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) IronPort
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Proofpoint
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy