Period
to 18 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 18 February 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 80 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 19 52 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.22% 2.38% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 18.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £510
% change year-on-year +5.56% -11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year +194.12% - -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 190 280 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.16% 12.80% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 156 126
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.58% -11.18% +21.43%
10th Percentile £216 £124 £214
90th Percentile £582 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £429 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.89 £18.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.19% +63.64% -45.00%
10th Percentile £12.56 £11.93 £9.31
90th Percentile £43.90 £54.00 £40.10
South East median hourly rate £20.08 £25.93 £17.43
% change year-on-year -22.59% +48.78% -44.45%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Buckinghamshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Buckinghamshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Buckinghamshire

GDPR
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 GDPR within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 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 -4 16 £504 +11.94% 4
High Wycombe -4 3 £363 +31.82% 4
GDPR
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) GIAC
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) Business Development
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
2 4 (21.05%) OWASP
2 4 (21.05%) CISSP
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
2 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
2 4 (21.05%) Security Patching
2 4 (21.05%) CLAS
2 4 (21.05%) SANS
2 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) Nessus
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Smart Forms

GDPR
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 2 (10.53%) K2 blackpearl
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) JRun
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) GDPR Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (5.26%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (5.26%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Learning Management System
3 1 (5.26%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (21.05%) Business Development
2 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) OWASP
2 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
2 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
2 4 (21.05%) Security Patching
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
3 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.53%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (10.53%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CISSP
1 4 (21.05%) CLAS
1 4 (21.05%) GIAC
1 4 (21.05%) SANS
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) McAfee
2 2 (10.53%) Qualys
2 2 (10.53%) Rapid7
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) GUPTA
3 1 (5.26%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle