The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 3 months to 22 June 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 41 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.98% 1.09% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.32% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £365 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -11.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +1.25% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.20 - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.75 £15.77
% change year-on-year -18.37% +18.89%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 303 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 79.21% 82.79% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 189 266
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 18 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £19.25 £27.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Data Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Cambridge

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Cambridge

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Cambridge over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Cambridge

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Signage
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Photography
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Signage
1 1 (16.67%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE
1 1 (16.67%) CCIE Routing and Switching
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle