The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.92% 0.35% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +1.25% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 289 223 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 88.65% 77.43% 82.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 169 211
Median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 11
Median hourly rate £16.28 £19.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.04% +26.61%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £19.35
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Cardiff

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 14 (70.00%) SQL
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Docker
3 11 (55.00%) Web Development
4 10 (50.00%) Spring
4 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) RUP
4 10 (50.00%) Front End Development
4 10 (50.00%) Microservices
5 4 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (20.00%) Information Governance
6 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.00%) Information Security
6 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
6 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
6 3 (15.00%) ISMS
6 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) CISSP
7 2 (10.00%) NHS
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) Service Management

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (45.00%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Analyst
6 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (10.00%) Information Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Compliance Manager
8 1 (5.00%) ETL Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (5.00%) NHS Test Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
8 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) Ajax
2 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) Durandal
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) jQuery
2 2 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (10.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) React
2 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (10.00%) NHS
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Web Development
3 10 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 10 (50.00%) Microservices
3 10 (50.00%) RUP
4 4 (20.00%) Information Governance
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) ISMS
5 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (10.00%) CISA
2 2 (10.00%) CISM
2 2 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) CRISC
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.00%) COBIT
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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