Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 22 March 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)
London > Central London
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 242 107 216
Rank change year-on-year -135 +109 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 47 224 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.53% 2.45% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.92% 20.90% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 172 32
Central London median daily rate £550 £505 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.91% -3.81% -
10th Percentile £363 £363 £463
90th Percentile £750 £674 £711
London median daily rate £525 £489 £525
% change year-on-year +7.42% -6.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Central London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year +60.00% - -

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 Central London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Central London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 794 1,072 920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 8.89% 11.71% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 776 685
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £296 £313 £309
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
London median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 10
Central London median hourly rate £22.25 £15.00 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.33% +2.21% -53.41%
10th Percentile £16.47 £15.00 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.39 £67.05 £59.40
London median hourly rate £22.00 £21.05 £24.17
% change year-on-year +4.51% -12.91% +7.42%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Central London

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Central London

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Central London over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Central London

GDPR
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Central London region over the 6 months to 22 March 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
City of London -106 39 £550 +7.32% 6
GDPR
London

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Central London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 22 (46.81%) Information Security
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.53%) Finance
4 11 (23.40%) Data Protection
5 10 (21.28%) CISSP
5 10 (21.28%) Marketing
5 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (21.28%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (19.15%) CRM
6 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
7 8 (17.02%) Analytics
7 8 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (17.02%) Marketo
7 8 (17.02%) Pardot
7 8 (17.02%) Marketing Automation
7 8 (17.02%) Lead Generation
7 8 (17.02%) CISM
7 8 (17.02%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) CISA
8 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
10 5 (10.64%) Data Privacy
10 5 (10.64%) Project Management
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
10 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (2.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Firewall
1 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (6.38%) Network Security
2 1 (2.13%) 4G
2 1 (2.13%) DHCP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.13%) SMTP
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.13%) GitLab
1 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) French Language
3 2 (4.26%) German Language
3 2 (4.26%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.13%) Front Office
4 1 (2.13%) Games
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Consultant
2 11 (23.40%) Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Marketing Automation Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) Marketing Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) CRM Consultant
4 7 (14.89%) Security Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Automation Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Information Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Information Security Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Automation Tester
7 3 (6.38%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Information Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Information Security Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) OAuth
2 2 (4.26%) OpenID
2 2 (4.26%) REST
2 2 (4.26%) SAML
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
3 1 (2.13%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.26%) Cybercrime
4 2 (4.26%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.26%) FMCG
4 2 (4.26%) PKI
4 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.26%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.13%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Information Security
2 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Data Protection
4 10 (21.28%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (19.15%) CRM
5 9 (19.15%) Test Automation
6 8 (17.02%) Analytics
6 8 (17.02%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (17.02%) Lead Generation
6 8 (17.02%) Marketing Automation
6 8 (17.02%) Scrum
7 5 (10.64%) Data Privacy
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 5 (10.64%) Security Architecture
8 4 (8.51%) Change Management
8 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (6.38%) Due Diligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) VBA
3 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Go
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) R
3 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) CISSP
2 8 (17.02%) CISM
3 7 (14.89%) CISA
4 3 (6.38%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) GIAC
6 1 (2.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.51%) HIPAA
2 4 (8.51%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.26%) IFRS
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 2 (4.26%) Solvency II
4 1 (2.13%) COBIT
4 1 (2.13%) FedRAMP
4 1 (2.13%) FISMA
4 1 (2.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Marketo
1 8 (17.02%) Pardot
2 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Google
4 2 (4.26%) hybris
4 2 (4.26%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Intel
5 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) Sophos
5 1 (2.13%) Temenos
5 1 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Workday