Period
to 22 July 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 July 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 218 146 171
Rank change year-on-year -72 +25 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 62 157 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.72% 1.70% 1.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 15.33% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 120 72
Central London median daily rate £528 £494 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% -5.95% -
10th Percentile £435 £362 £425
90th Percentile £750 £625 £699
London median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -30.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 - -
London median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year -56.67% - -

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 806 1,024 1,081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 9.42% 11.08% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 757 815
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £314
90th Percentile £663 £675 £688
London median daily rate £500 £480 £495
% change year-on-year +4.17% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 15
Central London median hourly rate £19.50 £20.10 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.99% +36.27% -29.76%
10th Percentile £11.50 £13.76 £12.88
90th Percentile £71.76 £67.10 £20.40
London median hourly rate £21.18 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.28% +25.00% -6.98%

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 July 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 July 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 -52 46 £525 +5.00% 23
Southwark -32 5 £450 -5.26%
Camden - 1 - -
GDPR
London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) Finance
3 15 (24.19%) Analytics
4 14 (22.58%) Marketing
5 13 (20.97%) Data Protection
6 12 (19.35%) SQL
6 12 (19.35%) ETL
7 10 (16.13%) CRM
7 10 (16.13%) Banking
8 9 (14.52%) Information Security
8 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
8 9 (14.52%) Data Governance
9 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (12.90%) Marketo
9 8 (12.90%) Pardot
9 8 (12.90%) Marketing Automation
9 8 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (12.90%) Project Management
9 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 8 (12.90%) Windows
9 8 (12.90%) Scrum
9 8 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (12.90%) Lead Generation
9 8 (12.90%) Acceptance Criteria
10 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.29%) Big Data
11 6 (9.68%) Kafka
11 6 (9.68%) Solvency II
11 6 (9.68%) Hadoop

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 6 (9.68%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.84%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) Moodle
3 1 (1.61%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.61%) InVision
2 1 (1.61%) Marvel
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.61%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.23%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.61%) LAN
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) WAN
3 1 (1.61%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) Big Data
3 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 5 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.45%) Amazon QuickSight
5 4 (6.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.45%) Snowflake Schema
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.84%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.84%) Data Lake
6 3 (4.84%) QlikView
6 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.61%) HBase
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.61%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Balsamiq
1 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 14 (22.58%) Marketing
3 10 (16.13%) Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Legal
5 2 (3.23%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Consultant
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Marketing Automation Consultant
3 8 (12.90%) Marketing Consultant
4 7 (11.29%) CRM Consultant
5 6 (9.68%) Data Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Automation Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Architect
7 4 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) DBA
7 4 (6.45%) Information Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Python Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.84%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Information Security Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) Kafka
2 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) OAuth
4 2 (3.23%) OpenID
4 2 (3.23%) REST
4 2 (3.23%) SAML
4 2 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (1.61%) .NET
5 1 (1.61%) LAMP
5 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.45%) Clustering
1 4 (6.45%) Life Science
1 4 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (3.23%) e-Learning
2 2 (3.23%) FMCG
2 2 (3.23%) PKI
2 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.23%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.61%) Cybercrime
3 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.61%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (1.61%) Learning Management System
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) Analytics
3 13 (20.97%) Data Protection
4 12 (19.35%) ETL
5 10 (16.13%) CRM
6 9 (14.52%) Data Governance
6 9 (14.52%) Information Security
6 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
7 8 (12.90%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (12.90%) Lead Generation
7 8 (12.90%) Marketing Automation
7 8 (12.90%) Project Management
7 8 (12.90%) Scrum
8 7 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.06%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (8.06%) Data Science
9 5 (8.06%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.06%) Security Architecture
9 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.45%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.35%) SQL
2 6 (9.68%) Java
2 6 (9.68%) Python
3 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) CISSP
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) CISM
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (1.61%) CISA
4 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.61%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.68%) IFRS
2 6 (9.68%) Solvency II
3 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
4 3 (4.84%) NIST
5 2 (3.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (1.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (1.61%) MiFID
6 1 (1.61%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.61%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.61%) Docker
2 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Marketo
1 8 (12.90%) Pardot
1 8 (12.90%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (9.68%) Google
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) Tableau
5 3 (4.84%) Workday
6 2 (3.23%) hybris
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.61%) Adobe
7 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.61%) Informatica
7 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.61%) Talend
7 1 (1.61%) Teradata