The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 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 28 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
Essex / Chelmsford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 14 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 10.00% 4.00% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 4.55% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £403 £380
% change year-on-year +1.24% +5.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £7.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.75 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.66% +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 Chelmsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Chelmsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 21 44 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 70.00% 88.00% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 44 232
Median daily rate £500 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Chelmsford

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) SSCP
2 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Data Security
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Local Government
2 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics 365

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chelmsford 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 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 3 (50.00%) IaaS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Skype
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Local Government
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) IT Security Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Data Security
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP