The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +41 -7  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 22 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.49% 0.65% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 0.78% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 2
Median daily rate £450 £500 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £316 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +1.86% +7.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.97% +14.14%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 528 771 846
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.68% 83.90% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 561 505
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 33
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.62% +44.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Cheshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Cheshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Cheshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 5 £450 - 2
Crewe - 2 £350 -
Chester +17 1 £425 +88.47%
Macclesfield - 1 £250 -
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 28 (77.78%) Finance
2 26 (72.22%) Banking
3 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 20 (55.56%) Java
5 18 (50.00%) Scrum
6 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
7 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (41.67%) Spring
9 14 (38.89%) Gradle
10 13 (36.11%) jQuery
11 12 (33.33%) Ajax
11 12 (33.33%) JSP
11 12 (33.33%) Servlets
11 12 (33.33%) SOAP
12 11 (30.56%) Struts
12 11 (30.56%) EJB
12 11 (30.56%) J2EE
12 11 (30.56%) JIRA
12 11 (30.56%) JSON
12 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
13 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
13 10 (27.78%) HTML
13 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (25.00%) IntelliJ
14 9 (25.00%) Web Services
15 8 (22.22%) Mobile Development
16 7 (19.44%) HTML5
16 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
16 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
16 7 (19.44%) Test Automation

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (11.11%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Drupal
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
Development Applications
1 22 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 14 (38.89%) Gradle
3 11 (30.56%) JIRA
4 9 (25.00%) IntelliJ
5 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.11%) Subversion
7 3 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 3 (8.33%) Xcode
8 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
8 2 (5.56%) JProfiler
8 2 (5.56%) JUnit
8 2 (5.56%) Maven
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (2.78%) ClearCase
9 1 (2.78%) Grunt
9 1 (2.78%) gulp
General
1 28 (77.78%) Finance
2 26 (72.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Drupal Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Project Assurance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) Spring
2 13 (36.11%) jQuery
3 12 (33.33%) Ajax
3 12 (33.33%) JSP
3 12 (33.33%) Servlets
3 12 (33.33%) SOAP
4 11 (30.56%) EJB
4 11 (30.56%) J2EE
4 11 (30.56%) JSON
4 11 (30.56%) Struts
5 10 (27.78%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) Web Services
7 7 (19.44%) HTML5
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) CSS3
9 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
9 5 (13.89%) REST
10 4 (11.11%) AngularJS
10 4 (11.11%) JPA
10 4 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.78%) AIX
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Scrum
2 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (30.56%) Waterfall
4 8 (22.22%) Mobile Development
5 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
5 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
6 5 (13.89%) TDD
7 4 (11.11%) Android Development
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) Cryptography
7 4 (11.11%) Secure Coding
8 3 (8.33%) Data Management
8 3 (8.33%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.56%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (55.56%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.89%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) C
4 4 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (8.33%) Apple Swift
5 3 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.78%) Groovy
6 1 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Perforce
2 3 (8.33%) Apple
2 3 (8.33%) Dell
2 3 (8.33%) McAfee
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Splunk
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec
2 3 (8.33%) Trustwave
3 1 (2.78%) Chordiant
Knutsford, Cheshire
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