Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 20 August 2018 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)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.84% 1.97% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 13.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Chester median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £336 £425 -
% change year-on-year -20.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.50 - -

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 Chester with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 20 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.40% 14.57% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 26
Chester median daily rate £344 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.16% +2.50% +9.44%
10th Percentile £295 £250 £260
90th Percentile £700 £488 £569
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £390 £400
% change year-on-year -10.26% -2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Chester median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.46% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £13.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +48.08% -50.00% +70.49%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Chester

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) PHP 7
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Terraform