Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 22 May 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.

Data Protection
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 153 178
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25 +60
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 86 77 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.24% 1.26% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.44% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 61 40
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.37% -20.24%
10th Percentile £365 £373 £263
90th Percentile £728 £694 £539
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £22.50 - £12.50
10th Percentile £20.85 - £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 - £13.75
Central London median hourly rate £22.50 - £12.50

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,050 5,342 5,680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.49% 87.23% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,784 4,127 4,554
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £305
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £464
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.39% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 42 59
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.59% -2.00% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.94 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.98 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.75 £16.96 £20.50
% change year-on-year +16.45% -17.27% +0.27%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in the City of London

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Protection in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 City of London region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 60 (69.77%) GDPR
2 38 (44.19%) Finance
3 20 (23.26%) Information Security
4 18 (20.93%) Legal
5 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (18.60%) Banking
6 15 (17.44%) Project Management
7 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (12.79%) Law
8 11 (12.79%) Data Privacy
9 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
9 10 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
10 9 (10.47%) CISSP
11 8 (9.30%) Linux
11 8 (9.30%) Retail
11 8 (9.30%) CISM
11 8 (9.30%) Marketing
12 7 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (8.14%) Information Management
12 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (8.14%) CISA
12 7 (8.14%) Firewall
12 7 (8.14%) Risk Management
13 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
13 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
13 6 (6.98%) Unix

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 4 (4.65%) Jupyter
1 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.33%) Apache
2 2 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.16%) SAS
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) PaaS
4 2 (2.33%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.16%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (1.16%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Firewall
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) Intranet
3 2 (2.33%) Network Security
3 2 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.16%) NAS
4 1 (1.16%) SAN
4 1 (1.16%) SMS
4 1 (1.16%) SNMP
4 1 (1.16%) VPN
4 1 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.16%) QlikView
2 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.81%) JIRA
2 4 (4.65%) IntelliJ
2 4 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) Ant
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.16%) Gradle
4 1 (1.16%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.16%) Selenium
4 1 (1.16%) Subversion
General
1 38 (44.19%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Legal
3 16 (18.60%) Banking
4 11 (12.79%) Law
5 8 (9.30%) Marketing
5 8 (9.30%) Retail
6 5 (5.81%) Publishing
7 4 (4.65%) Advertising
7 4 (4.65%) Retail Banking
8 3 (3.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (2.33%) Investment Banking
10 1 (1.16%) Back Office
10 1 (1.16%) Billing
10 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (24.42%) Analyst
2 18 (20.93%) Business Analyst
3 12 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 10 (11.63%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 9 (10.47%) Data Manager
6 8 (9.30%) Architect
6 8 (9.30%) GDPR Project Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Consultant
8 5 (5.81%) Data Business Analyst
8 5 (5.81%) Data Protection Manager
8 5 (5.81%) Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Head of Information
8 5 (5.81%) Head of Information Security
8 5 (5.81%) Head of Security
8 5 (5.81%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.65%) Customer Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Customer Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Marketing Analyst
9 4 (4.65%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Anaconda
1 4 (4.65%) REST
2 3 (3.49%) OAuth
2 3 (3.49%) Web Services
3 2 (2.33%) SAML
3 2 (2.33%) Swagger
4 1 (1.16%) boto
4 1 (1.16%) JDBC
4 1 (1.16%) JSON
4 1 (1.16%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.16%) XML
4 1 (1.16%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.65%) Marketing Technology
3 4 (4.65%) User Experience
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Fintech
4 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (2.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.16%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.16%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Unix
3 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.33%) Windows
5 1 (1.16%) Solaris
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Information Security
2 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (17.44%) Project Management
4 11 (12.79%) Data Privacy
5 10 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
7 7 (8.14%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (8.14%) Information Management
7 7 (8.14%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (8.14%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity
9 5 (5.81%) Data Management
9 5 (5.81%) DevOps
9 5 (5.81%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (5.81%) Security Management
9 5 (5.81%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.81%) Java
2 4 (4.65%) Python
3 3 (3.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) CISSP
2 8 (9.30%) CISM
3 7 (8.14%) CISA
4 6 (6.98%) Degree
5 4 (4.65%) CRISC
6 3 (3.49%) ISEB
6 3 (3.49%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.33%) OCA
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.16%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.16%) CLAS
8 1 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.16%) MCP
8 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.16%) PMP
8 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (69.77%) GDPR
2 10 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (6.98%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (3.49%) HIPAA
6 2 (2.33%) COBIT
6 2 (2.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
6 2 (2.33%) QA
7 1 (1.16%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (1.16%) GCP
7 1 (1.16%) ISO 20022
7 1 (1.16%) MiFID
7 1 (1.16%) PMO
7 1 (1.16%) PSD2
7 1 (1.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) NFS
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (2.33%) CASB
1 2 (2.33%) PingFederate
1 2 (2.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.16%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.16%) Ansible
2 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.16%) HP ALM
2 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.16%) Puppet
2 1 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Apple
3 1 (1.16%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.16%) Charles River
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco
3 1 (1.16%) FactSet
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) Isilon
3 1 (1.16%) Lotus
3 1 (1.16%) NetApp
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.16%) Remedy
3 1 (1.16%) Sybase
3 1 (1.16%) Symantec
3 1 (1.16%) VMware