The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
London / Croydon
Rank 27 34 21
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.60% 1.10% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.21% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +0.12% +5.96%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £31.50 £12.68
% change year-on-year -47.61% +148.52%  

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 Croydon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 139 248 102
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 83.23% 90.84% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 214 85
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon 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 Croydon

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Croydon

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Croydon

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Manager
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Service Design
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft