Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 12 December 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 42 50
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 2 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.43% 1.96% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 2.24% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 4
Devon median daily rate £475 £535 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +214.71% -38.18%
10th Percentile £430 £285 £135
90th Percentile £520 £600 £193
South West median daily rate £450 £381 £384
% change year-on-year +18.03% -0.65% +9.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £22.79 £26.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -12.35% -7.14% -

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 405 492 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.85% 87.86% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 281 250
Devon median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £184
90th Percentile £539 £563 £502
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 39
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £23.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +50.38% -36.23%
10th Percentile £9.42 £27.63 £10.90
90th Percentile £37.43 £47.50 £48.72
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year +24.24% -0.75% -15.29%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Devon

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Devon

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -3 2 £475 +40.74% 1
Data Protection
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Devon region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 2 (100.00%) Information Security

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security