The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South West / Dorset
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.06% 0.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.61% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £384
% change year-on-year +0.68% +4.23%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 85 184 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 90.43% 80.35% 84.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 114 113
Median daily rate £413 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 19
Median hourly rate £10.98 £42.13 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.93% +31.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.69 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Dorset

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Poole -1 1 £363 +72.61%
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

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

1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) CISA
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (81.82%) BitLocker
3 8 (72.73%) ISMS
3 8 (72.73%) Information Security Management
3 8 (72.73%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
5 5 (45.45%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
9 1 (9.09%) Computer Security

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 11 (100.00%) Analyst
1 11 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Information Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Information Security Management
3 8 (72.73%) ISMS
3 8 (72.73%) Security Management
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL V3
4 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
5 5 (45.45%) Regulatory Compliance
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Security
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CISSP
2 9 (81.82%) CISA
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
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