Period
to 20 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Act (DPA)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 143 134
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 11 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.37% 0.063% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.34% 0.24% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
East Midlands median daily rate £321 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.15% -1.52% -4.35%
10th Percentile £267 £313 £270
90th Percentile £483 £338 £486
England median daily rate £400 £425 £475
% change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £10.50 -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.03 £16.50
% change year-on-year +24.80% -2.88% +3.13%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 820 839 924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.32% 26.58% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 538 559
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £221 £200 £213
90th Percentile £550 £550 £510
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 45
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £18.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.56% +17.19% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.73 £11.45
90th Percentile £46.00 £60.00 £29.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in the East Midlands

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £293 -
Northamptonshire +12 2 £320 -1.54% 1
Leicestershire - 2 £350 - 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 2 (18.18%) GDPR
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
1 6 (54.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DTS
1 1 (9.09%) EDRMS
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Lync Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Governance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) BPR
5 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management
5 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Server Patching
5 1 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft