Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 25 November 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.

Data Protection
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 96 117
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 60 50 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.88% 1.52% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.85% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 35 12
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £450 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +60.71% -36.00%
10th Percentile £143 £224 £161
90th Percentile £475 £575 £400
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -53.33% -
England median hourly rate £17.38 £15.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +15.83% -4.90% +0.02%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2647 2698 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.93% 82.21% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1684 1707 1581
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £242 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 71 83
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%
10th Percentile £9.72 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £39.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the East Midlands

Data Protection
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in the East Midlands

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in the East Midlands

Data Protection
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 in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in the East Midlands

Data Protection
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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 +25 28 £296 -29.88% 2
Northamptonshire +1 26 £200 -55.56% 1
Leicestershire -2 5 £350 -30.00%
Derbyshire -4 2 £371 +48.50%
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 20 (33.33%) GDPR
2 19 (31.67%) Finance
3 16 (26.67%) ITIL
4 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.67%) Asset Management
5 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (21.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 13 (21.67%) Data Loss Prevention
5 13 (21.67%) Unified Communications
6 11 (18.33%) Information Governance
7 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.00%) CCNA
8 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (15.00%) Cisco
9 8 (13.33%) MCP
9 8 (13.33%) Automotive
9 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (11.67%) SQL
10 7 (11.67%) ERP
11 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
11 6 (10.00%) Web Services
11 6 (10.00%) Java
11 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (10.00%) Windows
11 6 (10.00%) Banking
11 6 (10.00%) PLM
11 6 (10.00%) Degree
11 6 (10.00%) Data Protection Act

Data Protection
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 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.67%) SMS
3 1 (1.67%) DHCP
3 1 (1.67%) DNS
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.33%) Big Data
2 2 (3.33%) MySQL
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) DTS
3 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.67%) Gradle
3 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.67%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Automotive
3 6 (10.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 7 (11.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Data Protection Officer
4 5 (8.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) GDPR Project Manager
4 5 (8.33%) IT Engineer
4 5 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Developer
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) GDPR Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) IT Support
6 3 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Information Governance Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 4 (6.67%) JPA
2 4 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (5.00%) Java EE
3 3 (5.00%) REST
3 3 (5.00%) SOAP
3 3 (5.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (3.33%) .NET
4 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.67%) FMCG
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) ITIL
2 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (21.67%) Asset Management
3 13 (21.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 13 (21.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 13 (21.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (18.33%) Information Governance
5 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.67%) ERP
7 6 (10.00%) ITIL V3
7 6 (10.00%) PLM
7 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Information Management
9 4 (6.67%) OO
9 4 (6.67%) TDD
10 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) Information Security
10 3 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CCNA
1 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.33%) MCP
3 6 (10.00%) Degree
4 3 (5.00%) CISM
5 2 (3.33%) CISA
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.67%) CISMP
6 1 (1.67%) CISSP
6 1 (1.67%) CNE
6 1 (1.67%) ISEB
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
6 1 (1.67%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) PMO
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) SCCM
1 2 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Cisco
3 4 (6.67%) Perforce
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle
5 2 (3.33%) Citrix
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.67%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.67%) LANDesk