Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 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
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 94 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 40 54 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.63% 1.79% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.12% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 39
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £341 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.53% -15.74% +22.73%
10th Percentile £221 £178 £150
90th Percentile £519 £534 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.35 £13.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.04% +23.81% -
10th Percentile £14.85 £13.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £15.84 £13.00 £10.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.04 £15.87
% change year-on-year +24.72% +13.67% -27.86%

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 2,062 2,552 2,623
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 84.06% 84.81% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,324 1,612 1,669
East Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £236 £213
90th Percentile £556 £560 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £436
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.21% +2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 101 85
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.23% -5.20%
10th Percentile £9.79 £10.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £35.25 £48.00 £38.75
England median hourly rate £23.94 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.25% -4.00% +8.70%

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 22 February 2019.

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 22 February 2019. 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
Derbyshire +29 18 £345 -15.85% 2
Northamptonshire -9 8 £494 +146.88% 3
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £519 +59.62% 5
Leicestershire +4 1 - - 4
Lincolnshire +1 1 £450 +38.46% 2
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) GDPR
3 11 (27.50%) Internet
4 10 (25.00%) Law
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
6 8 (20.00%) Finance
6 8 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
7 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.50%) Analytics
7 7 (17.50%) Server Patching
7 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (17.50%) DTS
8 6 (15.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
9 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
9 5 (12.50%) Oracle
9 5 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (10.00%) SQL
10 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 4 (10.00%) JIRA
10 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
10 4 (10.00%) DevOps
11 3 (7.50%) Decision-Making

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 3 (7.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) HFM
1 1 (2.50%) Maximo
1 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) Boomi
2 1 (2.50%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) DTS
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 2 (5.00%) DB2
5 2 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.00%) PowerCenter
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.50%) WinRunner
General
1 10 (25.00%) Law
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Economy
5 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (2.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) DBA
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) SQL DBA
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 4 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Administrator
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Release Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Informatica Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.50%) IDoc
3 1 (2.50%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
3 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.50%) SAP XI
3 1 (2.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.50%) Blog
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
1 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.50%) AIX
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Solaris
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) Analytics
2 7 (17.50%) Server Patching
2 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
3 6 (15.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (12.50%) ITIL
4 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (10.00%) DevOps
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) Decision-Making
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) GDPR
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.50%) Kibana
1 1 (2.50%) logstash
1 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Informatica
3 2 (5.00%) Netezza
3 2 (5.00%) Teradata
4 1 (2.50%) Cadence
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix
4 1 (2.50%) Cognos
4 1 (2.50%) CommVault
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) Sun
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas