Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 93 104
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 +18
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 26 58 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.96% 1.82% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 2.16% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 34
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £329 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.63% -26.94% +60.71%
10th Percentile £213 £143 £283
90th Percentile £525 £483 £575
England median daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £13.00 -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year +29.50% +15.83% -4.91%

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 2,207 2,691 2,699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.77% 84.41% 83.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,441 1,708 1,713
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% -0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £249
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 104 69
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £15.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +8.57% -13.58%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.51 £8.76
90th Percentile £37.50 £49.95 £40.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.17% +4.55%

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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 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
Derbyshire +26 11 £365 -1.68% 5
Nottinghamshire -17 2 £525 +77.22% 3
Northamptonshire -34 1 £300 +50.00% 4
Lincolnshire - 1 £450 -
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 15 (57.69%) GDPR
2 11 (42.31%) Internet
2 11 (42.31%) Law
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (15.38%) DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.54%) NHS
6 3 (11.54%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
6 3 (11.54%) Test Planning

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 (7.69%) Confluence
1 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.85%) WinRunner
General
1 11 (42.31%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Automotive
4 1 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Economy
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
1 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Scrum Master
2 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Release Manager
3 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Security Advisor
3 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Integration Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) NHS
3 2 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.85%) PDA
4 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Analytics
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps
3 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
3 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) GDPR
2 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kibana
1 2 (7.69%) logstash
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) HP ALM
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Cadence
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) CommVault
3 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Ivanti
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee
3 1 (3.85%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.85%) Veritas