Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 4 December 2021 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.

General Data Protection Regulation EU 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 62 93
Rank change year-on-year -20 +31 +20
Contract jobs citing GDPR 22 7 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.41% 0.95% 1.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.09% 6.54% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 12
10th Percentile £305 " £287
25th Percentile £488 £525 £300
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £563 £550 £345
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% +59.42% -34.29%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £525
90th Percentile £813 " £536
England median daily rate £530 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +8.72% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 £27.76 £26.59
% change year-on-year -8.14% +4.40% +3.58%

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 242 107 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.53% 14.60% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 53 120
10th Percentile £106 £197 £155
25th Percentile £198 £313 £309
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £378 £381
Median % change year-on-year +5.82% -0.85% -10.29%
75th Percentile £494 £456 £488
90th Percentile £550 £520 £538
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 18
10th Percentile £8.97 £9.31 £10.58
25th Percentile £9.00 £10.51 £11.19
Median hourly rate £9.54 £14.00 £11.89
Median % change year-on-year -31.86% +17.75% -6.30%
75th Percentile £10.34 £47.50 £14.21
90th Percentile £12.14 " £16.30
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -8.70% +12.20% +1.26%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GDPR as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the East Midlands

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for GDPR in the East Midlands

GDPR
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for GDPR in the East Midlands

GDPR
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 GDPR within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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 -16 14 £575 - 7
Leicestershire - 3 £450 - 5
Derbyshire - 2 - - 5
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 17 (77.27%) Social Skills
2 15 (68.18%) Azure
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) PaaS
5 12 (54.55%) SaaS
5 12 (54.55%) High Availability
5 12 (54.55%) IaaS
5 12 (54.55%) Data Protection
5 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
5 12 (54.55%) SAP
5 12 (54.55%) SQL
5 12 (54.55%) Migration
6 11 (50.00%) Firewall
6 11 (50.00%) Wireless
6 11 (50.00%) Oracle
6 11 (50.00%) ITIL
6 11 (50.00%) Due Diligence
7 10 (45.45%) Storage Management
7 10 (45.45%) Decision-Making
7 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
7 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
7 10 (45.45%) Skype
7 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
7 10 (45.45%) Remediation Plan
7 10 (45.45%) SD-WAN
7 10 (45.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 10 (45.45%) Azure ExpressRoute

GDPR
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 10 (45.45%) JBoss
1 10 (45.45%) NetWeaver
1 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Azure
2 13 (59.09%) PaaS
3 12 (54.55%) IaaS
3 12 (54.55%) SaaS
4 10 (45.45%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 10 (45.45%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 10 (45.45%) Microsoft 365
5 2 (9.09%) Power Platform
6 1 (4.55%) AWS
6 1 (4.55%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (4.55%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
1 11 (50.00%) Wireless
2 10 (45.45%) DHCP
2 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 10 (45.45%) MPLS
2 10 (45.45%) PBX
2 10 (45.45%) SD-WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Skype
2 10 (45.45%) VoIP
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
2 10 (45.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) Azure SQL Database
2 10 (45.45%) DB2
2 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 10 (45.45%) SAP HANA
3 4 (18.18%) Big Data
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) Data Lake
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.09%) Power BI
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.55%) Spark SQL
General
1 17 (77.27%) Social Skills
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.55%) Influencing Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Architect
2 10 (45.45%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (40.91%) Designer
3 9 (40.91%) Solutions Designer
4 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Designer
4 8 (36.36%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 8 (36.36%) IT Architect
4 8 (36.36%) IT Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (13.64%) GDPR Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Azure Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Support
7 1 (4.55%) Network Technician
7 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) Middleware
1 10 (45.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) PKI
1 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) AIX
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
1 10 (45.45%) Unix
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
1 10 (45.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Data Protection
2 12 (54.55%) High Availability
2 12 (54.55%) Migration
3 11 (50.00%) Due Diligence
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) Business Analysis
4 10 (45.45%) Business Continuity
4 10 (45.45%) Decision-Making
4 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (45.45%) Identity Management
4 10 (45.45%) Microservices
4 10 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (45.45%) Remediation Plan
4 10 (45.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (45.45%) Service Management
4 10 (45.45%) Storage Management
4 10 (45.45%) TOGAF
5 8 (36.36%) Conflict Resolution
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) R
3 1 (4.55%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) PCI DSS
2 10 (45.45%) COBIT
3 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (9.09%) SOC 1
3 2 (9.09%) SOC 2
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 10 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 10 (45.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) SAP
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 10 (45.45%) Software AG
5 3 (13.64%) Databricks
6 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.55%) Refinitiv