Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 101 67
Rank change year-on-year +17 -34 +73
Contract jobs citing GDPR 12 26 88
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.83% 1.14% 2.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.82% 11.16% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 72
Median daily rate £401 £380 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% -8.43% -12.63%
10th Percentile £392 £325 £301
90th Percentile £412 £550 £548
England median daily rate £483 £488 £460
% change year-on-year -1.03% +5.98% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.27
% change year-on-year +20.69% +58.73% -

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 176 233 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.21% 10.19% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 136 251
Median daily rate £350 £355 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.41% -13.94% +10.00%
10th Percentile £91 £176 £256
90th Percentile £550 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 12
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.68 £14.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.45% -14.88% -25.55%
10th Percentile £9.36 £9.58 £11.38
90th Percentile £22.07 £14.48 £40.45
Median hourly rate £25.68 £21.88 £22.00
% change year-on-year +17.37% -0.55% +7.32%

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
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 3 April 2020. 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 +6 7 £401 -7.49% 1
Derbyshire +1 4 - - 1
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 4 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) NIST
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Law
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) FedRAMP
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Office 365
5 1 (8.33%) QA
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery

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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 4 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Data Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Lead Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Enterprise Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 4 (33.33%) Data Strategy
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security Management
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) Project Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (33.33%) NIST
2 1 (8.33%) FedRAMP
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory