Period
to 19 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Act (DPA)
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 177 180
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 9 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.36% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 1.07% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
East of England median daily rate £350 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £267 £413 £463
90th Percentile £453 £575 £533
England median daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -15.79% - +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East of England median hourly rate - - £11.75
England median hourly rate £18.04 £16.03 £15.00
% change year-on-year +12.57% +6.83% -33.33%

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,455 1,494 1,485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.97% 33.66% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 807 865 835
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £213
90th Percentile £588 £559 £566
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 126 138
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £23.18 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.70% +21.97% -40.72%
10th Percentile £12.89 £10.50 £12.18
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £22.54 £19.66 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.62% -6.38% +16.67%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Protection Act in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in the East of England

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
Hertfordshire - 4 £310 - 2
Suffolk - 2 £438 -
Essex +4 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire -1 1 £275 -37.14%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 4
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 of England region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) GDPR
3 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
3 4 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Information Management
6 1 (11.11%) Law
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
6 1 (11.11%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) ERP
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Replication
6 1 (11.11%) Multimedia

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (44.44%) Information Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Customer-Centricity
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft