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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 August 2022 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 of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 115 110 86
Rank change year-on-year -5 -24 +68
Contract jobs citing GDPR 21 21 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.84% 0.94% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.48% 7.02% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 15
10th Percentile £438 £265 £359
25th Percentile £468 £460 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £510 £514 £426
Median % change year-on-year -0.78% +20.80% -10.42%
75th Percentile £663 £538 £500
90th Percentile £688 £588 £615
England median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.48% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.53 £44.14 -
Median % change year-on-year +0.88% - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +30.00% -27.27% +10.35%

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 324 299 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.89% 13.33% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 179 109
10th Percentile £185 £157 £263
25th Percentile £313 £213 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £427 £370 £425
Median % change year-on-year +15.27% -12.94% -
75th Percentile £600 £492 £525
90th Percentile £688 £575 £618
England median daily rate £525 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +6.06% +4.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 15
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.58 £14.75
25th Percentile £12.69 £12.25 £21.33
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £31.00
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -51.61% +100.00%
75th Percentile £40.00 £19.05 £45.00
90th Percentile £64.25 £46.32 -
England median hourly rate £24.50 £20.19 £25.60
% change year-on-year +21.38% -21.14% +19.52%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing GDPR in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing GDPR in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for GDPR in the East of England

GDPR
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 GDPR within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Bedfordshire -14 9 £510 -0.78% 3
Cambridgeshire -11 5 £650 - 4
Hertfordshire 0 3 £650 +30.00% 4
Essex +9 2 - - 3
Suffolk - 2 - -
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, 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 of England region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 9 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 6 (28.57%) Project Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) Legal
4 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) Data Privacy
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
5 4 (19.05%) QA
5 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (19.05%) Agile
5 4 (19.05%) Data Science
6 3 (14.29%) Amazon SageMaker
6 3 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
6 3 (14.29%) Power Platform
6 3 (14.29%) Shiny
6 3 (14.29%) MLflow
6 3 (14.29%) Business Case
6 3 (14.29%) Looker
6 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
6 3 (14.29%) Data Lake
6 3 (14.29%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (14.29%) PMO
6 3 (14.29%) Data Pipeline
6 3 (14.29%) CI/CD
6 3 (14.29%) Risk Register

GDPR
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 3 (14.29%) Apache
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon SageMaker
1 3 (14.29%) AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Arrow
1 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Data Lake
1 3 (14.29%) Flink
1 3 (14.29%) Looker
1 3 (14.29%) OLTP
1 3 (14.29%) Power BI
1 3 (14.29%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MLflow
1 3 (14.29%) RStudio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Social Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Legal
3 3 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 2 (9.52%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Aviation
5 1 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (4.76%) Local Government
5 1 (4.76%) Organisational Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
5 1 (4.76%) Swedish Language
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Security Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) HR Advisor
5 1 (4.76%) HR Assistant
5 1 (4.76%) Information Officer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Django
1 3 (14.29%) Flask
1 3 (14.29%) Kafka
1 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (14.29%) Shiny
1 3 (14.29%) Spark Streaming
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) RESTful
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Hedge funds
3 2 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (9.52%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Biotechnology
4 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.76%) Life Science
4 1 (4.76%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 7 (33.33%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Project Delivery
3 5 (23.81%) Data Privacy
3 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Agile
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Data Science
5 3 (14.29%) AOP
5 3 (14.29%) Business Case
5 3 (14.29%) CI/CD
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Containerisation
5 3 (14.29%) Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Data Pipeline
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 3 (14.29%) Risk Register
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) R
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.76%) CRISC
2 1 (4.76%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (19.05%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 3 (14.29%) PMO
3 2 (9.52%) NIST
4 1 (4.76%) GxP
4 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
2 3 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) MapR
2 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.76%) Computacenter