The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South East / East Sussex
Rank 34 28 39
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.48% 4.10% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 5.19% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 3
Median daily rate - £334 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.47%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +0.68% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £31.50 £12.68
% change year-on-year -47.61% +148.52%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 175 231 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 83.33% 78.84% 87.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 164 144
Median daily rate £395 £342 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.49% -14.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Median hourly rate £11.00 £28.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.73% -15.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Data Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in East Sussex

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in East Sussex

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in East Sussex

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -10 1 - -
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (14.29%) GDPR
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) NHS

Data Protection
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Information Governance
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Privacy
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft