Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Privacy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Privacy over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 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.

Data Privacy (including Information Privacy)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 123 125
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Data Privacy 4 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.43% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.50% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £538 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.44% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £514 £349 £416
90th Percentile £571 £594 £449
Scotland median daily rate £550 £450 £321
% change year-on-year +22.22% +40.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £40.00

Data Privacy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,636 2,381 1,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.63% 84.88% 85.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,352 1,388 1,138
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +2.63%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £553 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 23
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.25 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +21.88%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.20 £11.10
90th Percentile £44.01 £39.20 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £28.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% -4.02% +40.00%

Data Privacy
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Privacy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Privacy in Edinburgh

Data Privacy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Privacy in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Privacy in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Privacy 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Privacy.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) OLE
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Hudson
4 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (25.00%) Records Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Operations

Data Privacy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Hudson
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) OLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Records Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations