Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 6 months to 19 November 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.

Data Protection
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 112 128
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 30 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.56% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.67% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +24.14% -
10th Percentile £316 £307 £329
90th Percentile £538 £550 £386
Scotland median daily rate £400 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +11.18% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £12.25 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £11.03 -

Data Protection 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 2435 1792 2666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.23% 84.01% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1026 1379
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Edinburgh

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 14 (46.67%) GDPR
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (30.00%) Information Security
4 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (20.00%) Banking
5 6 (20.00%) Data Privacy
5 6 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (10.00%) CESG
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (6.67%) Records Management
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (6.67%) ES6
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Core
8 2 (6.67%) Angular 2
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.67%) Degree
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.67%) IaaS
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) LDAP
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.33%) Law
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) GDPR Project Manager
3 4 (13.33%) Security Advisor
3 4 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Information Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) UI Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Information Officer
6 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) .NET Core
1 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (6.67%) Angular 2
1 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (6.67%) LESS
1 2 (6.67%) OAuth2
1 2 (6.67%) React
1 2 (6.67%) Sass
1 2 (6.67%) SignalR
1 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) CESG
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Unix
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Information Security
1 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (20.00%) Data Privacy
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Information Assurance
5 2 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.67%) Use Case
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) ES6
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSD
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) GDPR
2 7 (23.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (6.67%) FATCA
4 2 (6.67%) QA
4 2 (6.67%) Solvency II
5 1 (3.33%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Google