Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 95
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - - 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Glasgow median daily rate - - £293
Scotland median daily rate £165 £161 £293
% change year-on-year +2.48% -44.96% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Glasgow with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 430 377 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.26% 33.93% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 193 267
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £360 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -3.57%
10th Percentile £255 £189 £188
90th Percentile £475 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £26.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +6.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £10.15 £17.63 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.40 £45.13 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Glasgow

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Glasgow