Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Protection Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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/Privacy Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Protection Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.24% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £525 - -
Scotland median daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,608 1,281 1,133
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.89% 96.10% 94.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 666 624
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £246 £250 £213
90th Percentile £538 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £385 £360
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% -0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 24
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £13.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +46.09% -39.82%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.40 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.10 £41.05 £42.18
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £15.82
% change year-on-year -19.54% +37.53% -20.93%

Data Protection Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Data Protection Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring Data Protection Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) DRM
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 4 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 4 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Go
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Varonis
1 4 (100.00%) ArangoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations

Data Protection Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) ArangoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Data Encryption
1 4 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) DRM
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (100.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Go
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISM
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) FINRA
1 4 (100.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 4 (100.00%) Hortonworks
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Varonis