Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 September 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 Protection
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 82 89
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 44 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.48% 1.64% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 1.89% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 6
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £405 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +54.29% -25.00%
10th Percentile £208 £290 £233
90th Percentile £538 £475 £463
Scotland median daily rate £375 £408 £355
% change year-on-year -7.98% +14.79% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - £12.25

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,569 1,217 1,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.59% 86.87% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 897 642 616
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £259 £263 £219
90th Percentile £538 £500 £460
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 16
Glasgow median hourly rate £18.25 £22.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +57.14% -55.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.18 £33.45 £44.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -19.23% +54.76%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Glasgow

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Glasgow

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Glasgow

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) GDPR
4 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) SQL
5 14 (31.82%) Oracle
5 14 (31.82%) Windows
5 14 (31.82%) Cryptography
5 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
6 13 (29.55%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (29.55%) Hadoop
6 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
6 13 (29.55%) Ruby
6 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) Linux
6 13 (29.55%) Python
6 13 (29.55%) Perl
6 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
6 13 (29.55%) Sybase
7 12 (27.27%) CISSP
7 12 (27.27%) Symantec
7 12 (27.27%) McAfee
7 12 (27.27%) DRM
7 12 (27.27%) CISM
7 12 (27.27%) Neo4j
7 12 (27.27%) Hortonworks
7 12 (27.27%) Cloudera
7 12 (27.27%) GitHub
7 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 12 (27.27%) Go

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) DHCP
1 1 (2.27%) DNS
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) VLAN
1 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 13 (29.55%) Hadoop
2 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
3 12 (27.27%) ArangoDB
3 12 (27.27%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Big Data
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Data Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) GDPR Officer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Big Data Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Cyber Intelligence Manager
8 1 (2.27%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) WSDL
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (2.27%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Cryptography
3 13 (29.55%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
4 12 (27.27%) Data Encryption
4 12 (27.27%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (27.27%) DRM
4 12 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 12 (27.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (22.73%) Project Management
6 10 (22.73%) Security Operations
7 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.64%) DevOps
8 6 (13.64%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.36%) Migration
9 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
10 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 13 (29.55%) Bash Shell
2 13 (29.55%) Perl
2 13 (29.55%) Python
2 13 (29.55%) Ruby
3 12 (27.27%) Go
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CISM
1 12 (27.27%) CISSP
2 5 (11.36%) PMP
3 4 (9.09%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.91%) GDPR
2 12 (27.27%) FINRA
3 7 (15.91%) PMO
4 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.82%) Oracle
3 13 (29.55%) Sybase
4 12 (27.27%) Cloudera
4 12 (27.27%) Hortonworks
4 12 (27.27%) McAfee
4 12 (27.27%) Symantec
4 12 (27.27%) Varonis
5 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) VMware