Period
to 21 February 2019

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 21 February 2019 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 77 79
Rank change year-on-year +33 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 71 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.72% 1.18% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 1.35% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 5 3
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +53.85%
10th Percentile £208 £171 £286
90th Percentile £538 £468 £420
Scotland median daily rate £375 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -3.23% +19.23% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £11.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £12.28

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 1,328 1,037 912
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 88.36% 87.44% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 830 613 472
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £260 £213
90th Percentile £550 £500 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 17
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.88 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.02% +14.29% -35.38%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.00 £9.70
90th Percentile £42.00 £36.00 £47.45
Scotland median hourly rate £23.56 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +12.20% +7.69% -35.00%

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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 2019, 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 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.76%) Finance
3 18 (25.35%) Windows
4 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
4 16 (22.54%) Project Management
5 15 (21.13%) SQL
6 13 (18.31%) IT Strategy
7 12 (16.90%) GDPR
7 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (16.90%) Python
8 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
8 11 (15.49%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
9 10 (14.08%) Migration
9 10 (14.08%) Perl
9 10 (14.08%) Linux
9 10 (14.08%) Cryptography
9 10 (14.08%) Hadoop
10 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
10 9 (12.68%) Ruby
10 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (12.68%) Oracle
10 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
10 9 (12.68%) Symantec
10 9 (12.68%) Data Loss Prevention
11 8 (11.27%) FINRA
11 8 (11.27%) Data Encryption
11 8 (11.27%) Security Operations
11 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.23%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Drupal
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) GitHub
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) DHCP
1 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) Internet
3 3 (4.23%) FTP
4 2 (2.82%) HTTP
4 2 (2.82%) LAN
4 2 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.41%) Firewall
5 1 (1.41%) MPLS
5 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
1 11 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.08%) Hadoop
3 8 (11.27%) ArangoDB
3 8 (11.27%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.23%) DB2
5 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.41%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.41%) Big Data
6 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.41%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.41%) Impala
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) gulp
2 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Law
3 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (21.13%) Analyst
2 11 (15.49%) Architect
3 10 (14.08%) Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Project Manager
5 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (5.63%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.23%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Programme Manager
9 3 (4.23%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Deployment Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.45%) Web Services
2 5 (7.04%) Middleware
3 4 (5.63%) HTML
4 3 (4.23%) .NET
4 3 (4.23%) CSS
4 3 (4.23%) jQuery
4 3 (4.23%) REST
4 3 (4.23%) SOAP
5 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.41%) Flask
6 1 (1.41%) MLlib
6 1 (1.41%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.41%) Nightwatchjs
6 1 (1.41%) Node.js
6 1 (1.41%) NumPy
6 1 (1.41%) Pyramid
6 1 (1.41%) React
6 1 (1.41%) Sass
6 1 (1.41%) scikit-learn
6 1 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.86%) Virtual Team
3 5 (7.04%) CMDB
3 5 (7.04%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.82%) AS400
5 2 (2.82%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) iSeries
5 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.41%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.82%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 13 (18.31%) IT Strategy
4 11 (15.49%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (14.08%) Cryptography
5 10 (14.08%) Migration
6 9 (12.68%) Business Analysis
6 9 (12.68%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (12.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
7 8 (11.27%) Data Encryption
7 8 (11.27%) DevOps
7 8 (11.27%) DRM
7 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (11.27%) PRINCE2
7 8 (11.27%) Security Operations
7 8 (11.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 7 (9.86%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.86%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.13%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) Python
3 10 (14.08%) Perl
4 9 (12.68%) Ruby
5 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
5 8 (11.27%) Go
6 5 (7.04%) Java
7 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.23%) RPG
7 3 (4.23%) RPG IV
7 3 (4.23%) RPG/400
7 3 (4.23%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) C#
8 1 (1.41%) C++
8 1 (1.41%) Clojure
8 1 (1.41%) R
8 1 (1.41%) Scala
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) CISM
1 8 (11.27%) CISSP
2 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) PMP
3 6 (8.45%) PMI Certification
4 5 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.41%) CCA
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.90%) GDPR
2 8 (11.27%) FINRA
3 6 (8.45%) SLA
4 4 (5.63%) PMO
5 2 (2.82%) QA
6 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) BitLocker
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) HDFS
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.41%) vSphere
2 1 (1.41%) XenApp
2 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) Terraform
2 2 (2.82%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
2 2 (2.82%) Jamf Pro
2 2 (2.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
2 9 (12.68%) Symantec
3 8 (11.27%) Cloudera
3 8 (11.27%) Hortonworks
3 8 (11.27%) McAfee
3 8 (11.27%) Sybase
3 8 (11.27%) Varonis
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
4 4 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.23%) OutSystems
6 2 (2.82%) Apple
6 2 (2.82%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.41%) Avaya
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) VMware