Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 81 81
Rank change year-on-year +31 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 64 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.75% 1.01% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 1.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 8 2
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +12.32% +1.47%
10th Percentile £196 £229 £274
90th Percentile £538 £475 £410
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year -6.31% +11.18% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 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 1,531 1,133 941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 89.74% 87.63% 84.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 608 496
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £257 £217
90th Percentile £538 £500 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 34 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.83% +57.38% -50.12%
10th Percentile £12.98 £10.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £39.99 £33.53 £42.73
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £24.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +2.08% +17.07% -2.38%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
4 24 (37.50%) SQL
4 24 (37.50%) Windows
5 22 (34.38%) GDPR
6 21 (32.81%) Cryptography
7 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
7 20 (31.25%) Oracle
7 20 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
7 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 19 (29.69%) Hadoop
8 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
8 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
8 19 (29.69%) Sybase
8 19 (29.69%) Perl
8 19 (29.69%) Linux
8 19 (29.69%) Python
8 19 (29.69%) Symantec
8 19 (29.69%) Ruby
9 18 (28.13%) CISM
9 18 (28.13%) McAfee
9 18 (28.13%) DRM
9 18 (28.13%) CISSP
9 18 (28.13%) Varonis
9 18 (28.13%) Go
9 18 (28.13%) Hortonworks
9 18 (28.13%) Cloudera
9 18 (28.13%) Neo4j
9 18 (28.13%) GitHub

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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (7.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) GitHub
2 2 (3.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DHCP
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) Relational Database
2 19 (29.69%) Hadoop
2 19 (29.69%) SQL Server
3 18 (28.13%) ArangoDB
3 18 (28.13%) Neo4j
4 3 (4.69%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
5 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Data Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
7 4 (6.25%) Data Protection Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.69%) RPG Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (1.56%) REST
2 1 (1.56%) SOAP
2 1 (1.56%) WSDL
2 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.56%) AS400
6 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.56%) iSeries
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 19 (29.69%) Linux
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (45.31%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Cryptography
3 20 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 18 (28.13%) Data Encryption
4 18 (28.13%) Data Loss Prevention
4 18 (28.13%) DRM
4 18 (28.13%) IT Strategy
4 18 (28.13%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 16 (25.00%) Security Operations
6 15 (23.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 12 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 12 (18.75%) Project Management
8 11 (17.19%) DevOps
9 8 (12.50%) Migration
10 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
10 7 (10.94%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (9.38%) ITIL
11 6 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) SQL
2 19 (29.69%) Bash Shell
2 19 (29.69%) Perl
2 19 (29.69%) Python
2 19 (29.69%) Ruby
3 18 (28.13%) Go
4 3 (4.69%) RPG
4 3 (4.69%) RPG IV
4 3 (4.69%) RPG/400
4 3 (4.69%) VB
5 1 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) CISM
1 18 (28.13%) CISSP
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) PMP
3 4 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (34.38%) GDPR
2 18 (28.13%) FINRA
3 8 (12.50%) PMO
4 3 (4.69%) SLA
5 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (28.13%) Terraform
2 1 (1.56%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (31.25%) Oracle
3 19 (29.69%) Sybase
3 19 (29.69%) Symantec
4 18 (28.13%) Cloudera
4 18 (28.13%) Hortonworks
4 18 (28.13%) McAfee
4 18 (28.13%) Varonis
5 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) Apple
7 1 (1.56%) Avaya