Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 23 January 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 69 -
Rank change year-on-year -21 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 23 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.47% 1.98% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.39% 13.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 0
Glasgow median daily rate £488 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.88% - -
Scotland median daily rate £450 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 202 171 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.92% 14.74% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 110 59
Glasgow median daily rate £388 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.86% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £168 £127
90th Percentile £620 £464 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.47% - +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £17.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.27% -54.62% +130.30%
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% -22.90%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Glasgow

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Glasgow

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) Data Protection
3 15 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
3 15 (65.22%) Oracle
3 15 (65.22%) CISSP
3 15 (65.22%) CISM
3 15 (65.22%) Finance
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) Sybase
4 14 (60.87%) Windows
4 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 14 (60.87%) Python
4 14 (60.87%) Perl
4 14 (60.87%) Symantec
4 14 (60.87%) McAfee
4 14 (60.87%) DRM
4 14 (60.87%) Varonis
4 14 (60.87%) Neo4j
4 14 (60.87%) Hadoop
4 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
4 14 (60.87%) Hortonworks
4 14 (60.87%) Cloudera
4 14 (60.87%) GitHub
4 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Ruby
4 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Cryptography
4 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering

GDPR
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:

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Relational Database
2 14 (60.87%) ArangoDB
2 14 (60.87%) Hadoop
2 14 (60.87%) Neo4j
2 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Big Data
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Data Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Protection Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) VBA Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
4 1 (4.35%) VBA Developer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Data Protection
2 15 (65.22%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (60.87%) Cryptography
3 14 (60.87%) Data Encryption
3 14 (60.87%) Data Loss Prevention
3 14 (60.87%) DRM
3 14 (60.87%) IT Strategy
3 14 (60.87%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
4 13 (56.52%) Security Operations
5 11 (47.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 10 (43.48%) DevOps
7 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
7 3 (13.04%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
9 1 (4.35%) Data Privacy
9 1 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) Bash Shell
2 14 (60.87%) Go
2 14 (60.87%) Perl
2 14 (60.87%) Python
2 14 (60.87%) Ruby
3 4 (17.39%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) CISM
1 15 (65.22%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) CISA
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (60.87%) FINRA
2 3 (13.04%) PMO
3 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
Systems Management
1 14 (60.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 14 (60.87%) Cloudera
2 14 (60.87%) Hortonworks
2 14 (60.87%) McAfee
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) Sybase
2 14 (60.87%) Symantec
2 14 (60.87%) Varonis