Period
to 25 August 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 98 94
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 14 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.96% 1.27% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.57% 8.98% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 6
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £488 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% +9.86% -
10th Percentile £222 £336 £388
90th Percentile £473 £599 £486
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% -
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 213 256 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.60% 14.13% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 143 84
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +0.67% +14.62%
10th Percentile £256 £210 £155
90th Percentile £541 £556 £499
Scotland median daily rate £416 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +11.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 10
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.50 £13.50 £14.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.89% -4.39% +0.86%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.14 £12.70
90th Percentile £42.40 £23.55 £24.55
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 £16.38 £17.00
% change year-on-year +40.46% -3.68% -17.07%

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 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) NCSC
3 4 (28.57%) ISMS
3 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
5 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Azure
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
5 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Windows
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
1 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2017
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Risk Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Information Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Kali Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 4 (28.57%) ISMS
2 4 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Data Science
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
5 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) R
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (28.57%) NCSC
3 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (7.14%) HIPAA
3 1 (7.14%) NIST
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (7.14%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
1 1 (7.14%) Nmap
1 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Databricks
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Veeam