Period
to 23 September 2018

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 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 23 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.35% 0.58% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.47% 4.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 0
Glasgow median daily rate £488 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
Scotland median daily rate £400 £450 -
% change year-on-year -11.06% - -
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 243 182 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.25% 13.11% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 89 68
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £200 £186 £107
90th Percentile £556 £510 £458
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.50 £14.49 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.83% -44.27% +30.00%
10th Percentile £10.12 £13.15 £14.00
90th Percentile £18.60 £24.50 £46.40
Scotland median hourly rate £16.38 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -3.68% -32.00% -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 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 17 (73.91%) Data Protection
2 16 (69.57%) Finance
3 15 (65.22%) CISM
3 15 (65.22%) CISSP
4 14 (60.87%) Oracle
4 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (56.52%) Hortonworks
5 13 (56.52%) Cloudera
5 13 (56.52%) Hadoop
5 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
5 13 (56.52%) Terraform
5 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
5 13 (56.52%) Windows
5 13 (56.52%) Linux
5 13 (56.52%) SQL
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) Symantec
6 12 (52.17%) McAfee
6 12 (52.17%) DRM
6 12 (52.17%) Python
6 12 (52.17%) Perl
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
6 12 (52.17%) Sybase
6 12 (52.17%) Cryptography
6 12 (52.17%) ArangoDB
6 12 (52.17%) Varonis
6 12 (52.17%) Go
6 12 (52.17%) GitHub
6 12 (52.17%) Jenkins

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 (4.35%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.35%) SSL
2 1 (4.35%) VLAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) Hadoop
1 13 (56.52%) Relational Database
2 12 (52.17%) ArangoDB
2 12 (52.17%) Neo4j
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (4.35%) HBase
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.35%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Legal
3 2 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Data Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) GDPR Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) OAuth
1 1 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) NHS
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Linux
1 13 (56.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Data Protection
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (56.52%) Software Engineering
4 12 (52.17%) Cryptography
4 12 (52.17%) Data Encryption
4 12 (52.17%) Data Loss Prevention
4 12 (52.17%) DRM
4 12 (52.17%) IT Strategy
4 12 (52.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (43.48%) Security Operations
6 7 (30.43%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) Information Security
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Bash Shell
2 12 (52.17%) Go
2 12 (52.17%) Perl
2 12 (52.17%) Python
2 12 (52.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) CISM
1 15 (65.22%) CISSP
2 2 (8.70%) CASP
2 2 (8.70%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.35%) CISA
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) FINRA
2 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.70%) PMO
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) HDFS
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Terraform
2 1 (4.35%) Ambari
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (4.35%) Oozie
2 1 (4.35%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle
2 13 (56.52%) Cloudera
2 13 (56.52%) Hortonworks
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) McAfee
3 12 (52.17%) Sybase
3 12 (52.17%) Symantec
3 12 (52.17%) Varonis
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (4.35%) Juniper
4 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) VMware