The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Act (DPA)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 118 119
Rank change year-on-year +17 +1  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.17% 0.050% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -15.15%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £400
% change year-on-year +4.10% +14.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year +47.12% -51.66%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 484 586 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 27.56% 29.49% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 355 376
Median daily rate £425 £380 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 35 39
Median hourly rate £38.75 £42.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.73% +180.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £15.70 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £57.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Protection Act in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Hampshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -6 1 £475 +35.71% 1
Southampton - 1 - -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware