Period
to 21 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 21 September 2019 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 101 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -9
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.073% 0.18% 0.071%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.68% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £90 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -76.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £90 £420 £488
% change year-on-year -78.57% -13.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 430 444 486
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 31.27% 27.14% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 262 239
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -4.46%
10th Percentile £223 £182 £165
90th Percentile £575 £588 £538
East of England median daily rate £434 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -3.61% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 24
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £31.50 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.21% +87.44% +5.03%
10th Percentile £11.00 £16.00 £11.60
90th Percentile £51.25 £51.00 £46.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.79% -19.15% +5.62%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Hertfordshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Hertfordshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £90 -
Data Protection Act
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ECDL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft