Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

Data Protection
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 74 79
Rank change year-on-year -15 +5 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 12 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.76% 1.37% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.79% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 8
Hertfordshire median daily rate £330 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.63% -6.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £356
90th Percentile £367 £563 £575
East of England median daily rate £388 £388 £350
% change year-on-year - +10.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £11.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.61% +41.09% -47.43%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1265 1064 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 80.11% 76.77% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 616 615
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £213 £222 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £567
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 57 98
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £33.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.27% +59.50% +31.27%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.63 £9.70
90th Percentile £46.50 £53.75 £42.88
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Hertfordshire

Data Protection
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Watford -3 6 - -
Hatfield - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead -1 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 £350 -
Data Protection
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 4 (33.33%) GDPR
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Billing
3 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 2 (16.67%) iTrent
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (8.33%) RPG
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security

Data Protection
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) GDPR Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) GDPR Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) HR Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) HR Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) JDE Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technology Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) People Management
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ISMS
3 1 (8.33%) IT Audit
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec