Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 126 143
Rank change year-on-year +41 +17 -49
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 53 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.34% 0.73% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 0.83% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 13
Leeds median daily rate £408 £360 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.19% -24.21% +18.75%
10th Percentile £235 £350 £303
90th Percentile £569 £475 £520
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £415 £388
% change year-on-year +1.20% +7.10% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.75 £9.50
% change year-on-year +14.90% +34.21% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1947 2282 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.04% 87.80% 87.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1542 1976
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £283 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 66
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.20 £8.94
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Leeds

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Leeds

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Leeds

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 30 (56.60%) GDPR
2 16 (30.19%) Data Protection Act
3 12 (22.64%) Project Management
4 10 (18.87%) Finance
5 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
6 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.21%) Information Governance
8 6 (11.32%) Windows
8 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (9.43%) PKI
9 5 (9.43%) Information Management
9 5 (9.43%) SIEM
9 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
10 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
10 4 (7.55%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (7.55%) Data Governance
10 4 (7.55%) Information Security
10 4 (7.55%) Freedom of Information Act
10 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (7.55%) Oracle
10 4 (7.55%) Law
10 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
11 3 (5.66%) Legal
11 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
11 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
11 3 (5.66%) CRM

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) SAN
1 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) MS Access
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) Power BI
2 1 (1.89%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Law
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Games
4 2 (3.77%) Local Government
4 2 (3.77%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) German Language
5 1 (1.89%) iGaming
5 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Project Manager
3 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) GDPR Project Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Security Consultant
6 5 (9.43%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Exchange Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Change Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Information Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Information Security Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) IT Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) IT Security Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (9.43%) PKI
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (7.55%) Freedom of Information Act
3 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.89%) Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
2 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
4 7 (13.21%) Information Governance
5 5 (9.43%) Information Management
5 5 (9.43%) SIEM
6 4 (7.55%) Data Governance
6 4 (7.55%) Information Security
7 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) Coaching
7 3 (5.66%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (5.66%) Data Management
7 3 (5.66%) Migration
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Project Governance
7 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.89%) VB
2 1 (1.89%) VBA
2 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) CISA
1 1 (1.89%) CISSP
1 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
1 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (56.60%) GDPR
2 6 (11.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
1 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco
3 1 (1.89%) Dell
3 1 (1.89%) HP
3 1 (1.89%) Intel
3 1 (1.89%) McAfee
3 1 (1.89%) Veeam
3 1 (1.89%) VMware