The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 3 months to 23 June 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 Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 33 37
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire - 2.26% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.24% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £500 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +244.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £401 £368
% change year-on-year +2.18% +9.18%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.75 £15.77
% change year-on-year -18.37% +18.89%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 211 185 211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 79.62% 69.55% 67.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 120 124
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £12.00 £10.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +191.66% +11.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £11.84 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire citing Data Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Leicestershire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Leicestershire