Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 581 -
Rank change year-on-year +437 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 915 35 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.94% 0.079% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.81% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 681 27 0
London median daily rate £500 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - -
England median daily rate £475 £500 -
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 - £11.75

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 6179 5046 5454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.09% 11.43% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4450 3530 3737
London median daily rate £485 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.01% +1.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £258
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 70 67
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £21.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -6.64% +14.16%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.14 £12.90
90th Percentile £57.50 £47.53 £68.50
England median hourly rate £21.01 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year -6.62% +2.27% +10.00%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in London

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GDPR in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in London

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in London

GDPR
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Central London +144 172 £525 - 21
West London +13 32 £475 +7.95% 7
South London - 27 £575 - 1
East London +3 9 £420 - 3
North London - 5 £438 -
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 London region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 418 (45.68%) Data Protection
2 277 (30.27%) Finance
3 199 (21.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 183 (20.00%) Information Security
5 161 (17.60%) Project Management
6 129 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
7 119 (13.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 115 (12.57%) Banking
9 100 (10.93%) Legal
10 88 (9.62%) Data Privacy
11 83 (9.07%) Business Analysis
12 76 (8.31%) GAP Analysis
13 75 (8.20%) Data Governance
14 69 (7.54%) Data Analysis
15 68 (7.43%) Data Protection Act
16 67 (7.32%) PCI DSS
17 66 (7.21%) Risk Management
18 59 (6.45%) PRINCE2
19 58 (6.34%) CISSP
19 58 (6.34%) Degree
20 57 (6.23%) Data Management
21 53 (5.79%) SQL
21 53 (5.79%) Marketing
21 53 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
22 52 (5.68%) Retail
23 47 (5.14%) Data Mapping
24 45 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
25 44 (4.81%) Investment Management
25 44 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
26 43 (4.70%) Data Security

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (1.09%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.98%) Confluence
3 7 (0.77%) SAS
4 5 (0.55%) IIS
5 4 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (0.44%) Drupal
5 4 (0.44%) WordPress
6 3 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.22%) Apache
7 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.11%) CMS
8 1 (0.11%) JBoss
8 1 (0.11%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.11%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.11%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (2.62%) MS Visio
3 22 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
4 18 (1.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.22%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (0.22%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.11%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.11%) Social Studio
4 1 (0.11%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 42 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.40%) Office 365
4 18 (1.97%) SaaS
5 9 (0.98%) IaaS
6 7 (0.77%) PaaS
7 6 (0.66%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.22%) Serverless
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.11%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.11%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.11%) Data Lake Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.86%) Firewall
2 12 (1.31%) Internet
3 10 (1.09%) WAN
4 9 (0.98%) LAN
5 7 (0.77%) Network Security
5 7 (0.77%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (0.77%) SSL
6 6 (0.66%) SAN
6 6 (0.66%) SSH
7 5 (0.55%) Kerberos
7 5 (0.55%) WLAN
8 4 (0.44%) MPLS
8 4 (0.44%) OSPF
8 4 (0.44%) VLAN
9 3 (0.33%) DMZ
9 3 (0.33%) SMS
9 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.22%) DHCP
10 2 (0.22%) DNS
10 2 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (2.19%) Big Data
3 12 (1.31%) QlikView
4 8 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (0.87%) Power BI
5 7 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 6 (0.66%) Geospatial Data
6 6 (0.66%) SQL Server
7 4 (0.44%) Apache Hive
7 4 (0.44%) Data Mart
7 4 (0.44%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.44%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.33%) DataStage
8 3 (0.33%) MySQL
8 3 (0.33%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.22%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.22%) HBase
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (1.42%) JIRA
2 4 (0.44%) ERwin
2 4 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.22%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (0.22%) ProC
4 2 (0.22%) Subversion
4 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.11%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.11%) Mocha
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.11%) Selenium
5 1 (0.11%) Vagrant
General
1 277 (30.27%) Finance
2 115 (12.57%) Banking
3 100 (10.93%) Legal
4 53 (5.79%) Marketing
5 52 (5.68%) Retail
6 37 (4.04%) Investment Banking
7 23 (2.51%) Retail Banking
8 20 (2.19%) Law
9 17 (1.86%) Advertising
10 15 (1.64%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.20%) Private Banking
12 9 (0.98%) Games
13 8 (0.87%) Front Office
14 7 (0.77%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.66%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.66%) French Language
15 6 (0.66%) Publishing
16 5 (0.55%) Back Office
16 5 (0.55%) Local Government
16 5 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 270 (29.51%) Analyst
2 228 (24.92%) Project Manager
3 194 (21.20%) Business Analyst
4 162 (17.70%) GDPR Project Manager
5 145 (15.85%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 100 (10.93%) Consultant
7 58 (6.34%) Architect
8 57 (6.23%) GDPR Consultant
9 55 (6.01%) Data Analyst
10 48 (5.25%) Programme Manager
11 38 (4.15%) Data Business Analyst
12 37 (4.04%) GDPR Programme Manager
13 36 (3.93%) Security Consultant
14 34 (3.72%) Banking Analyst
14 34 (3.72%) Security Manager
15 33 (3.61%) Security Analyst
16 25 (2.73%) Data Consultant
16 25 (2.73%) IT Manager
17 23 (2.51%) IT Project Manager
18 22 (2.40%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.09%) Web Services
2 7 (0.77%) OAuth
3 6 (0.66%) HTML
4 5 (0.55%) .NET
5 4 (0.44%) CSS
6 3 (0.33%) SAML
7 2 (0.22%) CNTK
7 2 (0.22%) Kafka
7 2 (0.22%) MXNet
7 2 (0.22%) Node.js
7 2 (0.22%) Spring
7 2 (0.22%) TensorFlow
7 2 (0.22%) Theano
7 2 (0.22%) Velocity
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.11%) Laravel
8 1 (0.11%) OAuth2
8 1 (0.11%) OpenID
8 1 (0.11%) React Native
8 1 (0.11%) RESTEasy
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.43%) Data Protection Act
2 53 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (3.83%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.64%) Virtual Team
5 14 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (1.31%) Computer Science
7 11 (1.20%) Fintech
7 11 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
7 11 (1.20%) PMI
8 8 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 8 (0.87%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.77%) FMCG
10 6 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
11 5 (0.55%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.55%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (0.44%) CESG
12 4 (0.44%) Private Cloud
12 4 (0.44%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.44%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 37 (4.04%) Windows
2 17 (1.86%) Linux
3 12 (1.31%) Unix
4 8 (0.87%) Windows 10
5 4 (0.44%) CentOS
5 4 (0.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.11%) AIX
7 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (45.68%) Data Protection
2 199 (21.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 183 (20.00%) Information Security
4 161 (17.60%) Project Management
5 129 (14.10%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (9.62%) Data Privacy
7 83 (9.07%) Business Analysis
8 76 (8.31%) GAP Analysis
9 75 (8.20%) Data Governance
10 69 (7.54%) Data Analysis
11 66 (7.21%) Risk Management
12 59 (6.45%) PRINCE2
13 57 (6.23%) Data Management
14 47 (5.14%) Data Mapping
15 45 (4.92%) Cybersecurity
16 44 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (4.81%) Investment Management
17 43 (4.70%) Data Security
18 42 (4.59%) Data Modelling
19 41 (4.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (5.79%) SQL
2 13 (1.42%) C
3 9 (0.98%) VBA
4 8 (0.87%) Java
5 7 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.66%) Python
7 5 (0.55%) Scala
8 3 (0.33%) PHP
9 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.22%) C#
9 2 (0.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.11%) C++
10 1 (0.11%) ES6
10 1 (0.11%) Go
10 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.11%) R
10 1 (0.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (6.34%) CISSP
1 58 (6.34%) Degree
2 41 (4.48%) CISM
3 35 (3.83%) CISA
4 25 (2.73%) PMP
5 23 (2.51%) Security Cleared
6 22 (2.40%) PMI Certification
7 20 (2.19%) ISEB
7 20 (2.19%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.09%) CRISC
8 10 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (0.66%) CEH
10 6 (0.66%) CISMP
10 6 (0.66%) EC-Council LPT
10 6 (0.66%) ECSA
10 6 (0.66%) SANS
11 5 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.55%) IISP
11 5 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (13.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 67 (7.32%) PCI DSS
3 37 (4.04%) PMO
4 33 (3.61%) Data Quality
5 26 (2.84%) MiFID
6 20 (2.19%) QA
7 17 (1.86%) Solvency II
8 13 (1.42%) IFRS
9 10 (1.09%) Cyber Essentials
10 9 (0.98%) COBIT
10 9 (0.98%) EMIR
10 9 (0.98%) IFRS 9
10 9 (0.98%) PSD2
11 8 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 7 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 5 (0.55%) FATCA
13 5 (0.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 5 (0.55%) NIST 800
14 4 (0.44%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.98%) Docker
3 6 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.44%) BitLocker
4 4 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (0.66%) Kubernetes
1 6 (0.66%) SCCM
1 6 (0.66%) Terraform
2 5 (0.55%) AirWatch
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (0.44%) SCOM
4 3 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.22%) Nessus
6 1 (0.11%) Ambari
6 1 (0.11%) Ansible
6 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Puppet
6 1 (0.11%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 36 (3.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (1.53%) Qualys
3 12 (1.31%) Tableau
4 11 (1.20%) Cisco
4 11 (1.20%) Oracle
4 11 (1.20%) SAP
4 11 (1.20%) VMware
5 10 (1.09%) CheckPoint
6 9 (0.98%) AlienVault
6 9 (0.98%) Palo Alto
6 9 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (0.77%) McAfee
7 7 (0.77%) Splunk
8 6 (0.66%) CyberArk
8 6 (0.66%) Juniper
9 5 (0.55%) CommVault
10 4 (0.44%) Adobe
10 4 (0.44%) EMC
10 4 (0.44%) IBM
10 4 (0.44%) NetApp