Period
to 23 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 142 137
Rank change year-on-year +12 -5 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 6 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.21% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.33% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Manchester median daily rate £550 £231 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +137.84% -22.92% -31.82%
North West median daily rate £550 £423 £435
% change year-on-year +30.18% -2.87% +12.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £16.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £16.00 - -

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

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 871 1199 912
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 31.11% 32.60% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 705 490
Manchester median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +4.09%
10th Percentile £171 £217 £213
90th Percentile £545 £525 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 32
Manchester median hourly rate £22.90 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.93% +7.41% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.27 £10.85 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.20 £31.98 £38.33
North West median hourly rate £27.92 £18.87 £16.00
% change year-on-year +47.93% +17.94% -

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection Act in Manchester

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) GDPR
3 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Quality Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft