Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 16 January 2018 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 55 46
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9 0
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 11 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.40% 0.70% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 0.89% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 12
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £328 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.50% -36.10% +54.72%
10th Percentile £318 £312 £475
90th Percentile £498 £344 £550
North West median daily rate £395 £385 £389
% change year-on-year +2.60% -0.96% -13.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £16.19 - £25.00

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 392 449 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 85.40% 78.91% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 290 308
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £174
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 10
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -62.96% +133.97%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.00 £12.70
90th Percentile £18.87 £27.85 £143.00
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.30 £30.52
% change year-on-year -6.86% -23.66% +64.97%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Merseyside over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Merseyside

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Liverpool +11 9 £375 +15.38% 1
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 9 (81.82%) GDPR
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
5 3 (27.27%) Data Privacy
6 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
7 1 (9.09%) Banking
7 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Data Security
7 1 (9.09%) Security Management
7 1 (9.09%) ISEB
7 1 (9.09%) Games
7 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Online Games
7 1 (9.09%) Degree
7 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

General
1 4 (36.36%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) GDPR Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Online Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Privacy
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Security Management
4 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) GDPR
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001