Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 45 51
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 9 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.41% 2.52% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 3.09% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Merseyside median daily rate £250 £325 £828
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.08% -60.73% +120.67%
10th Percentile £225 £134 £346
90th Percentile £275 £548 £855
North West median daily rate £450 £416 £430
% change year-on-year +8.11% -3.20% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £15.00 -
North West median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.63% +6.92%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 533 517 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 83.54% 81.55% 73.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 312 281
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £263 £251 £210
90th Percentile £550 £519 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.18 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.94% -63.61% +187.03%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.70 £50.83
90th Percentile £25.21 £26.85 £52.50
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%

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 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 23 July 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
Liverpool -3 8 £250 -40.83% 5
Data Protection
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 7 (77.78%) GDPR
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Data Privacy
3 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
4 2 (22.22%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Law
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Case Management
5 1 (11.11%) PMO
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Validation

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Legal
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Law
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Data Quality Manager
5 1 (11.11%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Information Governance Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Quality Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Privacy
2 3 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Information Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) GDPR
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (11.11%) PMO