Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 18 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 138 99
Rank change year-on-year +46 -39 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.65% 1.06% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 1.25% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 13
North East median daily rate £475 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% +3.57% -49.09%
10th Percentile £325 £292 £238
90th Percentile £697 £413 £538
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
North East median hourly rate - £13.00 -
England median hourly rate £17.44 £15.00 £15.78
% change year-on-year +16.25% -4.91% +0.03%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1033 2321 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.26% 84.46% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 1606 1067
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £255
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 96 73
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +76.54% -16.08%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.03 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.83 £36.00 £29.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in the North East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in the North East

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Tyne and Wear +43 6 £475 +31.03% 1
Durham +1 1 - -
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North East region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
1 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) SMS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) EMC
3 1 (12.50%) CISSP
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) CommVault

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Risk Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) GDPR Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Site Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Information Governance
1 3 (37.50%) Information Security
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) PureDisk
1 1 (12.50%) Simpana
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) arcserve
1 1 (12.50%) Brocade
1 1 (12.50%) CA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) CommVault
1 1 (12.50%) EMC
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) NetApp
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec
1 1 (12.50%) ThinPrint