The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 June 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)
England > North West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 151 132
Rank change year-on-year +22 -19  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 9 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.35% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.08% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 15
North West median daily rate £550 £423 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.17% -2.87%  
10th Percentile £447 £190 £300
90th Percentile £575 £550 £855
England median daily rate £475 £475 £420
% change year-on-year - +13.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £16.00 - -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £14.63 £21.15
% change year-on-year +9.40% -30.83%  

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 931 1199 947
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.50% 31.90% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 903 699
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £211 £233 £227
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £468 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +6.73% +3.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 73 75
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.89% -9.37%  
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.05 £11.50
90th Percentile £65.00 £47.39 £41.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.14% +17.56%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in the North West

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in the North West

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in the North West over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection Act in the North West

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in the North West

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 4 £550 +137.83% 1
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 8 (53.33%) GDPR
3 4 (26.67%) Data Privacy
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) COBIT
4 3 (20.00%) CISA
4 3 (20.00%) CISM
4 3 (20.00%) CISSP
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) NHS
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 1 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.67%) HND
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (6.67%) SAS
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
2 3 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (13.33%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (26.67%) Data Privacy
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.67%) Line Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISA
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
2 1 (6.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) GDPR
2 3 (20.00%) COBIT
3 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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