Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 77 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +55
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.95% 0.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Oxford median daily rate £220 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.31% - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £303 £325 £425
% change year-on-year -6.92% -23.53% +43.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £15.77

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 643 619 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 87.36% 87.18% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 475 455
Oxford median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -0.62%
10th Percentile £320 £188 £229
90th Percentile £588 £538 £517
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 23
Oxford median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -55.56% +221.43%
10th Percentile £14.30 £13.59 £12.10
90th Percentile £77.50 £47.60 £55.60
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +57.89%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Oxford

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Oxford

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Oxford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) ISEB
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
2 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
5 1 (14.29%) Markit EDM
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Clusterpoint
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) SMS
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) C#

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Clusterpoint
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Compliance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (14.29%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Information Assurance
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) ISEB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB
1 5 (71.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland