Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 20 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 102 97
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 14 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.13% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.64% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Oxfordshire median daily rate £303 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.92% -23.53% +43.46%
10th Percentile £200 £276 £353
90th Percentile £549 £450 £463
South East median daily rate £415 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.61% -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £15.77
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £15.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +54.27% -4.90% +1.76%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1026 1090 1081
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 83.08% 86.99% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 783 791
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £230
90th Percentile £588 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 42
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -11.11% +55.17%
10th Percentile £13.67 £14.35 £12.57
90th Percentile £77.50 £44.15 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Oxfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Oxfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Oxfordshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Oxford +2 7 £220 -32.31% 1
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
2 5 (35.71%) ISEB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
2 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) GDPR
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Law
4 3 (21.43%) Legal
4 3 (21.43%) Data Security
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Office 365
5 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (7.14%) Clusterpoint
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (7.14%) Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (7.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Clusterpoint
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
1 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Information Officer
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (28.57%) Security Officer
1 4 (28.57%) Tester
2 2 (14.29%) Compliance Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Compliance Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (7.14%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (28.57%) Information Security
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) ISEB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB
1 5 (35.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com