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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 54 41 65
Rank change year-on-year -13 +24  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 8 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.45% 2.21% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.84% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
Median daily rate £525 £333 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -37.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £31.50 £12.68
% change year-on-year -47.61% +148.52%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 437 388 574
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 79.02% 78.07% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 305 371
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Data Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Oxfordshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 3 months to 26 March 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
Oxford -3 6 £550 +52.77%
Data Protection
South East

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) GDPR
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) BPMN
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
5 3 (21.43%) IaaS
5 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (21.43%) Back Office
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Data Management

Data Protection
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Migration Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Technician
3 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Server Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML5
2 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.14%) Underscore.js
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) BPMN
2 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 4 (28.57%) Kanban
2 4 (28.57%) Process Improvement
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) MVVM
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) CBAP
3 1 (7.14%) IIBA
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) NetApp
2 4 (28.57%) VMware