Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 July 2018 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 52 42
Rank change year-on-year -17 -10 +41
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 24 32 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.65% 2.56% 4.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 3.17% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 84
Reading median daily rate £425 £295 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.07% -22.06% +3.70%
10th Percentile £377 £198 £320
90th Percentile £625 £463 £479
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £325 £381
% change year-on-year +30.77% -14.70% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Reading median hourly rate - £52.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +400.00% -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £52.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year - +388.37% -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,249 1,008 1,489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.90% 80.64% 79.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 515 845
Reading median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £238 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 54 39
Reading median hourly rate £22.00 £17.49 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.79% -21.74% +3.71%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £53.13 £57.50 £56.52
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +46.67% -14.29% -20.45%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Reading over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Reading

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 17 (70.83%) GDPR
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Legal
3 6 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Information Security
4 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (16.67%) Content Management
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
5 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (12.50%) ISEB
6 3 (12.50%) Windows
6 3 (12.50%) Clustering
6 3 (12.50%) Law
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Office 365
6 3 (12.50%) IaaS
7 2 (8.33%) Social Media
7 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (8.33%) Information Management

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.50%) IaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (29.17%) Legal
2 3 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Business Analyst
1 5 (20.83%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) GDPR Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Officer
4 2 (8.33%) GDPR Officer
4 2 (8.33%) Migration Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Backup Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Project Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Blog
4 1 (4.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
1 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 6 (25.00%) Information Security
2 4 (16.67%) Content Management
2 4 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Decision-Making
3 2 (8.33%) Feasibility Study
3 2 (8.33%) Information Management
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
3 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (8.33%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISEB
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (70.83%) GDPR
2 5 (20.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (8.33%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) Juniper
3 1 (4.17%) Nokia