Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 39 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +73
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 45 63 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.59% 4.29% 4.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 5.38% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 89
Reading median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £250 £357 £320
90th Percentile £491 £460 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £420
% change year-on-year -3.03% -1.79% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £14.00
Berkshire median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year - +15.38% +23.81%

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 1032 1171 1498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.36% 79.66% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 614 925
Reading median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 21 (46.67%) GDPR
2 18 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
3 17 (37.78%) Business Process Mapping
4 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
4 16 (35.56%) Risk Assessment
5 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (24.44%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (22.22%) Information Security
7 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (22.22%) Data Management
7 10 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
7 10 (22.22%) Data Mapping
8 9 (20.00%) SQL
9 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
10 7 (15.56%) ETL
10 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
11 6 (13.33%) Information Management
11 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
11 6 (13.33%) UML
12 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
13 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
13 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.89%) Data Security
13 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
13 4 (8.89%) Migration
13 4 (8.89%) Data Structures
14 3 (6.67%) Line Management
14 3 (6.67%) Finance
14 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (2.22%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
1 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Adabas
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) OLTP
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JMeter
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Trainer
5 5 (11.11%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Data Modeller
5 5 (11.11%) IT Trainer
6 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.44%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Training Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) jQuery
2 2 (4.44%) Kendo UI
2 2 (4.44%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (4.44%) RESTful
2 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 15 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
1 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Business Process Mapping
2 16 (35.56%) Business Analysis
2 16 (35.56%) Risk Assessment
3 11 (24.44%) GAP Analysis
4 10 (22.22%) Data Management
4 10 (22.22%) Data Mapping
4 10 (22.22%) Information Security
4 10 (22.22%) Requirements Engineering
5 8 (17.78%) Data Modelling
6 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) ETL
7 6 (13.33%) Information Management
7 6 (13.33%) UML
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
9 4 (8.89%) Data Security
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
9 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.67%) MVC
10 3 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) COBOL
4 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (2.22%) JCL
4 1 (2.22%) NATURAL
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (46.67%) GDPR
2 10 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (13.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) SCOM
1 2 (4.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) IBM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle