Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 65 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 38 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.76% 1.69% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 1.95% 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 24
Reading median daily rate £430 £413 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.24% +54.21% -29.33%
10th Percentile £229 £328 £198
90th Percentile £627 £625 £428
Berkshire median daily rate £446 £425 £305
% change year-on-year +5.00% +39.34% -23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Reading median hourly rate £40.75 - £52.50
10th Percentile £16.43 - £51.25
90th Percentile £66.48 - £53.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £40.75 - £52.50

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 1,194 1,179 1,014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.77% 86.56% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 720 514
Reading median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £231
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 46
Reading median hourly rate £47.50 £21.75 £17.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.39% +21.92% -18.32%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.31 £13.00
90th Percentile £83.90 £54.38 £57.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.16 £20.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.22% +34.43% -12.86%

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 25 June 2019.

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

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Reading over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Protection in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 18 (47.37%) Data Protection Act
2 17 (44.74%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.95%) Linux
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 10 (26.32%) Oracle
5 10 (26.32%) IaaS
6 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (23.68%) Unix
6 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
7 8 (21.05%) Middleware
7 8 (21.05%) Cisco
7 8 (21.05%) IBM
7 8 (21.05%) Citrix
7 8 (21.05%) AIX
7 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
7 8 (21.05%) Service Management
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (21.05%) Network Design
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
7 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (21.05%) XenApp
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
7 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (21.05%) Data Guard
7 8 (21.05%) SaaS

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 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) iPlanet
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle iSupplier
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (26.32%) IaaS
3 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (21.05%) PaaS
3 8 (21.05%) SaaS
4 4 (10.53%) Office 365
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (7.89%) BGP
3 3 (7.89%) OSPF
4 2 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) LAN
5 1 (2.63%) NAS
5 1 (2.63%) Skype
5 1 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.63%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (2.63%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (5.26%) Mocha
2 2 (5.26%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.63%) Grunt
3 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) Maven
3 1 (2.63%) Protractor
3 1 (2.63%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Consultant
1 8 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Developer
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Middleware Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Middleware Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.26%) IP Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Middleware
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 3 (7.89%) .NET Core
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (5.26%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (2.63%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) COM
5 1 (2.63%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) JDBC
5 1 (2.63%) JSP
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) Servlets
5 1 (2.63%) Struts
5 1 (2.63%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (21.05%) DataPower
3 7 (18.42%) Public Cloud
4 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Clustering
5 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.63%) Blog
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.63%) CMDB
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) Handset
6 1 (2.63%) RIA
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (23.68%) Unix
4 8 (21.05%) AIX
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
1 8 (21.05%) Network Design
1 8 (21.05%) Service Management
2 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
2 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
3 3 (7.89%) Architectural Design
3 3 (7.89%) DevOps
3 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
3 3 (7.89%) TDD
4 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.26%) Decision-Making
4 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
4 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Scrum
4 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.26%) Test Management
4 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) C#
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Java 8
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.63%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) CCSA
3 1 (2.63%) CCSE
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (21.05%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) Docker
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) Data Guard
2 2 (5.26%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.63%) Nessus
3 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
4 8 (21.05%) Cisco
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
4 8 (21.05%) IBM
5 7 (18.42%) Google
5 7 (18.42%) Juniper
6 3 (7.89%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.63%) BMC
8 1 (2.63%) Cypress Semiconductor
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.63%) Remedy
8 1 (2.63%) Sun
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) VMware