The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 June 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 / Slough
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 23 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +9  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.71% 1.95% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 2.56% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £401 £380
% change year-on-year +2.18% +5.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.97% +14.14%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 114 117 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 80.85% 75.97% 85.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 142
Median daily rate £419 £413 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.51% +12.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -32.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £11.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Slough

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Network Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau