Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 22 April 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 197 -
Rank change year-on-year +95 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 100 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.96% 0.15% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.87% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 60 7 0
South West median daily rate £425 £293 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.30% - -
England median daily rate £460 £500 -
% change year-on-year -8.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.27 - -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 630 689 860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.34% 13.06% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 448 564
South West median daily rate £413 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.48% -8.75%
10th Percentile £273 £204 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 49 70
South West median hourly rate £39.88 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.31% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £13.08 £11.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £50.88 £77.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.62
% change year-on-year +4.65% -8.96% +9.58%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in the South West

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GDPR in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in the South West

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in the South West over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in the South West

GDPR
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +34 38 £410 -5.75% 8
Wiltshire +22 21 £425 +99.76% 2
Somerset - 9 £550 - 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £270 - 4
Devon - 7 £338 -
Dorset - 5 £525 - 4
Cornwall - 2 - -
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 South West region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 36 (36.00%) Data Protection
2 32 (32.00%) Finance
3 21 (21.00%) Information Security
4 14 (14.00%) Information Management
4 14 (14.00%) Project Management
5 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (12.00%) Business Analysis
6 11 (11.00%) PCI DSS
7 10 (10.00%) CISSP
8 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.00%) Legal
8 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (9.00%) Data Privacy
8 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 8 (8.00%) CISM
9 8 (8.00%) Law
9 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
9 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.00%) ITIL
10 7 (7.00%) SQL
10 7 (7.00%) SAP
10 7 (7.00%) Programme Management
10 7 (7.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.00%) Records Management
11 6 (6.00%) SIEM
11 6 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (6.00%) Commercial Awareness
12 5 (5.00%) Decision-Making

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) SaaS
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) GitHub
4 1 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (1.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.00%) PaaS
4 1 (1.00%) Trello
4 1 (1.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.00%) Network Security
2 2 (2.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.00%) IPsec
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) MPLS
3 1 (1.00%) Skype
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
3 1 (1.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.00%) GitLab
3 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 32 (32.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Legal
3 8 (8.00%) Law
3 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.00%) Electronics
4 5 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
5 3 (3.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (38.00%) Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Business Analyst
3 24 (24.00%) Consultant
4 14 (14.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 12 (12.00%) Project Manager
6 9 (9.00%) Data Consultant
7 8 (8.00%) Data Protection Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Architect
8 6 (6.00%) Developer
8 6 (6.00%) GDPR Consultant
8 6 (6.00%) Information Manager
9 5 (5.00%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.00%) Risk Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) Data Protection Officer
10 4 (4.00%) GDPR Project Manager
10 4 (4.00%) IT Manager
10 4 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.00%) SIEM Consultant
11 3 (3.00%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.00%) Doctrine
2 1 (1.00%) LDAP
2 1 (1.00%) SAML
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (9.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.00%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.00%) PKI
5 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.00%) Unix
2 2 (2.00%) Linux
2 2 (2.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (36.00%) Data Protection
2 21 (21.00%) Information Security
3 14 (14.00%) Information Management
3 14 (14.00%) Project Management
4 12 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.00%) Data Privacy
5 9 (9.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (8.00%) ITIL
6 8 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.00%) Programme Management
7 7 (7.00%) Records Management
7 7 (7.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (6.00%) Commercial Awareness
8 6 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
8 6 (6.00%) SIEM
9 5 (5.00%) Analytics
9 5 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) C
3 1 (1.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.00%) CISSP
2 8 (8.00%) CISM
3 5 (5.00%) CRISC
3 5 (5.00%) Degree
3 5 (5.00%) ISEB
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.00%) CISMP
5 1 (1.00%) HND
5 1 (1.00%) OSCP
5 1 (1.00%) SANS
5 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.00%) COBIT
4 2 (2.00%) PMO
5 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.00%) QA
5 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Ansible
1 2 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.00%) FreeIPA
2 1 (1.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 7 (7.00%) SAP
2 4 (4.00%) HP
2 4 (4.00%) LogRhythm
2 4 (4.00%) Micro Focus
3 3 (3.00%) Capita
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) OneTrust
4 2 (2.00%) Siebel
4 2 (2.00%) Teradata
5 1 (1.00%) CA
5 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco
5 1 (1.00%) F5
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Zend