Period
to 17 July 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 17 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 176 -
Rank change year-on-year +68 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 99 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.86% 0.44% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.28% 3.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 67 18 0
South West median daily rate £420 £443 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.08% - -
England median daily rate £450 £500 £685
% change year-on-year -10.00% -27.01% +52.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £28.04 -
England median hourly rate £28.71 £28.04 -
% change year-on-year +2.41% - -

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 608 730 787
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 11.45% 13.26% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 443 505
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.06%
10th Percentile £264 £200 £225
90th Percentile £575 £555 £579
England median daily rate £450 £450 £413
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 55
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -16.67% +12.75%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.90 £20.10
90th Percentile £53.25 £63.25 £54.50
England median hourly rate £24.25 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +27.63% -15.56% +5.52%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +32 40 £410 -4.65% 7
Somerset - 16 £415 - 3
Wiltshire +9 10 £425 -3.46% 2
Devon - 10 £363 - 1
Gloucestershire +13 8 £420 -20.00% 3
Dorset - 8 £453 - 17
Cornwall - 1 - -
GDPR
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 42 (42.42%) Data Protection
2 30 (30.30%) Finance
3 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (16.16%) Information Security
4 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (11.11%) Project Management
6 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.08%) GAP Analysis
7 8 (8.08%) Data Mapping
7 8 (8.08%) PCI DSS
8 7 (7.07%) Degree
8 7 (7.07%) Law
8 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
8 7 (7.07%) Programme Management
8 7 (7.07%) SQL
8 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (6.06%) SAP
9 6 (6.06%) Electronics
9 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
9 6 (6.06%) Data Security
9 6 (6.06%) Marketing
9 6 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (5.05%) SIEM
10 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (5.05%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (5.05%) SDLC
10 5 (5.05%) CISSP

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 2 (2.02%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (1.01%) GitHub
4 1 (1.01%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.01%) PaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.02%) Firewall
1 2 (2.02%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.02%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.02%) Network Security
1 2 (2.02%) SAN
2 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.01%) SSL
2 1 (1.01%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.01%) tcpdump
2 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.01%) GIS
4 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.03%) GitLab
3 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.02%) JIRA
General
1 30 (30.30%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Law
2 7 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.06%) Electronics
3 6 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.06%) Marketing
4 4 (4.04%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Retail
5 3 (3.03%) Legal
6 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (34.34%) Analyst
2 25 (25.25%) Business Analyst
3 24 (24.24%) Consultant
4 14 (14.14%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.10%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Data Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Data Protection Consultant
7 7 (7.07%) Developer
7 7 (7.07%) GDPR Consultant
8 6 (6.06%) Data Analyst
8 6 (6.06%) GDPR Project Manager
9 5 (5.05%) IT Manager
9 5 (5.05%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (5.05%) Security Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 4 (4.04%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (4.04%) SIEM Consultant
11 3 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (3.03%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) Web Services
1 2 (2.02%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.01%) Doctrine
2 1 (1.01%) LDAP
2 1 (1.01%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.05%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (5.05%) NHS
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.02%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.01%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.01%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.01%) PKI
5 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.02%) Linux
2 2 (2.02%) Unix
2 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) Data Protection
2 17 (17.17%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (16.16%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.16%) Information Security
4 11 (11.11%) Project Management
5 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 9 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (8.08%) Data Mapping
6 8 (8.08%) GAP Analysis
7 7 (7.07%) Programme Management
8 6 (6.06%) Data Security
8 6 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.05%) Decision-Making
9 5 (5.05%) SDLC
9 5 (5.05%) SIEM
10 4 (4.04%) Analytics
10 4 (4.04%) Business Process Mapping
10 4 (4.04%) Data Privacy
10 4 (4.04%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.04%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) SQL
2 2 (2.02%) C
2 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.01%) PHP
3 1 (1.01%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (7.07%) Degree
2 5 (5.05%) CISSP
3 4 (4.04%) CISM
4 3 (3.03%) ISEB
4 3 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.02%) CRISC
6 1 (1.01%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) CISA
6 1 (1.01%) HND
6 1 (1.01%) OSCP
6 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.01%) SANS
6 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.08%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.03%) PMO
4 2 (2.02%) COBIT
4 2 (2.02%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (1.01%) QA
5 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.04%) Docker
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.01%) IAG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.03%) Ansible
1 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.01%) FreeIPA
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (6.06%) SAP
2 4 (4.04%) LogRhythm
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.03%) Oracle
4 2 (2.02%) Cisco
4 2 (2.02%) Google
4 2 (2.02%) OneTrust
4 2 (2.02%) Siebel
4 2 (2.02%) Tableau
4 2 (2.02%) Teradata
5 1 (1.01%) CA
5 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.01%) F5
5 1 (1.01%) Zend