The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 47 47
Rank change year-on-year +15 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.99% 1.15% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 1.38% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Median daily rate £83 £338 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.55% +48.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £401 £380
% change year-on-year +2.18% +5.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 272 362 348
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.44% 83.41% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 272 224
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.21 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.93% +45.68%  
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in South Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +20 12 £83 -80.86% 4
Data Protection
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 10 (52.63%) SLA
2 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (26.32%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Selenium
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (10.53%) Service Design
6 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Big Data
6 2 (10.53%) User Stories
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) Web Services

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) GitHub
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) FitNesse
2 2 (10.53%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Customer Service Advisor
4 4 (21.05%) Customer Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Customer Service Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Tester
7 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Developer in Test
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Apache CXF
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) REST
1 2 (10.53%) SOAP
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) Ember.js
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (5.26%) React
2 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (15.79%) BDD
1 3 (15.79%) DevOps
1 3 (15.79%) TDD
1 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
2 2 (10.53%) Build Automation
2 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
2 2 (10.53%) Service Design
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) User Stories
2 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (10.53%) QA
3 1 (5.26%) BS25999
3 1 (5.26%) GDPR
3 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) HP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Dell
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) NetApp
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec