Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 71 59
Rank change year-on-year +7 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.73% 1.17% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.46% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 18
South Yorkshire median daily rate £83 £288 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.30% -10.16% -
10th Percentile £81 £193 £155
90th Percentile £256 £546 £408
Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +15.28% +2.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £15.72 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £13.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +6.85% +42.11% -15.56%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 684 959 805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.11% 80.12% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 651 579
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.94%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 48
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -10.15%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.18
90th Percentile £46.70 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.11% +2.12% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 17 November 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Sheffield +9 6 £83 -73.49% 1
Data Protection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Java

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 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Service Advisor
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (16.67%) DevOps
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP