Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 19 October 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 13 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.78% 2.52% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.95% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £390 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £405 £438
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £26.17 - -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 42 24 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.44% 10.08% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 36
Staffordshire median daily rate £390 £369 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +56.91% -39.35%
10th Percentile £294 £181 £154
90th Percentile £483 £475 £426
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.52 £11.18 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.73% -55.30% +25.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £16.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.49% -35.00% -20.48%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing GDPR as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Staffordshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Staffordshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Staffordshire

GDPR
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GDPR within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Tamworth +4 11 £390 +4.00% 3
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - - 1
GDPR
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for GDPR.

1 10 (76.92%) Retail
1 10 (76.92%) FMCG
2 9 (69.23%) Logistics
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Legal
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) e-Learning
5 3 (23.08%) Coaching
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (15.38%) Marketing
6 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
7 1 (7.69%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) CISMP
7 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
7 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity

GDPR
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Legal
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Marketing
5 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Process Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business IT Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Process Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Protection Manager
4 3 (23.08%) IT Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Compliance Officer
5 2 (15.38%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Data Compliance Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Data Compliance Officer
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Officer
5 2 (15.38%) GDPR Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Compliance Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) FMCG
2 3 (23.08%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Logistics
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 3 (23.08%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (7.69%) Data Privacy
6 1 (7.69%) Information Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISMP
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft