Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 29 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.19% 1.71% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.95% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £425 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £413 -
% change year-on-year +12.12% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 43 28 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 15.69% 11.97% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 27
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.30% +37.50% -25.00%
10th Percentile £325 £190 £161
90th Percentile £500 £475 £417
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £359 £363
% change year-on-year +11.50% -1.03% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.52 - £31.25
10th Percentile £17.71 - £30.13
90th Percentile £19.33 - £33.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.97 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.87% -8.33% -34.78%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 3 £425 +3.03%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Leek - 1 £425 -
GDPR
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) CISMP
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (16.67%) Capita

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 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Compliance Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Compliance Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR Officer
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Information
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Security
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Compliance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Commercial Awareness
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISMP
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Capita
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft