The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Act (DPA)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 92 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 1 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.081% 0.24% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.74% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £475 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% -7.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £456 £420
% change year-on-year +4.10% +8.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £10.88 £21.82
% change year-on-year +47.12% -50.16%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 405 403 418
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 32.90% 32.37% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 262 210
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £249 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 17
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.04 £21.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Surrey

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Surrey 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
Woking - 1 £350 -
Data Protection Act
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared