Period
to 14 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 6 months to 14 December 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 65 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.69% 0.15% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Swindon median daily rate £308 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.43% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £315 £525 -
% change year-on-year -40.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 211 205 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 29.10% 31.16% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 147 193
Swindon median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £304 £175 £218
90th Percentile £565 £575 £558
Wiltshire median daily rate £438 £383 £375
% change year-on-year +14.38% +2.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 19
Swindon median hourly rate £18.75 - £16.50
10th Percentile £17.50 - £11.10
90th Percentile £28.23 - £42.20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.75 £11.72 £20.00
% change year-on-year +162.37% -41.40% -27.93%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Swindon

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (60.00%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Records Management
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (20.00%) PSD2

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 3 (60.00%) Head of Security
2 2 (40.00%) Information Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Records Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) GDPR
2 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) PSD2