Period
to 17 August 2018

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 17 August 2018 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - 0.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Swindon median daily rate - £315 -
Wiltshire median daily rate - £315 -
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 247 207 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 35.64% 31.03% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 140 114
Swindon median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% -1.48%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £574
Wiltshire median daily rate £436 £450 £390
% change year-on-year -3.06% +15.38% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +22.08% +20.31%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.77 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +19.33% +11.11% +48.24%

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