The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Data Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 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.

Data Protection
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.22% - 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% - 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £125 - £388
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 - £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £413
% change year-on-year +3.94% -7.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.30 £14.75 £14.85
% change year-on-year -9.83% -0.67%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 266 266 294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 81.10% 78.01% 81.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 174 208
Median daily rate £425 £420 £447
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -5.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 11
Median hourly rate £55.00 £27.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +36.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon citing Data Protection as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Swindon

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Swindon

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Swindon over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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.

1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
2 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (50.00%) AppFabric
2 6 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
3 5 (41.67%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) GDPR
3 5 (41.67%) Sourcefire
3 5 (41.67%) Snort
3 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (33.33%) Information Management

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) EDRMS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Security Tester
1 3 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Information Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) AppFabric
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Defect Management
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Threat Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Information Management
3 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Records Management
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (41.67%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (25.00%) CISM
3 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Sourcefire
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £280 - £325 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago