Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 6 months to 12 December 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.

Data Protection
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 86 133
Rank change year-on-year +12 +47 -28
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 14 7 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.46% 0.76% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 0.87% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 13
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £455 £488 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +39.29% -26.32%
10th Percentile £377 £331 £284
90th Percentile £536 £675 £425
North East median daily rate £455 £488 £350
% change year-on-year -6.67% +39.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £13.00
North East median hourly rate - - £13.00

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 860 802 1,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.68% 87.36% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 571 1,392
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71% -14.63%
10th Percentile £281 £238 £231
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 86
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.89 £18.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.51% -32.73% +41.03%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.80 £14.06
90th Percentile £46.10 £50.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £26.54
% change year-on-year -36.36% -17.10% +53.84%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 14 £455 -6.67% 4
Data Protection
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Kanban
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (28.57%) Confluence
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (21.43%) Release Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) User Experience
5 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (21.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Ruby
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
3 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 3 (21.43%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (21.43%) YAML
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) e-Health
3 1 (7.14%) LIMS
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) PACS
3 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) Kanban
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 3 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (21.43%) Release Automation
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) SOA
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) Perl
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) CISSP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) GCED
3 1 (7.14%) GCIA
3 1 (7.14%) GIAC
3 1 (7.14%) GSEC
3 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (21.43%) Ansible
2 3 (21.43%) Nagios
2 3 (21.43%) Puppet
2 3 (21.43%) ZABBIX
3 2 (14.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.14%) Nessus
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Cerner
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys