Period
to 21 March 2019

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 21 March 2019 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
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 89 116
Rank change year-on-year +16 +27 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 21 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.94% 0.61% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 0.69% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 11
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% +12.86% -23.91%
10th Percentile £373 £275 £280
90th Percentile £550 £675 £431
North East median daily rate £450 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.63% -13.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.24 - -
North East median hourly rate £16.24 £11.26 -
% change year-on-year +44.23% - -

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 932 871 1,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 85.98% 88.88% 88.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 636 1,003
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £293 £256 £275
90th Percentile £563 £584 £530
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 47
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £17.37 £15.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.06% -42.59% +39.00%
10th Percentile £9.82 £8.87 £13.68
90th Percentile £47.88 £45.75 £43.00
North East median hourly rate £15.93 £18.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -13.89% -21.28% +27.03%

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 21 March 2019.

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 21 March 2019. 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 +13 20 £450 +13.92% 1
Sunderland - 1 - -
Data Protection
North East

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (38.10%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) Subversion
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 6 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (28.57%) JIRA
5 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Mercurial
5 6 (28.57%) Confluence
5 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) Firewall
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) Kanban
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
6 5 (23.81%) Line Management
7 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
7 4 (19.05%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Maven
7 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
7 4 (19.05%) Python

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 6 (28.57%) Confluence
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Documentum
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) VLAN
3 2 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
3 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) Intranet
4 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (33.33%) Subversion
3 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 6 (28.57%) Mercurial
4 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
4 4 (19.05%) Maven
5 3 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 1 (4.76%) Selenium
6 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
2 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Perl Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Applications Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (14.29%) YAML
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) CESG
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
2 6 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Kanban
3 5 (23.81%) Line Management
3 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Release Automation
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
5 2 (9.52%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISMP
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) GIAC
3 1 (4.76%) GSEC
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Docker Swarm
2 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 2 (9.52%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
4 1 (4.76%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
3 2 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Pega