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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 62 -
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.58% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £460 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.12% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £46.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year -64.13% +209.76%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 509 611 330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.46% 88.29% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 427 203
Median daily rate £390 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.88 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +122.22% +29.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £12.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Tyne and Wear

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) EMC
1 7 (50.00%) Firmware
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) SAP HANA
1 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (42.86%) Release Management
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 6 (42.86%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 3 (21.43%) CMS
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
5 2 (14.29%) Docker
5 2 (14.29%) Liferay
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) SQL

Data Protection
Top Related 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 3 (21.43%) CMS
1 3 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Liferay
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Magnolia
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 2 (14.29%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Backup Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Sitecore Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.14%) JPA
4 1 (7.14%) React
4 1 (7.14%) Spring Security
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Solaris
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (42.86%) Change Management
2 6 (42.86%) Problem Management
2 6 (42.86%) Release Management
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Social Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (7.14%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) OpenAM
3 1 (7.14%) PureDisk
3 1 (7.14%) Simpana
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) EMC
1 7 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) arcserve
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Veritas