Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 132 103
Rank change year-on-year +47 -29 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 6 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.66% 1.02% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 1.20% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 4
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -19.44% -48.57%
10th Percentile £325 £292 £321
90th Percentile £697 £413 £550
North East median daily rate £475 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +31.03% +3.57% -49.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
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 787 1998 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.29% 85.17% 84.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 1446 863
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £389 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £251 £225 £261
90th Percentile £554 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 80 53
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +55.56% -2.78%
10th Percentile £9.80 £13.90 £11.74
90th Percentile £48.26 £36.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -16.07% +64.75% -10.08%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +44 6 £475 +31.03% 1
Data Protection
North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) SMS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco

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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SMS
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Information Risk Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security Risk Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 1 (16.67%) PureDisk
1 1 (16.67%) Simpana
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) arcserve
1 1 (16.67%) Brocade
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) CommVault
1 1 (16.67%) EMC
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) NetApp
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec
1 1 (16.67%) ThinPrint