Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.76% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £791 - -
North East median daily rate £796 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 155 413 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.85% 18.60% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 302 176
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £340 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -17.82% +9.24%
10th Percentile £263 £214 £266
90th Percentile £588 £513 £641
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £435
% change year-on-year +14.29% -19.54% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.75 £27.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.41% +42.31% +50.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.03 £17.88
90th Percentile £98.25 £28.00 £22.13
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year -36.36% +42.86% +29.59%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in Tyne and Wear

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in Tyne and Wear

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in Tyne and Wear

GDPR
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 GDPR within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 December 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 - 7 £791 - 3
GDPR
North East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Confluence
3 1 (14.29%) APMP
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) ThinPrint
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis

GDPR
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 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Change Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (28.57%) GDPR Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) GDPR Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) ThinPrint