The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 25 June 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 55 74
Rank change year-on-year 0 +19  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.14% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.57% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +2.18% +7.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.97% +14.14%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 529 430 715
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 85.88% 78.04% 82.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 302 491
Median daily rate £380 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +10.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £276 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 21 28
Median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.28% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.88 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £72.50 £21.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Wales

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Wales over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Wales

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Wales

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales 0 6 £363 -23.68% 1
West Wales - 1 £138 -
Data Protection
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) Docker
4 11 (37.93%) Web Development
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) RUP
5 10 (34.48%) Spring
5 10 (34.48%) Freedom of Information
5 10 (34.48%) Hibernate
5 10 (34.48%) Microservices
5 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
6 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
6 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (20.69%) Change Management
7 6 (20.69%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
8 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
9 3 (10.34%) Information Security
9 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (10.34%) HTML
9 3 (10.34%) CSS
9 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
9 3 (10.34%) Windows
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) ISMS
9 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
9 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.34%) HTML5

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (20.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Web Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
4 9 (31.03%) Java Web Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Service Analyst
5 6 (20.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.90%) Information Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Lead Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Security Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Compliance Manager
8 1 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Hibernate
1 10 (34.48%) Spring
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) CSS3
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 2 (6.90%) Ajax
3 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.90%) Durandal
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
3 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
3 2 (6.90%) React
3 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Freedom of Information
2 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Web Development
3 10 (34.48%) Front End Development
3 10 (34.48%) Microservices
3 10 (34.48%) RUP
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Information Governance
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 3 (10.34%) ISMS
6 3 (10.34%) Load Testing
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
7 2 (6.90%) Service Management
7 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.90%) CISA
2 2 (6.90%) CISM
2 2 (6.90%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CRISC
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.90%) COBIT
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.45%) GDPR
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Docker
2 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix
2 1 (3.45%) VMware
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