The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 29 April 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 13 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.29% 1.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Median daily rate £488 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.40% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £379 £413
% change year-on-year +4.15% -8.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.30 £17.50 £14.85
% change year-on-year -24.00% +17.84%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 674 494
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 88.71% 89.99% 84.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 423 329
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 10
Median hourly rate £57.00 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.55% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in West Sussex

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in West Sussex

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in West Sussex

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
East Grinstead - 5 £501 -
Horsham - 2 - -
Crawley +4 1 £260 -
Gatwick - 1 £501 - 2
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 8 (47.06%) GDPR
2 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Marketing
5 4 (23.53%) PMI
5 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (17.65%) ETL
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Linux
6 3 (17.65%) Data Security
6 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Tableau
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics

Data Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) SSH
1 2 (11.76%) Telnet
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Analytics Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Business Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Report Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Backup Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Storage and Backup Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Storage Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Flash
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) JSP
1 2 (11.76%) Regular Expression
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) PMI
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Unix
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) AIX
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) PRINCE2
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Data Security
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
4 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (11.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
1 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 2 (11.76%) ABAP
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Perl
2 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) PMI Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CISM
4 1 (5.88%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) GDPR
2 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) QA
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
1 2 (11.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Tableau
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Dell
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) NetApp
2 1 (5.88%) Qualys
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) Symantec