Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 2018 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
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 76 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 16 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.62% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.20% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 5
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £388 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -22.50% +58.73%
10th Percentile £163 £313 £378
90th Percentile £455 £441 £618
South East median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +54.27% -9.09% +6.45%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 898 1,002 1,049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.71% 88.52% 87.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 567 709
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £546 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 28 37
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.75 £35.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.43% +27.27% +66.67%
10th Percentile £24.02 £23.37 £12.65
90th Percentile £57.25 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Data Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

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 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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
East Grinstead +7 4 £429 +10.58%
Horsham - 3 £419 -
Crawley -6 2 £400 +23.08% 1
Worthing - 1 £500 - 1
Gatwick - 1 - -
Data Protection
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 9 (56.25%) GDPR
2 7 (43.75%) Information Security
3 6 (37.50%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) CISM
4 5 (31.25%) CISSP
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Data Security
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (25.00%) Information Governance
6 3 (18.75%) ISACA
6 3 (18.75%) CISA
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Legal
6 3 (18.75%) COBIT
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) CCTV
7 2 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 2 (12.50%) PKI
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing

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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
1 3 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analytics Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Data Compliance Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) GDPR Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Governance Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) GDPR Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Governance Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SSIS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) CCTV
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
2 2 (12.50%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Data Security
4 4 (25.00%) Information Governance
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
5 2 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Data Privacy
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) ABAP
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISM
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (18.75%) CISA
3 3 (18.75%) ISACA
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) PMP
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) GDPR
2 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (18.75%) COBIT
4 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Tableau