The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Act (DPA)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 109 110
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.36% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.29% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £360 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £325
% change year-on-year -2.70% +42.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +38.88% -54.43%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 416 544 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.98% 27.90% 23.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 371 259
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 29
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.16% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) KYC
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) KYC
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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