Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 16 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 131 131
Rank change year-on-year +53 0 -16
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 81 22 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.68% 0.68% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 0.80% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 14 26
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £360 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.28% -24.21% -17.39%
10th Percentile £260 £350 £300
90th Percentile £540 £421 £673
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +18.06% -10.00% -30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.90% +34.21% -28.30%
10th Percentile £14.10 £11.17 £9.25
90th Percentile £20.00 £14.81 £9.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £13.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +8.52% +42.11% -20.83%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,547 2,742 3,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.34% 84.87% 84.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,745 1,784 2,389
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £266
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.13% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 69 103
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -4.98% +5.24%
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.20 £9.99
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.60 £30.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.87 £15.00
% change year-on-year +17.73% -0.90% -

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Protection in West Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 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
Leeds +48 62 £400 +11.11% 10
Pontefract - 7 - -
Halifax +7 2 £403 +13.20%
Bradford +7 1 - -
Data Protection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 50 (61.73%) GDPR
2 23 (28.40%) Information Security
3 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (23.46%) Data Protection Act
4 17 (20.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (20.99%) Project Management
5 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
6 12 (14.81%) Windows
6 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 12 (14.81%) Finance
6 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (13.58%) Windows 7
8 10 (12.35%) Information Governance
8 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.88%) Data Privacy
9 8 (9.88%) SIEM
9 8 (9.88%) PKI
9 8 (9.88%) Unix
10 7 (8.64%) MCP
10 7 (8.64%) HNC
10 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000
10 7 (8.64%) LAN
10 7 (8.64%) WAN
10 7 (8.64%) Windows XP
10 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.64%) Windows Vista
10 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.64%) Information Management
10 7 (8.64%) Feasibility Study

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) LAN
1 7 (8.64%) WAN
2 5 (6.17%) IP Telephony
3 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.23%) MS Access
2 1 (1.23%) Power BI
2 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.23%) QlikView
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
1 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (14.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Law
3 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Local Government
4 2 (2.47%) Games
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) German Language
5 1 (1.23%) iGaming
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Consultant
3 15 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 14 (17.28%) Security Consultant
5 12 (14.81%) Business Analyst
6 9 (11.11%) GDPR Project Manager
7 8 (9.88%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 7 (8.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (8.64%) Information Security Consultant
8 7 (8.64%) Service Desk Support
9 5 (6.17%) Active Directory Support
9 5 (6.17%) Telephony Support
10 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) GDPR Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Business Change Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Migration Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Project Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 8 (9.88%) PKI
4 5 (6.17%) Freedom of Information
4 5 (6.17%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Windows
2 11 (13.58%) Windows 7
3 8 (9.88%) Unix
4 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Vista
4 7 (8.64%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.40%) Information Security
2 19 (23.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (20.99%) Project Management
4 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
5 10 (12.35%) Information Governance
6 8 (9.88%) Data Privacy
6 8 (9.88%) SIEM
7 7 (8.64%) Feasibility Study
7 7 (8.64%) Information Management
7 7 (8.64%) Performance Management
7 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) Data Governance
8 6 (7.41%) Migration
8 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.41%) Vulnerability Management
9 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.17%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) C
2 1 (1.23%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.23%) VB
2 1 (1.23%) VBA
2 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) HNC
1 7 (8.64%) MCP
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.17%) CISA
2 5 (6.17%) CISSP
3 4 (4.94%) CISM
4 3 (3.70%) ISEB
5 1 (1.23%) CRISC
5 1 (1.23%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (61.73%) GDPR
2 17 (20.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.17%) PCI DSS
4 4 (4.94%) ISO 9001
5 3 (3.70%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.23%) ISO 31000
6 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 1 (1.23%) Intel
3 1 (1.23%) McAfee