Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 143 150
Rank change year-on-year +61 +7 -38
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 72 28 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.38% 0.79% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 0.91% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 15 18
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £415 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +7.10% -3.13%
10th Percentile £244 £350 £300
90th Percentile £566 £552 £508
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.75 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.90% +34.21% -
10th Percentile £14.10 £11.17 £9.25
90th Percentile £22.00 £14.81 £9.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £13.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year +8.52% +42.11% -15.56%

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 2560 3075 3770
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 84.80% 86.28% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 2021 2595
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £263
90th Percentile £545 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 62 109
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.20 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £30.63 £40.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +44 51 £400 +11.11% 12
Pontefract - 7 - - 1
Bradford +17 2 - -
Halifax +15 2 £396 +11.24%
Data Protection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 35 (48.61%) GDPR
2 18 (25.00%) Information Security
3 17 (23.61%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 14 (19.44%) Project Management
5 14 (19.44%) Windows
6 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (12.50%) Finance
10 8 (11.11%) SIEM
10 8 (11.11%) Information Governance
10 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) PKI
10 8 (11.11%) Unix
11 7 (9.72%) Windows 2000
11 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
11 7 (9.72%) LAN
11 7 (9.72%) WAN
11 7 (9.72%) MCP
11 7 (9.72%) HNC
11 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (9.72%) Windows Vista
11 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
11 7 (9.72%) Performance Management
11 7 (9.72%) Feasibility Study
12 6 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 6 (8.33%) Information Management

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 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Apache
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) LAN
1 7 (9.72%) WAN
2 2 (2.78%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) NAS
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.78%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.78%) MS Access
1 2 (2.78%) Power BI
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.39%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.39%) QlikView
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JDeveloper
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (1.39%) Selenium
1 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Law
3 3 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Local Government
4 2 (2.78%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) iGaming
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Project Manager
2 13 (18.06%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Consultant
3 12 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 9 (12.50%) GDPR Project Manager
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 7 (9.72%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (9.72%) Information Security Consultant
6 7 (9.72%) Service Desk Support
7 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 5 (6.94%) Technical Support
8 4 (5.56%) Developer
8 4 (5.56%) GDPR Business Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Exchange Migration Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Information Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
10 2 (2.78%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
1 1 (1.39%) CSS3
1 1 (1.39%) HTML
1 1 (1.39%) HTML5
1 1 (1.39%) jQuery
1 1 (1.39%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Data Protection Act
2 13 (18.06%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.11%) PKI
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) NHS
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (11.11%) Unix
4 7 (9.72%) Windows 2000
4 7 (9.72%) Windows Vista
4 7 (9.72%) Windows XP
5 4 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.78%) Linux
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Information Security
2 14 (19.44%) Project Management
3 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.11%) Information Governance
5 8 (11.11%) SIEM
6 7 (9.72%) Feasibility Study
6 7 (9.72%) Performance Management
6 7 (9.72%) Service Delivery
7 6 (8.33%) Information Management
7 6 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (6.94%) Data Governance
8 5 (6.94%) Data Privacy
9 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.56%) Data Management
9 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.17%) CRM
10 3 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
1 2 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (1.39%) C
2 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.39%) PHP
2 1 (1.39%) PHP 5
2 1 (1.39%) PHP 7
2 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.39%) VBA
2 1 (1.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) HNC
1 7 (9.72%) MCP
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) CISA
3 1 (1.39%) CISSP
3 1 (1.39%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (48.61%) GDPR
2 12 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.39%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) SmoothWall
1 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco
3 1 (1.39%) Dell
3 1 (1.39%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) Intel
3 1 (1.39%) McAfee
3 1 (1.39%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Veeam
3 1 (1.39%) VMware