Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 119 132
Rank change year-on-year -17 +13 +35
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 35 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.01% 1.15% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.32% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 32
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £370 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -9.76% +20.59%
10th Percentile £313 £293 £314
90th Percentile £536 £585 £515
Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £360 £410
% change year-on-year +16.32% -12.20% +30.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £14.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £14.20 -
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

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 3,080 2,503 3,539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.86% 87.55% 87.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,098 1,707 2,418
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £288
90th Percentile £538 £550 £568
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 54 53
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.43 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.31% -0.52% -19.26%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.41 £10.20
90th Percentile £40.00 £28.96 £23.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.49 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +44.39% -6.90% -6.12%

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 21 July 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
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 21 July 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 -26 14 £395 +14.16% 10
Bradford -6 6 £400 -33.33%
Wakefield - 4 - - 2
Halifax +4 3 £348 +1.61%
Pontefract -2 1 - -
Data Protection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 20 (57.14%) GDPR
2 17 (48.57%) Information Security
3 14 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
4 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
6 7 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (20.00%) Legal
7 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
7 6 (17.14%) Information Governance
7 6 (17.14%) Data Privacy
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
9 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
9 4 (11.43%) Retail
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (11.43%) Degree
9 4 (11.43%) Firewall
9 4 (11.43%) MCP
9 4 (11.43%) SMS
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
9 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (11.43%) NHS
9 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.57%) Security Auditing
10 3 (8.57%) PMO
10 3 (8.57%) CCNA
10 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
10 3 (8.57%) Windows
10 3 (8.57%) 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 1 (2.86%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) SMS
2 2 (5.71%) BGP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (5.71%) FTP
2 2 (5.71%) Intranet
2 2 (5.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.71%) MPLS
2 2 (5.71%) NaaS
2 2 (5.71%) OSPF
2 2 (5.71%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) VXLAN
3 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon Aurora
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (2.86%) ERwin
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
1 7 (20.00%) Legal
2 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Publishing
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Security Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 4 (11.43%) Information Officer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Audit Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Information Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Information Security Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Risk Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Information Assurance Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Information Governance Officer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Risk Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Security Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) RESTful
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) NHS
4 3 (8.57%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (8.57%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Information Security
2 10 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (25.71%) Risk Management
4 6 (17.14%) Data Privacy
4 6 (17.14%) Information Governance
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Information Assurance
7 3 (8.57%) Data Management
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Information Management
7 3 (8.57%) Security Auditing
7 3 (8.57%) Use Case
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) ETL
8 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
1 4 (11.43%) MCP
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 2 (5.71%) ECDL
3 2 (5.71%) GCED
3 2 (5.71%) GCIA
3 2 (5.71%) GIAC
3 2 (5.71%) GSEC
3 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (57.14%) GDPR
2 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (8.57%) PMO
4 2 (5.71%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
5 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
5 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco
2 2 (5.71%) F5
2 2 (5.71%) Qualys
2 2 (5.71%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) SAP