Period
to 16 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 79 137
Rank change year-on-year -56 +58 +27
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 34 73 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.99% 2.50% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 2.88% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 22
West Yorkshire median daily rate £398 £381 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.26% +0.33% -1.94%
10th Percentile £313 £253 £330
90th Percentile £536 £564 £547
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.50 £14.20 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.28% +11.37% +34.21%
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.10 £11.17
90th Percentile £23.15 £22.50 £14.81
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £13.50
% change year-on-year +19.72% +5.19% +42.11%

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 3,027 2,535 3,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 88.12% 86.73% 88.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,073 1,755 2,205
West Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £270 £275
90th Percentile £550 £545 £539
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 57 59
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.18 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.90
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.20 £14.87
% change year-on-year +22.61% -4.47% +2.52%

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 October 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 16 October 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 17 £395 +6.04% 8
Wakefield - 5 - - 2
Bradford -14 4 - - 2
Halifax +1 2 £400 +16.96% 1
Huddersfield - 2 £425 -
Data Protection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 15 (44.12%) Data Protection Act
2 15 (44.12%) GDPR
3 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
4 8 (23.53%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.71%) Degree
7 4 (11.76%) Legal
7 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) SMS
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
8 3 (8.82%) Security Auditing
8 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Security Operations
8 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
8 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (8.82%) Information Management
8 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
8 3 (8.82%) Analytics
8 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
8 3 (8.82%) Data Privacy
8 3 (8.82%) CCNA
8 3 (8.82%) MCP
8 3 (8.82%) Windows
8 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification

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 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon SageMaker
1 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudTrail
1 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SMS
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
2 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon Athena
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.94%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ERwin
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Selenium
1 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Legal
3 2 (5.88%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Business Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 6 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Information Officer
6 3 (8.82%) Access Control Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Audit Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Information Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Risk Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Information Assurance Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Information Governance Officer
7 2 (5.88%) Information Risk Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security Officer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.94%) Regular Expression
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (5.88%) Freedom of Information Act
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
3 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Information Security
2 9 (26.47%) Risk Management
3 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (11.76%) Information Assurance
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Analytics
6 3 (8.82%) Data Governance
6 3 (8.82%) Data Management
6 3 (8.82%) Data Mapping
6 3 (8.82%) Data Privacy
6 3 (8.82%) Information Governance
6 3 (8.82%) Information Management
6 3 (8.82%) Security Auditing
6 3 (8.82%) Security Operations
7 2 (5.88%) IT Audit
7 2 (5.88%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (5.88%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) C#
1 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
2 1 (2.94%) Scala
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.82%) MCP
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CISSP
3 2 (5.88%) ECDL
3 2 (5.88%) GCED
3 2 (5.88%) GCIA
3 2 (5.88%) GIAC
3 2 (5.88%) GSEC
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) GDPR
2 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.88%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (2.94%) QA
4 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Qualys
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix
3 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
3 1 (2.94%) Intel
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee
3 1 (2.94%) Netskope
3 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.94%) Varonis