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 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 95 113
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 22 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.53% 1.22% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.39% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 3
Median daily rate £342 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.00% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £322 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £536 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £403 £380
% change year-on-year +1.86% +5.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.59 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.97% +14.14%  

Data Protection is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1242 1795 1801
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.49% 87.48% 85.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 1234 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 30
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -58.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.99 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +21 17 £342 -24.00% 4
Halifax +10 2 £406 +14.04%
Bradford +3 1 - - 2
Data Protection
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 12 (41.38%) GDPR
2 9 (31.03%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (31.03%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Degree
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (20.69%) MS Access
4 6 (20.69%) .NET
4 6 (20.69%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) IIS
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 5 (17.24%) C#
5 5 (17.24%) Delphi
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) LAN
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
5 5 (17.24%) DHCP
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development

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 5 (17.24%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) VLAN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
2 5 (17.24%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.45%) Extranet
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MS Access
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (3.45%) OLAP
4 1 (3.45%) OLTP
4 1 (3.45%) Power BI
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) FitNesse
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) iGaming
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Project Leader
4 3 (10.34%) Data Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) XML
2 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
2 5 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 3 (10.34%) REST
3 3 (10.34%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Apache CXF
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) WCF
5 1 (3.45%) WF
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) SUSE
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Information Governance
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Web Development
4 4 (13.79%) Information Security
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Design
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Records Management
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C#
1 5 (17.24%) Delphi
1 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) GDPR
2 2 (6.90%) QA
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SmoothWall
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) HP
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Brocade
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) Tableau
3 1 (3.45%) Veeam
Bradford, West Yorkshire
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