Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for GDPR skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GDPR 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.

General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 80 -
Rank change year-on-year -32 - -
Contract jobs citing GDPR 57 72 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.66% 2.46% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.67% 19.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 35 38 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 -
Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £425 -
% change year-on-year -4.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.61 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.95% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.93 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year -15.38% - -

GDPR is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance 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 quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 342 370 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.96% 12.66% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 234 228
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £255 £196
90th Percentile £566 £574 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 18
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.61 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.76% +13.79% +20.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.83 £10.93
90th Percentile £25.18 £21.48 £23.53
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.30 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +18.77% +12.07% +17.65%

GDPR
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GDPR in West Yorkshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GDPR in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GDPR in West Yorkshire

GDPR
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GDPR in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GDPR in West Yorkshire

GDPR
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 GDPR 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 -32 38 £405 -4.71% 12
Bradford -10 10 £425 +6.25% 1
Halifax +2 3 £400 +16.96%
Huddersfield - 3 £425 -
GDPR
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GDPR 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 GDPR.

1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 16 (28.07%) Information Security
3 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 15 (26.32%) Data Protection
4 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
6 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (12.28%) MS Visio
8 7 (12.28%) C#
8 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle
9 6 (10.53%) .NET
9 6 (10.53%) Project Management
9 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
10 5 (8.77%) Finance
10 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (7.02%) OLTP
11 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (7.02%) Data Mapping
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.02%) Information Governance
11 4 (7.02%) Data Encryption

GDPR
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 (5.26%) Apache
1 3 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Slack
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.02%) OLTP
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 3 (5.26%) Big Data
5 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.26%) MySQL
5 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.75%) Power BI
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Artifactory
1 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Analyst
2 16 (28.07%) Business Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Developer
4 10 (17.54%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 8 (14.04%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
6 7 (12.28%) SQL Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Access Control Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Security Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Audit Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) Data Business Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) DBA
8 4 (7.02%) GDPR Project Manager
8 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.53%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (5.26%) Kafka
2 3 (5.26%) Node.js
2 3 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (5.26%) Spring
2 3 (5.26%) Spring Batch
2 3 (5.26%) Spring Boot
2 3 (5.26%) Spring Security
3 1 (1.75%) COM
3 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Information Security
2 15 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (19.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 6 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.02%) Data Encryption
8 4 (7.02%) Data Mapping
8 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.02%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (7.02%) Information Governance
8 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.26%) IT Audit
9 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.26%) Security Auditing
9 3 (5.26%) Security Operations
9 3 (5.26%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 18 (31.58%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.28%) C#
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) CCNA
1 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.26%) MCP
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) CISA
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.26%) PMO
2 2 (3.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Grafana
1 3 (5.26%) Graylog
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
1 3 (5.26%) Terraform
2 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Micro Focus
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.75%) Lotus
5 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.75%) Varonis