The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection Act (DPA)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 58 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% - 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £205 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +20.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +38.88% -54.43%  

Data Protection Act is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 167 214 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 25.85% 32.87% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 134 102
Median daily rate £413 £375 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 9
Median hourly rate £34.00 £19.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.35% +14.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £15.10 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.80 £46.41 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Data Protection Act as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection Act in Wiltshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Protection Act in Wiltshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Wiltshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection Act in Wiltshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Swindon - 2 £205 -
Data Protection Act
South West

Data Protection Act
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection Act 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Freedom of Information
2 2 (66.67%) GDPR
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) EDRMS
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Records Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design

Data Protection Act
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Service Design Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Records Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GDPR