Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 88 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +88
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.47% 0.077% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.63% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £315 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
South West median daily rate £300 £323 £353
% change year-on-year -6.98% -8.51% +28.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £26.04 £26.50 -
% change year-on-year -1.75% - -

Data Protection Act is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 367 394 413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 28.74% 30.42% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 281 240
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.87% -3.85% -8.24%
10th Percentile £307 £213 £155
90th Percentile £600 £600 £559
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 20
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £11.72 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +173.04% -56.19% -21.32%
10th Percentile £17.50 £6.34 £11.93
90th Percentile £39.15 £13.54 £43.88
South West median hourly rate £38.25 £26.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +44.34% -32.05% +16.42%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Data Protection Act as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Swindon +3 5 £308 -41.43%
Data Protection Act
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 6 (100.00%) GDPR
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
5 1 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (16.67%) Information Management
5 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) CISSP
5 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Records Management
5 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (16.67%) CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Head of Cybersecurity
1 4 (66.67%) Head of Security
2 2 (33.33%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (16.67%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Records Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
1 1 (16.67%) CLAS
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) GDPR
2 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (16.67%) PSD2