The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Protection
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 55 57 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 5 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.77% 0.77% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.00% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Median daily rate £133 £310 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.09% -29.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +0.68% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £31.50 £12.68
% change year-on-year -47.61% +148.52%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 512 502 584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.26% 77.11% 81.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 343 399
Median daily rate £400 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 9
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Wiltshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Wiltshire

Data Protection
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 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 - 5 £133 -
Data Protection
South West

Data Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
2 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 6 (37.50%) WCF
2 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (37.50%) AppFabric
2 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
3 5 (31.25%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (31.25%) Sourcefire
3 5 (31.25%) Snort
3 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Information Security
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 5 (31.25%) GDPR
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Web Services
4 4 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (25.00%) Information Management

Data Protection
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
1 5 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) EDRMS
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Presto
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Security Tester
1 3 (18.75%) Tester
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Information Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Test Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Product Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Information Officer
3 1 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Product Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Service Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) AppFabric
2 6 (37.50%) WCF
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (18.75%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Testing
1 6 (37.50%) Test Planning
2 5 (31.25%) Defect Management
2 5 (31.25%) Information Security
2 5 (31.25%) Threat Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Information Management
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Records Management
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.25%) Information Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (6.25%) Security Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Service Design
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 3 (18.75%) CHECK Team Member
3 3 (18.75%) CISM
3 3 (18.75%) CREST Certified
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 5 (31.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe