The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Protection Act in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Protection Act over the 3 months to 29 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.

Data Protection Act (DPA)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 131 129
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 3 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.31% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.14% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £475 £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.94% +30.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £463 £325
% change year-on-year -2.70% +42.30%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 649 788 676
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 30.57% 27.41% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 534 412
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 40
Median hourly rate £19.24 £15.50 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.09% +32.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £10.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £21.50 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection Act in Yorkshire

Data Protection Act
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
North Yorkshire - 3 £475 -
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 3 (75.00%) GDPR
2 3 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISA
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) QlikView
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management

Data Protection Act
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Business Information Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) KYC
3 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISA
1 3 (75.00%) CISM
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CRISC
2 1 (25.00%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (75.00%) GDPR
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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