Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 196 204
Rank change year-on-year +35 +8 -25
Contract jobs citing Data Protection Act 22 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.49% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 0.58% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £369 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.42% +104.86% -40.00%
10th Percentile £265 £209 £140
90th Percentile £555 £523 £353
England median daily rate £416 £350 £420
% change year-on-year +18.86% -16.67% -11.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.33% - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £16.03 £16.50
% change year-on-year +24.80% -2.88% +3.13%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1330 1735 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.91% 32.15% 30.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 1076 1233
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £233
90th Percentile £563 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 62 121
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £10.55 £11.28 £9.75
90th Percentile £27.71 £28.75 £28.00
England median hourly rate £20.55 £20.75 £19.08
% change year-on-year -0.96% +8.75% +6.00%

Data Protection Act
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection Act in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire +30 19 £439 -18.37% 2
East Yorkshire - 2 - -
Data Protection Act
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection Act.

1 22 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 15 (68.18%) GDPR
3 6 (27.27%) Freedom of Information
3 6 (27.27%) Freedom of Information Act
4 5 (22.73%) Information Management
4 5 (22.73%) Information Governance
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (18.18%) Law
6 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Information Security
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Local Government
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) Legal
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (9.09%) Windows
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 1 (4.55%) MCP
8 1 (4.55%) Validation
8 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) DNS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) VLAN
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.55%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (4.55%) MS Access
1 1 (4.55%) Power BI
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Local Government
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) GDPR Project Manager
1 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Information Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (9.09%) Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) GDPR Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Security Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (27.27%) Freedom of Information Act
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) BYOD
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (22.73%) Information Governance
2 5 (22.73%) Information Management
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Records Management
5 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (68.18%) GDPR
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Apple
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Sophos
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
2 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard