Period
to 17 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 6 months to 17 February 2018 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.

Data Protection
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 161 132
Rank change year-on-year +72 -29 +29
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 105 30 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.30% 0.64% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 0.77% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 21 53
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% -27.27%
10th Percentile £263 £257 £300
90th Percentile £538 £625 £520
England median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £13.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.52% +42.11% -15.56%
10th Percentile £14.10 £11.22 £9.25
90th Percentile £20.00 £15.96 £9.75
England median hourly rate £18.04 £16.03 £22.00
% change year-on-year +12.57% -27.16% +39.51%

Data Protection is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,833 3,886 4,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.91% 83.00% 83.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,506 2,515 3,328
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £564
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 120 170
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £14.93 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.57% -0.45% -4.61%
10th Percentile £10.55 £10.69 £9.99
90th Percentile £41.40 £31.60 £28.44
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.38% +17.50%

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Protection in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Protection in Yorkshire

Data Protection
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2018. 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 +54 83 £425 +17.65% 20
North Yorkshire +6 8 £450 -5.26% 2
South Yorkshire +16 5 £575 +58.62% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £340 -
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 62 (59.05%) GDPR
2 32 (30.48%) Information Security
3 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (20.95%) Data Protection Act
4 22 (20.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 21 (20.00%) Finance
6 20 (19.05%) Project Management
7 17 (16.19%) Management Information System
7 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 13 (12.38%) Windows
10 12 (11.43%) Information Governance
11 11 (10.48%) Windows 7
11 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
11 11 (10.48%) Unix
11 11 (10.48%) Legal
12 10 (9.52%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.52%) Data Privacy
13 9 (8.57%) MCP
13 9 (8.57%) CISSP
13 9 (8.57%) CISA
14 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
14 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (7.62%) HNC
14 8 (7.62%) ITIL
14 8 (7.62%) Windows 2000
14 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
14 8 (7.62%) LAN
14 8 (7.62%) WAN
14 8 (7.62%) Cybersecurity

Data Protection
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 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.95%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.95%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) LAN
1 8 (7.62%) WAN
2 6 (5.71%) IP Telephony
3 3 (2.86%) SSH
3 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.90%) Firewall
4 2 (1.90%) SSL
5 1 (0.95%) BGP
5 1 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.95%) DHCP
5 1 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.95%) Internet
5 1 (0.95%) MPLS
5 1 (0.95%) OSPF
5 1 (0.95%) SMS
5 1 (0.95%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.95%) VLAN
5 1 (0.95%) VPN
5 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.95%) MS Access
2 1 (0.95%) Power BI
2 1 (0.95%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.95%) QlikView
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Selenium
1 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (20.00%) Finance
2 11 (10.48%) Legal
3 6 (5.71%) Law
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
4 4 (3.81%) Local Government
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.95%) Back Office
6 1 (0.95%) Games
6 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (24.76%) Analyst
2 23 (21.90%) Consultant
3 16 (15.24%) Business Analyst
4 15 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 15 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 10 (9.52%) GDPR Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) GDPR Project Manager
7 8 (7.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (7.62%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 8 (7.62%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (7.62%) Service Desk Support
8 6 (5.71%) Active Directory Support
8 6 (5.71%) Telephony Support
9 4 (3.81%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.81%) IT Security Manager
9 4 (3.81%) Project Analyst
9 4 (3.81%) Security Manager
10 3 (2.86%) Senior Manager
10 3 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) RESTful
1 1 (0.95%) SAP Basis
1 1 (0.95%) SAP PI
1 1 (0.95%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Data Protection Act
2 17 (16.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.62%) PKI
4 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.71%) Freedom of Information
4 6 (5.71%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.95%) BYOD
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.38%) Windows
2 11 (10.48%) Unix
2 11 (10.48%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.62%) Windows 2000
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Vista
3 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Linux
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Information Security
2 24 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (19.05%) Project Management
4 17 (16.19%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.43%) Information Governance
6 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
7 10 (9.52%) Data Privacy
7 10 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 8 (7.62%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (7.62%) Feasibility Study
8 8 (7.62%) ITIL
8 8 (7.62%) Performance Management
8 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.62%) SIEM
9 7 (6.67%) Information Management
9 7 (6.67%) Migration
10 6 (5.71%) Data Security
10 6 (5.71%) Vulnerability Management
11 5 (4.76%) Data Governance
11 5 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.90%) C
2 1 (0.95%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.95%) VB
2 1 (0.95%) VBA
2 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) CISA
1 9 (8.57%) CISSP
1 9 (8.57%) MCP
2 8 (7.62%) HNC
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.76%) CISM
4 4 (3.81%) ISEB
5 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) CRISC
6 1 (0.95%) Degree
6 1 (0.95%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (59.05%) GDPR
2 22 (20.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (4.76%) ISO 9001
5 3 (2.86%) COBIT
5 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.95%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.95%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.86%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.90%) Firmware
3 2 (1.90%) OpenSSH
4 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.95%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (1.90%) Cisco
3 2 (1.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.95%) Apple
4 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.95%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (0.95%) F5
4 1 (0.95%) Intel
4 1 (0.95%) McAfee
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
4 1 (0.95%) Sophos
4 1 (0.95%) WatchGuard