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 3 months to 26 June 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.

Data Protection
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 115 132
Rank change year-on-year +33 +17  
Contract jobs citing Data Protection 37 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.84% 1.08% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.25% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 9
Median daily rate £331 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.85% +24.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £290 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £533 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £401 £380
% change year-on-year +2.18% +5.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.59 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.31 £18.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -14.97% +14.14%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1699 2399 2475
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.44% 86.51% 83.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1112 1668 1729
Median daily rate £413 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +16.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 34 55
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -8.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £10.52 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £23.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Protection
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
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 3 months to 26 June 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
West Yorkshire +15 22 £342 -24.00% 9
South Yorkshire +15 13 £83 -75.55% 4
Data Protection
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Data Protection.

1 18 (33.96%) GDPR
2 16 (30.19%) Windows
3 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (22.64%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (20.75%) SLA
6 9 (16.98%) Project Management
7 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
7 8 (15.09%) Information Security
7 8 (15.09%) Business Continuity
8 7 (13.21%) Migration
8 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
8 7 (13.21%) HTML
8 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
8 7 (13.21%) Degree
9 6 (11.32%) Web Development
9 6 (11.32%) .NET
9 6 (11.32%) XML
9 6 (11.32%) MS Access
9 6 (11.32%) DHCP
9 6 (11.32%) DNS
9 6 (11.32%) Finance
9 6 (11.32%) Firewall
9 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (9.43%) Internet
10 5 (9.43%) LAN
10 5 (9.43%) WAN
10 5 (9.43%) SQL

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 5 (9.43%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) DHCP
1 6 (11.32%) DNS
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 5 (9.43%) Internet
2 5 (9.43%) LAN
2 5 (9.43%) VLAN
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
2 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.77%) Extranet
3 2 (3.77%) Intranet
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.89%) LDAP
4 1 (1.89%) NAS
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.32%) MS Access
2 6 (11.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) Big Data
3 2 (3.77%) OLAP
3 2 (3.77%) OLTP
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.89%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.89%) Power BI
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) Selenium
3 2 (3.77%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.89%) Hudson
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) iGaming
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Project Manager
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
3 6 (11.32%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Customer Service Advisor
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Customer Service Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Project Leader
5 4 (7.55%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Business Information Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Data Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Information Security Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Security Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) XML
3 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.43%) jQuery
4 3 (5.66%) REST
4 3 (5.66%) SOAP
4 3 (5.66%) Web Services
5 2 (3.77%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.77%) CSS
6 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.89%) CSS3
6 1 (1.89%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.89%) HTML5
6 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.89%) RESTful
6 1 (1.89%) WCF
6 1 (1.89%) WF
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.19%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE
4 1 (1.89%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Project Management
2 8 (15.09%) Business Continuity
2 8 (15.09%) Information Security
3 7 (13.21%) Migration
4 6 (11.32%) Web Development
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) Information Governance
5 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL
7 3 (5.66%) BDD
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) ERP
7 3 (5.66%) Service Design
7 3 (5.66%) TDD
7 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.77%) Data Strategy
8 2 (3.77%) Open Source
8 2 (3.77%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.43%) C#
2 5 (9.43%) Delphi
2 5 (9.43%) Java
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) CISA
2 3 (5.66%) CISM
2 3 (5.66%) CISSP
2 3 (5.66%) CRISC
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (33.96%) GDPR
2 11 (20.75%) SLA
3 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.66%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (3.77%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (3.77%) QA
6 1 (1.89%) BS25999
6 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) vSphere
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
2 1 (1.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco
3 2 (3.77%) Dell
3 2 (3.77%) VMware
4 1 (1.89%) Brocade
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) NetApp
4 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.89%) Symantec
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
4 1 (1.89%) Veeam
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £360 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago