The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 26 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 12 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.74% 6.99% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.29% 46.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 0
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £61.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.44% 15.05% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 1
Average daily rate £440 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.73% +18.57%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PCI DSS across the Basingstoke region.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS.

1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 12 (60.00%) Information Security
4 11 (55.00%) Security Management
4 11 (55.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (45.00%) Cyber Security
6 7 (35.00%) COSO
6 7 (35.00%) COBIT
6 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
6 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
6 7 (35.00%) CISSP
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Change Management
6 7 (35.00%) Financial Institution
6 7 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) Information Security Management
7 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (30.00%) MS Project
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Service Continuity Management
7 6 (30.00%) Line Management
7 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Project
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) HTTP
3 4 (20.00%) VPN
3 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 4 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
General
1 15 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Security Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (35.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (20.00%) AS400
4 4 (20.00%) PKI
5 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) AIX
2 3 (15.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) Information Security
3 11 (55.00%) Security Management
4 9 (45.00%) Cyber Security
5 7 (35.00%) Patch Management
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE
5 7 (35.00%) Change Management
6 6 (30.00%) Information Security Management
6 6 (30.00%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Service Continuity Management
6 6 (30.00%) Line Management
7 5 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (20.00%) Content Management
9 3 (15.00%) Document Management
9 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
9 3 (15.00%) Analytics
9 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.00%) Digital Forensics
9 3 (15.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) GCIA
4 3 (15.00%) GCIH
5 1 (5.00%) CCSE
5 1 (5.00%) CCSA
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) COBIT
1 7 (35.00%) COSO
2 1 (5.00%) GPG13
2 1 (5.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) McAfee
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) Varonis
4 1 (5.00%) Websense
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle