The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 100 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -23
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 12 14 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.62% 0.56% 1.96%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.78% 6.54% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 23
Median daily rate £480 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £380 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £545 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -73.88%
PCI DSS
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
177 214 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.14% 8.52% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 108 142
Median daily rate £400 £378 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £308 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 12
Median hourly rate £14.25 £21.55 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.87% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.70 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.75 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell +8 7 £500 - 1
Newbury +11 1 £450 -16.27%
Slough - 1 - - 1
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 12 (37.50%) CISSP
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) CISM
3 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) DevOps
4 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (21.88%) CISA
4 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 6 (18.75%) Firewall
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 6 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (18.75%) Android
5 6 (18.75%) Information Security
5 6 (18.75%) Android Development
5 6 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 6 (18.75%) Xamarin
5 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
6 5 (15.63%) FlexPod
6 5 (15.63%) eTOM
6 5 (15.63%) vSphere
6 5 (15.63%) Degree
6 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (12.50%) SAN
7 4 (12.50%) CA
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 4 (12.50%) FCoE
2 4 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (9.38%) Network Security
4 2 (6.25%) 3G
4 2 (6.25%) Bluetooth
4 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) LTE
4 2 (6.25%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Lake
1 2 (6.25%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) AppScan
1 1 (3.13%) Burp Suite
1 1 (3.13%) GDB
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
1 6 (18.75%) Xamarin Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Android Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Compliance Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) IT Architect
3 3 (9.38%) NetApp Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Security Specialist
4 2 (6.25%) IT Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) SAML
3 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) FlexPod
3 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.50%) e-Health
4 3 (9.38%) CESG
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.38%) Public Cloud
5 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
6 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (3.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Android
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) DevOps
3 7 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) Android Development
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Mobile Development
5 5 (15.63%) eTOM
6 4 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Secure Coding
7 3 (9.38%) Security Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
7 3 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) ERP
8 2 (6.25%) ITSM
8 2 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) CISSP
2 10 (31.25%) CISM
3 7 (21.88%) CISA
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) CCSP
5 4 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (12.50%) PCI QSA
6 3 (9.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (9.38%) SANS
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) CCNP
7 2 (6.25%) GCFA
7 2 (6.25%) GCIH
8 1 (3.13%) GPEN
8 1 (3.13%) GWAPT
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.13%) NCDA
8 1 (3.13%) OSCP
8 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (9.38%) COBIT
3 3 (9.38%) HIPAA
4 2 (6.25%) ISO22301
4 2 (6.25%) QA
5 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) vSphere
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Core Impact
1 1 (3.13%) HP Fortify
1 1 (3.13%) Nessus
1 1 (3.13%) Nexpose
1 1 (3.13%) Nmap
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Citrix
1 6 (18.75%) Xamarin
2 4 (12.50%) CA
2 4 (12.50%) Cisco
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) NetApp
2 4 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Virgin Media
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