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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 93 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 20 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.90% 1.01% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.10% 10.12% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 11
Median daily rate £400 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £339 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £558 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.30 - £45.00
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
247 247 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.11% 9.97% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 141 105
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £21.55 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.67% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £21.55 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £38.28 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 September 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
Newbury - 4 £450 -
Slough +3 2 £650 +79.31%
Bracknell -5 2 - - 1
Maidenhead - 2 - -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 14 (37.84%) ITIL
1 14 (37.84%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
3 11 (29.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (24.32%) Firewall
4 9 (24.32%) CISM
4 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 9 (24.32%) Linux
5 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (18.92%) eTOM
6 7 (18.92%) CISA
6 7 (18.92%) Information Security
6 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco
6 7 (18.92%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) vSphere
6 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (18.92%) FlexPod
6 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
7 6 (16.22%) Data ONTAP
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
7 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (16.22%) FCoE
7 6 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (16.22%) IBM
7 6 (16.22%) SAN
7 6 (16.22%) CA
7 6 (16.22%) Ethernet

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 (2.70%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (16.22%) Ethernet
2 6 (16.22%) FCoE
2 6 (16.22%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) 3G
4 4 (10.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.81%) LTE
4 4 (10.81%) Network Security
5 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.41%) LDAP
5 2 (5.41%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Lake
1 2 (5.41%) Star Schema
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) AppScan
1 1 (2.70%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.70%) GDB
1 1 (2.70%) WinDbg
General
1 12 (32.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Billing
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 2 (5.41%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Architect
2 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) IT Architect
3 5 (13.51%) NetApp Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Cloud Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Compliance Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Security Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) FlexPod Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) SAML
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
1 7 (18.92%) FlexPod
2 6 (16.22%) e-Health
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) CESG
4 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.11%) iPad
4 3 (8.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (8.11%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.70%) Replication
6 1 (2.70%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Data ONTAP
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Kali Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (18.92%) eTOM
2 7 (18.92%) Information Security
2 7 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.81%) CRM
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
5 4 (10.81%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (10.81%) Logistics
5 4 (10.81%) Network Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Revenue Management
5 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.11%) DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) Secure Coding
6 3 (8.11%) Service Design
6 3 (8.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) CISSP
2 9 (24.32%) CISM
3 7 (18.92%) CISA
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (16.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (13.51%) Degree
5 5 (13.51%) GCIH
6 4 (10.81%) CCNP
6 4 (10.81%) CCSP
6 4 (10.81%) CEH
6 4 (10.81%) PCI QSA
7 3 (8.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (8.11%) GCIA
7 3 (8.11%) NCDA
7 3 (8.11%) SANS
8 2 (5.41%) GCFA
8 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.70%) GPEN
9 1 (2.70%) GWAPT
9 1 (2.70%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (10.81%) COBIT
4 3 (8.11%) HIPAA
5 2 (5.41%) ISO22301
6 1 (2.70%) QA
6 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) vSphere
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) Docker
3 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Core Impact
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.70%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.70%) Nagios
1 1 (2.70%) Nessus
1 1 (2.70%) Nexpose
1 1 (2.70%) Nmap
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) RSA Archer
1 1 (2.70%) RSA Security Analytics
1 1 (2.70%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Cisco
1 7 (18.92%) NetApp
2 6 (16.22%) CA
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Qualys
4 2 (5.41%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) F5
4 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
5 1 (2.70%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.70%) NetWitness
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Virgin Media
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