The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
PCI DSS
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
55 53 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.83% 9.33% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 18
Average daily rate £300 £370 £194
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +90.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £194 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £542 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -1.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -20.00%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) SAP