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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 60 50 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.98% 0.26%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.39% 14.89% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £775 £350 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.42% -8.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £441
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
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
59 47 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.81% 6.60% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 33
Median daily rate £388 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £231 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £665 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £11.75 £21.53 £78.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.41% -72.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +45.00%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Security Management
4 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) Tripwire
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (33.33%) SABSA
4 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) ISO27005
4 2 (33.33%) IISP
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) Qualys

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Governance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (33.33%) Smartcard
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (33.33%) Business Development
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) SABSA
3 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) BCP
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) CISA
2 2 (33.33%) CISM
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 2 (33.33%) ISO27005
2 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (16.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Qualys
1 2 (33.33%) Sun
1 2 (33.33%) Tripwire
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