The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 63 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 12 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.28% 0.11% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.32% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £370 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £61.00
PCI DSS
South West

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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
106 84 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.35% 9.38% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 69 32
Median daily rate £375 £356 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -20.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £145 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £450 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Median hourly rate £33.05 £100.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.95% +566.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 12 (70.59%) CISSP
2 12 (70.59%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (64.71%) Security Architecture
3 11 (64.71%) SIEM
3 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
4 10 (58.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (58.82%) DDoS Mitigation
4 10 (58.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 10 (58.82%) ArcSight
4 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (58.82%) Office 365
4 10 (58.82%) Cisco ISE
4 10 (58.82%) Cyber-Ark
4 10 (58.82%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (58.82%) Content Management
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
4 10 (58.82%) Forcepoint
5 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
7 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (41.18%) Threat Management
8 2 (11.76%) Network Security

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (58.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) Firewall
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco ISE
2 10 (58.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
4 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
4 1 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Analyst
1 11 (64.71%) Security Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) IT Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Information Analyst
3 6 (35.29%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (23.53%) Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Security Consultant
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Solaris
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Information Security
2 11 (64.71%) Security Architecture
2 11 (64.71%) SIEM
3 10 (58.82%) Content Management
3 10 (58.82%) DDoS Mitigation
4 9 (52.94%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (41.18%) Threat Management
5 7 (41.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 2 (11.76%) Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security Management
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) Threat Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CLAS
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.88%) Nessus
2 1 (5.88%) Nmap
2 1 (5.88%) QRadar
2 1 (5.88%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) ArcSight
2 10 (58.82%) Cyber-Ark
2 10 (58.82%) Forcepoint
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) Meraki
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Qualys