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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 71 65 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.11% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.85% 3.70% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£355 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.09% -24.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
54 54 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.16% 7.02% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 39 28
Average daily rate £335 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £242 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £553 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.08 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.27% -25.76%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) UML
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Lync
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat