The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 55 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.55% 0.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.17% 6.67% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
PCI DSS
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
72 60 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.69% 8.23% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 24
Average daily rate £425 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £192 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £511 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -62.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -7 1 - -
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Security Solutions Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware