The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 68 56 66
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.82% 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.48% 12.77% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate
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£405 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - £28.64
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
67 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.30% 6.43% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 36
Average daily rate £313 £350 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £106 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £72.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.06% +249.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
PCI DSS
East of England

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 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -11 2 £460 +31.89%
PCI DSS
East of England

PCI DSS
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) C Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco