The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.86% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £432 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 - -
PCI DSS
North 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 Cheshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
70 99 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.89% 10.07% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 52 43
Median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.62 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.48% +19.04%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 2 £575 -
PCI DSS
North West

PCI DSS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) ATG
1 4 (100.00%) Teradata
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) SoftLayer

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) ATG
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Teradata