The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 29 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.78% 0.82% 0.40%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.05% 7.14% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £418 £345 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.01% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £441
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.98%
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 Dorset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.44% 11.43% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 19
Median daily rate £421 £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.80% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £173 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £449 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset 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 Dorset

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Bournemouth - 4 £418 -
PCI DSS
South West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) HTTPS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Gradle
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JAXB
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Batch
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware