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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 22 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.09% - 0.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.22% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
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
27 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.92% 12.95% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 4
Average daily rate £500 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £170 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £87.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +695.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £23.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+81.72% +36.76%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
Bournemouth - 3 £550 -
PCI DSS
South West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 4 (66.67%) COBIT
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) OWASP
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) CISSP
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (33.33%) zOS
5 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Legal
5 2 (33.33%) Guidewire
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (16.67%) CRISC
6 1 (16.67%) SSAE 16
6 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
6 1 (16.67%) Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Security Solutions Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (50.00%) Information Security Architect
4 2 (33.33%) Information Architect
5 1 (16.67%) Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Audit Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) IT Risk Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) OWASP
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) IT Audit
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISA
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CRISC
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) COBIT
3 1 (16.67%) COSO
3 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (16.67%) SSAE 16
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Guidewire
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle