The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 94 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 30 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.21% 0.58% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.72% 6.45% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 16
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £363 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £441
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £61.00
PCI DSS
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 East of England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
256 279 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.31% 8.95% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 158 147
Median daily rate £413 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 33
Median hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £15.77 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £46.26 £37.50
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 the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PCI DSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the East of England region.

PCI DSS Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England 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
Bedfordshire +5 14 £525 +9.94% 3
Essex +3 7 £425 -5.55%
Hertfordshire +6 4 £450 +5.88% 4
Norfolk - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £356 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 20 (44.44%) Information Security
3 18 (40.00%) Cisco
4 16 (35.56%) WAN
4 16 (35.56%) Windows
5 13 (28.89%) VMware
6 12 (26.67%) Linux
6 12 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (26.67%) Network Security
6 12 (26.67%) Splunk
6 12 (26.67%) LogRhythm
6 12 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
7 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
7 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (24.44%) ITIL
7 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
8 10 (22.22%) Juniper
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 10 (22.22%) LAN
8 10 (22.22%) vSphere
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (20.00%) HP
9 9 (20.00%) Solaris
9 9 (20.00%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle
9 9 (20.00%) Citrix
9 9 (20.00%) CISSP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (4.44%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) IaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
2 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) WAN
3 12 (26.67%) Network Security
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (22.22%) LAN
5 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 7 (15.56%) OSPF
6 7 (15.56%) Spanning Tree
6 7 (15.56%) VPN
7 6 (13.33%) MPLS
7 6 (13.33%) NetScaler
7 6 (13.33%) tcpdump
7 6 (13.33%) Wireshark
8 5 (11.11%) BGP
8 5 (11.11%) DNS
8 5 (11.11%) SAN
8 5 (11.11%) SSL
9 4 (8.89%) Wireless
10 3 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Consultant
1 9 (20.00%) Security Consultant
2 8 (17.78%) Analyst
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Information Security Consultant
4 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.11%) VMware Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Security Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Security Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (8.89%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Information Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.89%) EMV
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
3 9 (20.00%) Solaris
4 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Information Security
2 12 (26.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 11 (24.44%) ITIL
3 11 (24.44%) Load Balancing
4 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (17.78%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (17.78%) SIEM
6 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) Change Control
8 6 (13.33%) High Availability
8 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (11.11%) Network Management
9 5 (11.11%) Open Source
9 5 (11.11%) Patch Management
9 5 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
10 4 (8.89%) Migration
10 4 (8.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.22%) AWK
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.00%) CISSP
3 8 (17.78%) CCNP
4 5 (11.11%) CISM
4 5 (11.11%) MCITP
4 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.89%) MCSE
6 2 (4.44%) CCDE
6 2 (4.44%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) VCAP
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.22%) Degree
7 1 (2.22%) MCTS
7 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.22%) PMP
7 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.22%) ISO 8583
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) vSphere
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (11.11%) iptables
4 5 (11.11%) Postfix
4 5 (11.11%) Sendmail
4 5 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (8.89%) XenApp
6 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Nessus
2 6 (13.33%) Puppet
3 5 (11.11%) Cobbler
3 5 (11.11%) OSSEC
4 4 (8.89%) Nagios
5 2 (4.44%) FortiGate
5 2 (4.44%) SCCM
5 2 (4.44%) Simpana
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (2.22%) Salt
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) LogRhythm
3 12 (26.67%) Splunk
4 11 (24.44%) CheckPoint
5 10 (22.22%) Juniper
6 9 (20.00%) Citrix
6 9 (20.00%) HP
6 9 (20.00%) Oracle
7 8 (17.78%) Fortinet
7 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (15.56%) ArcSight
8 7 (15.56%) F5
8 7 (15.56%) LogLogic
9 5 (11.11%) EMC
9 5 (11.11%) Red Hat
9 5 (11.11%) ServiceNow
9 5 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 5 (11.11%) TippingPoint
9 5 (11.11%) Tripwire
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago