The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 52 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.96% 1.03% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.86% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
28 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.38% 10.27% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 8
Average daily rate £325 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £264 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £458 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Average hourly rate £44.50 £17.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.28% -55.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -7.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PCI DSS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) VPN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Security Management
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Cyber Security
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001