The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 99 112 98
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 20 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.05% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.70% 7.79% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 4
Average daily rate £350 £390 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -9.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £533 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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 East

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 Hampshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
146 154 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.68% 7.38% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 98 55
Average daily rate £375 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Basingstoke -1 6 £350 -6.66% 1
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (75.61%) Information Security
2 29 (70.73%) Management Information System
3 27 (65.85%) Firewall
4 23 (56.10%) ITIL
5 22 (53.66%) Security Management
6 19 (46.34%) VPN
6 19 (46.34%) Incident Management
6 19 (46.34%) Information Assurance
7 18 (43.90%) Information Security Management
7 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
8 17 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (41.46%) Risk Management
8 17 (41.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 15 (36.59%) JSP 440
9 15 (36.59%) Data Protection
9 15 (36.59%) Analytics
9 15 (36.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 14 (34.15%) ISMS
10 14 (34.15%) RMADS
10 14 (34.15%) Change Management
10 14 (34.15%) CISSP
10 14 (34.15%) Linux
11 13 (31.71%) Cisco
12 11 (26.83%) Business Continuity
12 11 (26.83%) Asset Management
12 11 (26.83%) Operations Management
12 11 (26.83%) Project Management
12 11 (26.83%) Business Continuity Management
13 10 (24.39%) Windows
13 10 (24.39%) Finance

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (9.76%) Apache
1 4 (9.76%) JBoss
1 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
1 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
2 5 (12.20%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (65.85%) Firewall
2 19 (46.34%) VPN
3 17 (41.46%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (19.51%) DNS
4 8 (19.51%) Internet
4 8 (19.51%) SSL
4 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (17.07%) DHCP
5 7 (17.07%) IPsec
5 7 (17.07%) MPLS
6 6 (14.63%) HTTP
7 5 (12.20%) Network Security
7 5 (12.20%) SSH
8 4 (9.76%) LDAP
8 4 (9.76%) WAN
9 3 (7.32%) ADSL
9 3 (7.32%) ISDN
9 3 (7.32%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Legal
3 5 (12.20%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.32%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Security Specialist
2 11 (26.83%) Information Security Specialist
2 11 (26.83%) Information Specialist
3 8 (19.51%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Information Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Service Continuity Coordinator
8 1 (2.44%) CISSP Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) ICT Specialist
8 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 3 (7.32%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (70.73%) Management Information System
2 18 (43.90%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.07%) Cryptography
3 7 (17.07%) Driving Licence
4 6 (14.63%) PKI
5 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.76%) AS400
6 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (9.76%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (9.76%) Mainframe
6 4 (9.76%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (9.76%) Smart Meter
7 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) AIX
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Information Security
2 23 (56.10%) ITIL
3 22 (53.66%) Security Management
4 19 (46.34%) Incident Management
4 19 (46.34%) Information Assurance
5 18 (43.90%) Information Security Management
6 17 (41.46%) Risk Management
7 15 (36.59%) Analytics
7 15 (36.59%) Data Protection
8 14 (34.15%) Change Management
8 14 (34.15%) ISMS
9 11 (26.83%) Asset Management
9 11 (26.83%) Business Continuity
9 11 (26.83%) Business Continuity Management
9 11 (26.83%) Operations Management
9 11 (26.83%) Project Management
10 9 (21.95%) Security Operations
10 9 (21.95%) SIEM
11 8 (19.51%) Capacity Management
11 8 (19.51%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Perl
1 4 (9.76%) Python
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) CISSP
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 9 (21.95%) GCIH
3 8 (19.51%) CCNA
3 8 (19.51%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.20%) GCIA
5 4 (9.76%) CCNP
5 4 (9.76%) GIAC
5 4 (9.76%) RHCSA
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (41.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (36.59%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 15 (36.59%) JSP 440
3 14 (34.15%) RMADS
4 5 (12.20%) COBIT
4 5 (12.20%) COSO
4 5 (12.20%) SAS 70
5 4 (9.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (9.76%) ISO27002
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Puppet
1 5 (12.20%) RSA Security Analytics
2 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Cisco
2 7 (17.07%) Cyberoam
2 7 (17.07%) F5
3 6 (14.63%) VMware
4 5 (12.20%) Intel Security
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.76%) IBM
5 4 (9.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) IronPort
6 1 (2.44%) SAP