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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 100 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 24 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.10% 0.58% 0.066%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.20% 7.25% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 1
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£525 £440 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +35.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
169 138 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.74% 7.94% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 63 69
Average daily rate £370 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £19.91
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -12.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £59.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 +4 9 £550 +17.02%
Southampton - 5 - - 2
Havant - 2 £550 -
Portsmouth - - - -
Farnborough - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 15 (42.86%) ITIL
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) SIEM
2 14 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 13 (37.14%) Analytics
4 12 (34.29%) Windows
5 11 (31.43%) Linux
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) Python
7 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
8 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
9 6 (17.14%) .NET
9 6 (17.14%) C#
9 6 (17.14%) Java
9 6 (17.14%) Web Services
9 6 (17.14%) ERP
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
9 6 (17.14%) Turkish Language
10 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (14.29%) Cryptography
11 4 (11.43%) Snort
11 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
11 4 (11.43%) CentOS
11 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
11 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
11 4 (11.43%) UNIX
12 3 (8.57%) IIS
12 3 (8.57%) Cisco

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (8.57%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) VLAN
2 2 (5.71%) Wireshark
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) MPLS
2 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.86%) ISDN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.86%) FTP
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Turkish Language
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Security Specialist
2 11 (31.43%) Cyber Security Specialist
3 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Network Support
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Security Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Information Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
1 6 (17.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.43%) UNIX
4 4 (11.43%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) SIEM
2 14 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 13 (37.14%) Analytics
4 6 (17.14%) ERP
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security Management
6 2 (5.71%) Security Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) ISMS
6 2 (5.71%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) Python
2 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
3 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
3 6 (17.14%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CCNA
1 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
1 4 (11.43%) Snort
1 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.71%) Squid
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (17.14%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.86%) CommVault