The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 95 106 73
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -33
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.23% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.43% 2.78% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £525 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +28.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £525 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £61.00
PCI DSS
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
105 144 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.07% 8.37% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 115 81
Median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £12.25 £10.42 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -79.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.60% +25.00%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (61.54%) Information Security
3 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 7 (53.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (38.46%) CISM
5 4 (30.77%) CISA
5 4 (30.77%) COBIT
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) Security Management
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) IVR
7 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) VoIP
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.69%) Mobile App

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (7.69%) OpenCms
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Compliance Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Information Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) IT Risk Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
1 1 (7.69%) GWT
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
3 2 (15.38%) Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) Data Security
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 5 (38.46%) CISM
3 4 (30.77%) CISA
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) CCVP
5 1 (7.69%) CEH
5 1 (7.69%) CRISC
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) GIAC
5 1 (7.69%) MAPM
5 1 (7.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (53.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (30.77%) COBIT
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint