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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 100 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.19% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.19% 1.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -
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
113 154 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.73% 9.63% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 120 87
Median daily rate £400 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £10.68 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -66.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (75.00%) CISSP
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (62.50%) CISA
3 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 4 (50.00%) COBIT
4 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (25.00%) IVR
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) CCNA
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Games
6 1 (12.50%) GIAC
6 1 (12.50%) CCVP
6 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 1 (12.50%) WAN

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 2 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) IVR
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) IT Audit
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) CAD
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Email Filtering
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 1 (12.50%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 5 (62.50%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCVP
4 1 (12.50%) CEH
4 1 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (12.50%) CRISC
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) GIAC
4 1 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) COBIT
3 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (12.50%) BladeLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft