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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 90 98 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.65% 2.94% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £475 £379 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.41% -2.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 -
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
113 204 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.77% 13.00% 10.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 154 83
Median daily rate £450 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £270 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £565 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

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 5 December 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 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) CISSP
5 3 (25.00%) Data Security
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) Database Security
5 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (16.67%) QA
6 2 (16.67%) IVR
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (16.67%) Security Management
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco
6 2 (16.67%) CISM
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (8.33%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) LAN

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 3 (25.00%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Compliance Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Compliance Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Risk Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Risk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SOX Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) IVR
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 3 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (25.00%) Data Security
2 3 (25.00%) Database Security
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) CAD
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) SABSA
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCVP
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) GIAC
3 1 (8.33%) MAPM
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (75.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (16.67%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) COBIT
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint