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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 106 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.065% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
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
119 186 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.77% 14.00% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 143 67
Median daily rate £405 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £123 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £11.86 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% -20.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%

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 4 May 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 18 (85.71%) CISSP
2 16 (76.19%) ITIL
3 14 (66.67%) MCSA
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (66.67%) Firewall
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (61.90%) Cisco
4 13 (61.90%) CEH
5 11 (52.38%) Incident Management
5 11 (52.38%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (52.38%) Security Management
6 10 (47.62%) Data Security
6 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (28.57%) Information Security
7 6 (28.57%) Computer Security
7 6 (28.57%) CISA
7 6 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (23.81%) CISM
9 4 (19.05%) ISO 9000
10 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (14.29%) COBIT
10 3 (14.29%) CISMP
10 3 (14.29%) ISAE 3402
10 3 (14.29%) SSAE 16
11 2 (9.52%) IT Audit
11 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
11 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement

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 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Security Specialist
2 3 (14.29%) Auditor
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) IT Auditor
2 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) IT Security Auditor
3 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Security Auditor
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) CISSP Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (52.38%) Incident Management
2 11 (52.38%) Security Management
3 10 (47.62%) Data Security
4 6 (28.57%) Computer Security
4 6 (28.57%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) IT Audit
5 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.76%) Internal Audit
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) SABSA
6 1 (4.76%) Security Auditing
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM
6 1 (4.76%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CISSP
2 14 (66.67%) MCSA
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (61.90%) CEH
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) CISA
5 5 (23.81%) CISM
6 3 (14.29%) CISMP
7 2 (9.52%) CCIE
7 2 (9.52%) CCNP
7 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.76%) CCNA
8 1 (4.76%) CCSP
8 1 (4.76%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (4.76%) GIAC
8 1 (4.76%) ISSAP
8 1 (4.76%) SANS
8 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (19.05%) ISO 9000
4 3 (14.29%) COBIT
4 3 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (14.29%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (14.29%) SSAE 16
5 1 (4.76%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow