The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 338 375 366
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -9
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 85 60 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.31% 2.81% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 31 39
Median daily rate £480 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £305 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.23 - -
PCI DSS
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
1971 2138 2201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.23% 9.15% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1531 1536
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £640 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 22
Median hourly rate £20.87 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.80 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £104.00 £48.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in London

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in London

PCI DSS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the London region.

PCI DSS Hourly Rate Trend in London

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the London region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bromley - 12 £463 -
City of London +28 7 £575 +16.45% 6
Feltham +1 2 £525 -
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
Croydon - 2 £433 -
Harrow - 1 £315 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £675 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 104 (58.76%) Information Security
2 77 (43.50%) CISSP
3 74 (41.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 61 (34.46%) Finance
5 45 (25.42%) CISM
6 34 (19.21%) CISA
7 30 (16.95%) ITIL
8 28 (15.82%) Unix
8 28 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (15.82%) Cybersecurity
9 27 (15.25%) SIEM
9 27 (15.25%) Linux
10 26 (14.69%) Firewall
11 25 (14.12%) Risk Management
12 24 (13.56%) Windows
13 20 (11.30%) Data Protection
14 19 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 18 (10.17%) VMware
15 18 (10.17%) CESG
15 18 (10.17%) TOGAF
15 18 (10.17%) Oracle
15 18 (10.17%) Project Management
16 17 (9.60%) Retail
17 16 (9.04%) CEH
17 16 (9.04%) Data Security
17 16 (9.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 16 (9.04%) Microsoft
17 16 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (9.04%) Security Architecture
18 15 (8.47%) Degree

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (4.52%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.95%) Apache
3 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.82%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.13%) Confluence
4 2 (1.13%) Jetty
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) MS Project
2 3 (1.69%) MS Office
3 2 (1.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.82%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.13%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.56%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.69%) Firewall
2 15 (8.47%) TCP/IP
3 11 (6.21%) DNS
3 11 (6.21%) LAN
4 10 (5.65%) Network Security
5 9 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (5.08%) WAN
6 8 (4.52%) SSL
7 6 (3.39%) SAN
7 6 (3.39%) VPN
8 5 (2.82%) Internet
9 4 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.26%) Wireshark
10 3 (1.69%) HTTP
10 3 (1.69%) NAS
10 3 (1.69%) SNMP
11 2 (1.13%) IMAP
11 2 (1.13%) SMTP
11 2 (1.13%) SSH
11 2 (1.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.95%) DB2
2 5 (2.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (2.26%) MySQL
4 3 (1.69%) Big Data
4 3 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.13%) Couchbase
5 2 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) MS Access
6 1 (0.56%) OLAP
6 1 (0.56%) OLTP
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.52%) JIRA
2 5 (2.82%) Checkstyle
2 5 (2.82%) FindBugs
2 5 (2.82%) Maven
2 5 (2.82%) Subversion
3 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.13%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.56%) Bower
5 1 (0.56%) Grunt
5 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 61 (34.46%) Finance
2 17 (9.60%) Retail
3 7 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.39%) Banking
5 5 (2.82%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.26%) Legal
7 3 (1.69%) Advertising
8 2 (1.13%) Back Office
8 2 (1.13%) French Language
8 2 (1.13%) Games
8 2 (1.13%) German Language
8 2 (1.13%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.13%) Polish Language
8 2 (1.13%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.56%) Billing
9 1 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (22.03%) Consultant
2 37 (20.90%) Analyst
3 36 (20.34%) Security Consultant
4 34 (19.21%) Security Analyst
5 33 (18.64%) Architect
6 28 (15.82%) Security Architect
7 17 (9.60%) Information Security Consultant
8 14 (7.91%) Developer
8 14 (7.91%) Security Manager
9 13 (7.34%) Information Analyst
9 13 (7.34%) Information Security Analyst
10 10 (5.65%) Cybersecurity Consultant
11 9 (5.08%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.95%) CISSP Analyst
12 7 (3.95%) Compliance Analyst
12 7 (3.95%) Information Manager
12 7 (3.95%) Information Security Manager
12 7 (3.95%) IT Analyst
12 7 (3.95%) IT Security Analyst
12 7 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.34%) Web Services
2 12 (6.78%) REST
3 11 (6.21%) SOAP
4 8 (4.52%) Middleware
5 7 (3.95%) Java EE
6 6 (3.39%) Spring
7 5 (2.82%) Ext JS
7 5 (2.82%) Hibernate
7 5 (2.82%) JMS
8 4 (2.26%) LAMP
9 2 (1.13%) CSS
9 2 (1.13%) Dropwizard
9 2 (1.13%) JMX
9 2 (1.13%) LAPP Stack
9 2 (1.13%) Swagger
9 2 (1.13%) XML
10 1 (0.56%) .NET
10 1 (0.56%) HTML
10 1 (0.56%) J2EE
10 1 (0.56%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.17%) CESG
2 11 (6.21%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.08%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.82%) CESG CLAS
5 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.69%) Clustering
6 3 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.69%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.69%) Smart Energy
7 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.13%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.13%) PKI
7 2 (1.13%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.13%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.13%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.56%) EMV
8 1 (0.56%) EPoS
8 1 (0.56%) NHS
8 1 (0.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.82%) Unix
2 27 (15.25%) Linux
3 24 (13.56%) Windows
4 12 (6.78%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.08%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (2.82%) AIX
6 5 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.82%) SUSE
6 5 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.69%) Debian
8 2 (1.13%) CentOS
8 2 (1.13%) Solaris
8 2 (1.13%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.56%) VMS
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (58.76%) Information Security
2 30 (16.95%) ITIL
3 28 (15.82%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (15.82%) Cybersecurity
4 27 (15.25%) SIEM
5 25 (14.12%) Risk Management
6 20 (11.30%) Data Protection
7 19 (10.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (10.17%) Project Management
8 18 (10.17%) TOGAF
9 16 (9.04%) Data Security
9 16 (9.04%) Security Architecture
10 14 (7.91%) SABSA
11 13 (7.34%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.78%) Risk Assessment
12 12 (6.78%) Security Operations
13 11 (6.21%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (5.65%) Security Management
14 10 (5.65%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 10 (5.65%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.78%) Perl
2 10 (5.65%) Java
3 9 (5.08%) SQL
4 8 (4.52%) Bash Shell
4 8 (4.52%) Python
5 6 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.82%) Erlang
6 5 (2.82%) Korn
6 5 (2.82%) PL/SQL
6 5 (2.82%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.82%) Ruby
7 4 (2.26%) VBScript
8 2 (1.13%) C#
8 2 (1.13%) C++
8 2 (1.13%) COBOL
9 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (43.50%) CISSP
2 45 (25.42%) CISM
3 34 (19.21%) CISA
4 16 (9.04%) CEH
5 15 (8.47%) Degree
6 12 (6.78%) SANS
7 9 (5.08%) GIAC
8 6 (3.39%) GCIA
8 6 (3.39%) GCIH
9 5 (2.82%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (2.82%) CLAS
10 4 (2.26%) CISMP
10 4 (2.26%) ISSAP
10 4 (2.26%) PCI QSA
11 3 (1.69%) CREST Certified
11 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.69%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (41.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (9.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 13 (7.34%) COBIT
4 5 (2.82%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (2.82%) SLA
5 4 (2.26%) ISO27002
5 4 (2.26%) JSP 440
6 2 (1.13%) PA-DSS
6 2 (1.13%) QA
7 1 (0.56%) BS25999
7 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.56%) GPG13
7 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.56%) ISO27005
7 1 (0.56%) RMADS
7 1 (0.56%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.08%) vSphere
3 6 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.26%) XenApp
6 3 (1.69%) Snort
7 2 (1.13%) NFS
7 2 (1.13%) Squid
7 2 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.56%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.56%) Docker
8 1 (0.56%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (6.21%) Puppet
2 8 (4.52%) Ansible
3 7 (3.95%) RSA Archer
4 6 (3.39%) Nessus
5 4 (2.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (2.26%) Nmap
5 4 (2.26%) RSA Security Analytics
6 3 (1.69%) Cacti
6 3 (1.69%) Nagios
6 3 (1.69%) QRadar
7 2 (1.13%) Bacula
7 2 (1.13%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.13%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.13%) SCCM
8 1 (0.56%) Control-M
8 1 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.56%) Munin
8 1 (0.56%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (10.17%) Oracle
1 18 (10.17%) VMware
2 16 (9.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.34%) IBM
4 11 (6.21%) Cisco
5 6 (3.39%) CheckPoint
5 6 (3.39%) Google
5 6 (3.39%) Juniper
5 6 (3.39%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.82%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.82%) LogRhythm
6 5 (2.82%) Qualys
6 5 (2.82%) Splunk
6 5 (2.82%) WorldPay
7 4 (2.26%) Citrix
7 4 (2.26%) F5
7 4 (2.26%) FireEye
7 4 (2.26%) Forcepoint
7 4 (2.26%) HP
7 4 (2.26%) Tripwire
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