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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 340 354 366
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 91 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.68% 3.30% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 34 33
Median daily rate £472 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1946 2028 2212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.98% 9.16% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1438 1583
Median daily rate £475 £471 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.79% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 23 26
Median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £165.00 £75.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +19.04%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 - 11 £450 - 1
City of London +27 5 £575 +17.94% 9
Harrow - 4 £315 -
Canary Wharf +8 3 £575 -
Croydon - 3 £433 -
Feltham +5 1 £500 -
Hammersmith +1 1 - -
Wimbledon - 1 £495 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £450 -
Ealing - 1 £450 -
Chessington - 1 £450 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 93 (52.84%) Information Security
2 80 (45.45%) CISSP
3 77 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 65 (36.93%) Finance
5 49 (27.84%) CISM
6 39 (22.16%) CISA
7 32 (18.18%) Unix
7 32 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (15.91%) Risk Management
9 28 (15.91%) ITIL
9 28 (15.91%) SIEM
10 23 (13.07%) Windows
10 23 (13.07%) Linux
10 23 (13.07%) Firewall
11 21 (11.93%) Oracle
11 21 (11.93%) Data Protection
12 19 (10.80%) Security Architecture
13 18 (10.23%) Java
14 17 (9.66%) IBM
15 16 (9.09%) SQL
15 16 (9.09%) Data Security
15 16 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (9.09%) CESG
16 15 (8.52%) VMware
16 15 (8.52%) Risk Assessment
16 15 (8.52%) TCP/IP
16 15 (8.52%) REST
16 15 (8.52%) Mentoring
16 15 (8.52%) SANS

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 13 (7.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.41%) Apache
4 5 (2.84%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.27%) Jetty
6 2 (1.14%) Confluence
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
7 1 (0.57%) nginx
7 1 (0.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) MS Project
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (0.57%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.84%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.14%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.57%) GitHub
6 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.57%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.07%) Firewall
2 15 (8.52%) TCP/IP
3 12 (6.82%) DNS
4 11 (6.25%) Network Security
5 8 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (4.55%) LAN
5 8 (4.55%) SSL
6 7 (3.98%) WAN
7 6 (3.41%) Internet
7 6 (3.41%) SNMP
7 6 (3.41%) VPN
8 4 (2.27%) IMAP
8 4 (2.27%) SAN
8 4 (2.27%) SMTP
8 4 (2.27%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.70%) HTTP
9 3 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.14%) DHCP
10 2 (1.14%) SSH
10 2 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.98%) DB2
2 6 (3.41%) MySQL
3 5 (2.84%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.27%) Couchbase
4 4 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.57%) Big Data
6 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.57%) MS Access
6 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.57%) OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) OLTP
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.25%) JIRA
2 9 (5.11%) Maven
3 8 (4.55%) Checkstyle
3 8 (4.55%) FindBugs
3 8 (4.55%) Subversion
4 5 (2.84%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.57%) Bower
7 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.57%) Grunt
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
7 1 (0.57%) MSTest
7 1 (0.57%) NUnit
7 1 (0.57%) Selenium
7 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 65 (36.93%) Finance
2 14 (7.95%) Retail
3 7 (3.98%) Banking
4 6 (3.41%) Legal
4 6 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.70%) Advertising
5 3 (1.70%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.14%) Back Office
6 2 (1.14%) French Language
6 2 (1.14%) Games
6 2 (1.14%) German Language
6 2 (1.14%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.14%) Polish Language
6 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (22.73%) Analyst
1 40 (22.73%) Consultant
2 36 (20.45%) Security Analyst
2 36 (20.45%) Security Consultant
3 25 (14.20%) Architect
4 22 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 18 (10.23%) Developer
6 15 (8.52%) Information Analyst
6 15 (8.52%) Information Security Analyst
7 14 (7.95%) Information Security Consultant
8 12 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 12 (6.82%) Security Manager
9 9 (5.11%) CISSP Analyst
9 9 (5.11%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
10 8 (4.55%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.98%) Compliance Analyst
11 7 (3.98%) IT Security Analyst
11 7 (3.98%) Risk Analyst
11 7 (3.98%) Security Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.52%) REST
2 14 (7.95%) SOAP
2 14 (7.95%) Web Services
3 12 (6.82%) Java EE
4 10 (5.68%) Spring
5 9 (5.11%) Hibernate
6 8 (4.55%) Ext JS
6 8 (4.55%) JMS
6 8 (4.55%) Middleware
7 6 (3.41%) LAMP
8 4 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
9 3 (1.70%) Dropwizard
9 3 (1.70%) JMX
9 3 (1.70%) Swagger
9 3 (1.70%) XML
10 2 (1.14%) .NET
10 2 (1.14%) 802.1X
10 2 (1.14%) CSS
10 2 (1.14%) HTML
10 2 (1.14%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.09%) CESG
2 12 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 9 (5.11%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.84%) CESG CLAS
6 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.70%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.70%) Smart Energy
8 2 (1.14%) Clustering
8 2 (1.14%) PKI
8 2 (1.14%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.57%) EMV
9 1 (0.57%) EPoS
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
9 1 (0.57%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.18%) Unix
2 23 (13.07%) Linux
2 23 (13.07%) Windows
3 12 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.98%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (3.41%) AIX
6 5 (2.84%) Debian
6 5 (2.84%) SUSE
6 5 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.27%) CentOS
7 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.27%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) Solaris
9 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.57%) VMS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (52.84%) Information Security
2 32 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
3 29 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (15.91%) ITIL
4 28 (15.91%) Risk Management
4 28 (15.91%) SIEM
5 21 (11.93%) Data Protection
6 19 (10.80%) Security Architecture
7 16 (9.09%) Data Security
7 16 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (8.52%) Mentoring
8 15 (8.52%) Risk Assessment
9 14 (7.95%) Project Management
9 14 (7.95%) TOGAF
10 11 (6.25%) SDLC
10 11 (6.25%) Security Management
10 11 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (5.68%) OWASP
11 10 (5.68%) SABSA
11 10 (5.68%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.23%) Java
2 16 (9.09%) SQL
3 11 (6.25%) Perl
4 10 (5.68%) Bash Shell
4 10 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.11%) PL/SQL
6 8 (4.55%) Erlang
7 7 (3.98%) Python
8 5 (2.84%) Korn
8 5 (2.84%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.27%) VBScript
10 3 (1.70%) C#
11 2 (1.14%) C++
11 2 (1.14%) COBOL
11 2 (1.14%) Ruby
11 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 80 (45.45%) CISSP
2 49 (27.84%) CISM
3 39 (22.16%) CISA
4 15 (8.52%) SANS
5 14 (7.95%) CEH
6 13 (7.39%) Degree
7 9 (5.11%) GIAC
8 6 (3.41%) GCIA
8 6 (3.41%) GCIH
9 5 (2.84%) CLAS
9 5 (2.84%) CREST Certified
9 5 (2.84%) PCI QSA
10 4 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.70%) ISSAP
12 2 (1.14%) CCNP
12 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (43.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (7.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (6.25%) COBIT
4 8 (4.55%) SLA
5 4 (2.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 4 (2.27%) ISO27002
6 3 (1.70%) JSP 440
7 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
7 2 (1.14%) PA-DSS
7 2 (1.14%) QA
8 1 (0.57%) BS25999
8 1 (0.57%) COSO
8 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.57%) GPG13
8 1 (0.57%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.57%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.57%) RMADS
8 1 (0.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (7.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.11%) vSphere
3 6 (3.41%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.27%) NFS
4 4 (2.27%) XenApp
5 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.57%) Docker
6 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (5.68%) Puppet
2 7 (3.98%) RSA Archer
3 6 (3.41%) Ansible
3 6 (3.41%) Nessus
4 5 (2.84%) Cacti
4 5 (2.84%) Nagios
5 4 (2.27%) HAProxy
5 4 (2.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 4 (2.27%) Nmap
5 4 (2.27%) RSA Security Analytics
6 3 (1.70%) Bacula
7 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.14%) QRadar
7 2 (1.14%) SCCM
8 1 (0.57%) Control-M
8 1 (0.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (0.57%) Munin
8 1 (0.57%) RSA enVision
8 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (11.93%) Oracle
2 17 (9.66%) IBM
3 15 (8.52%) VMware
4 13 (7.39%) Cisco
4 13 (7.39%) Microsoft
5 8 (4.55%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.55%) Google
6 6 (3.41%) Juniper
6 6 (3.41%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.84%) LogRhythm
8 4 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 4 (2.27%) Citrix
8 4 (2.27%) F5
8 4 (2.27%) FireEye
8 4 (2.27%) Forcepoint
8 4 (2.27%) HP
8 4 (2.27%) NetWitness
8 4 (2.27%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.70%) Qualys
9 3 (1.70%) Splunk
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