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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 335 333 357
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 74 91 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.30% 0.36% 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.94% 4.40% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 57 46
Average daily rate
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£465 £450 £446
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £361 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - £28.64
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
1879 2067 2117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.74% 8.20% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1294 1446 1445
Average daily rate £438 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 49
Average hourly rate £19.00 £23.40 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £13.46 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £65.75 £50.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -22.22%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +24 15 £525 - 9
Croydon +2 1 £425 -22.72% 2
Harrow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS.

1 32 (25.81%) Information Security
2 28 (22.58%) Finance
3 27 (21.77%) Firewall
3 27 (21.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 24 (19.35%) CISSP
5 22 (17.74%) Cisco
6 20 (16.13%) Windows
7 19 (15.32%) Retail
8 17 (13.71%) Penetration Testing
9 16 (12.90%) Data Protection
9 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
10 15 (12.10%) E-Commerce
10 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
10 15 (12.10%) CISM
11 14 (11.29%) ITIL
12 13 (10.48%) Java
12 13 (10.48%) Project Management
12 13 (10.48%) Data Protection Act
13 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
13 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
13 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (8.87%) VMware
14 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (8.87%) SQL
14 11 (8.87%) SIEM
15 10 (8.06%) Security Architecture
15 10 (8.06%) Network Security
15 10 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (8.06%) .NET
15 10 (8.06%) Oracle

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.84%) IIS
2 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) Apache
3 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.81%) CICS
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Office
2 6 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.77%) Firewall
2 10 (8.06%) Network Security
3 9 (7.26%) WAN
4 8 (6.45%) VPN
5 5 (4.03%) LAN
5 5 (4.03%) DNS
5 5 (4.03%) SSL
5 5 (4.03%) SAN
5 5 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.23%) Wireless
7 3 (2.42%) WLAN
7 3 (2.42%) FTP
7 3 (2.42%) Internet
7 3 (2.42%) Multicast
8 2 (1.61%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (1.61%) SSH
8 2 (1.61%) NAS
8 2 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.61%) DB2
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Maven
1 5 (4.03%) JUnit
2 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.42%) Selenium
4 2 (1.61%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) XPEDITER
5 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.81%) Jtest
5 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (22.58%) Finance
2 19 (15.32%) Retail
3 10 (8.06%) Banking
4 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.84%) Legal
6 4 (3.23%) Marketing
7 3 (2.42%) Back Office
7 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.42%) Advertising
8 2 (1.61%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Architect
2 15 (12.10%) Consultant
3 12 (9.68%) Security Consultant
3 12 (9.68%) Analyst
4 11 (8.87%) Project Manager
5 10 (8.06%) Security Architect
6 9 (7.26%) Developer
7 7 (5.65%) Security Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Security Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.84%) Information Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Architect
8 6 (4.84%) Information Security Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Security Specialist
9 5 (4.03%) Information Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Information Governance Manager
9 5 (4.03%) IT Governance Manager
9 5 (4.03%) Governance Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.06%) .NET
2 8 (6.45%) HTML
3 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET
3 7 (5.65%) XML
3 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (5.65%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.84%) Middleware
5 5 (4.03%) Spring
5 5 (4.03%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.03%) J2EE
5 5 (4.03%) JSP
5 5 (4.03%) Struts
6 3 (2.42%) XHTML
6 3 (2.42%) Web Services
6 3 (2.42%) XSLT
6 3 (2.42%) HTML5
6 3 (2.42%) WCF
7 2 (1.61%) Ajax
7 2 (1.61%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Data Protection Act
2 12 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.26%) PKI
4 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.23%) EPoS
5 4 (3.23%) EMV
5 4 (3.23%) W3C
6 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.61%) RMADS
6 2 (1.61%) Chip and PIN
6 2 (1.61%) EFT
6 2 (1.61%) CESG
6 2 (1.61%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (1.61%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.81%) FMCG
7 1 (0.81%) Open Source
7 1 (0.81%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.13%) Windows
2 8 (6.45%) Android
2 8 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (5.65%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.03%) UNIX
5 5 (4.03%) Linux
6 4 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.42%) Windows Vista
8 2 (1.61%) Solaris
9 1 (0.81%) Debian
9 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.81%) Information Security
2 17 (13.71%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (12.90%) Data Protection
3 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
4 15 (12.10%) E-Commerce
5 14 (11.29%) ITIL
6 13 (10.48%) Project Management
7 12 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (8.87%) SIEM
9 10 (8.06%) Security Architecture
9 10 (8.06%) Kalman Filter
10 9 (7.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (6.45%) Scrum
11 8 (6.45%) TOGAF
12 7 (5.65%) Migration
12 7 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.65%) MVC
12 7 (5.65%) SOA
12 7 (5.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.48%) Java
2 11 (8.87%) SQL
3 9 (7.26%) C#
4 7 (5.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.84%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.84%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.42%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.61%) C++
7 2 (1.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.81%) Python
8 1 (0.81%) COBOL
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.81%) JCL
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (19.35%) CISSP
2 15 (12.10%) CISM
3 11 (8.87%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.65%) CCSA
5 7 (5.65%) MCSA
5 7 (5.65%) CCNP
5 7 (5.65%) JNCIP
6 6 (4.84%) Degree
6 6 (4.84%) ISACA
6 6 (4.84%) PCI QSA
6 6 (4.84%) CCIE
7 5 (4.03%) CCNA
7 5 (4.03%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.03%) JNCIE
8 4 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (3.23%) MCSE
8 4 (3.23%) CISA
8 4 (3.23%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (21.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (4.03%) QA
4 2 (1.61%) GPG13
5 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.81%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
5 1 (0.81%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.81%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.42%) vSphere
4 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
4 2 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.81%) Snort
5 1 (0.81%) XenServer
5 1 (0.81%) Squid
5 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.23%) SCCM
2 2 (1.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.61%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.81%) Control-M
3 1 (0.81%) Nagios
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.81%) Puppet
3 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.81%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.81%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (17.74%) Cisco
2 15 (12.10%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.87%) VMware
4 10 (8.06%) Oracle
5 9 (7.26%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.45%) Juniper
7 5 (4.03%) CA
8 4 (3.23%) Trustwave
8 4 (3.23%) Axway
8 4 (3.23%) IBM
8 4 (3.23%) JBoss
9 3 (2.42%) Citrix
10 2 (1.61%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.61%) F5
10 2 (1.61%) EMC
10 2 (1.61%) NetApp
10 2 (1.61%) BT
11 1 (0.81%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.81%) Sourcefire
11 1 (0.81%) Websense
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