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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 349 331 322
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -9
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 50 84 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.74% 4.47% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 54 45
Average daily rate
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£513 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £370 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £763 £525 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
1825 1881 1645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.98% 7.83% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1270 1331 1150
Average daily rate £450 £471 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 41
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.10 £82.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.53 £20.64
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -10.25%

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 December 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 December 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 -14 10 £700 +68.67% 7
Bromley 0 1 £550 +29.41%
Croydon - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
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England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 46 (34.59%) Information Security
2 32 (24.06%) Finance
3 31 (23.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (22.56%) Firewall
5 23 (17.29%) CISSP
5 23 (17.29%) Network Security
6 22 (16.54%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (15.79%) Security Architecture
8 20 (15.04%) Cisco
9 18 (13.53%) E-Commerce
10 17 (12.78%) Telecoms
11 16 (12.03%) Windows
12 15 (11.28%) Linux
12 15 (11.28%) CISM
12 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (11.28%) Retail
13 14 (10.53%) Data Protection
14 13 (9.77%) Java
14 13 (9.77%) Oracle
14 13 (9.77%) VPN
14 13 (9.77%) CheckPoint
14 13 (9.77%) SIEM
15 12 (9.02%) SQL
15 12 (9.02%) Juniper
15 12 (9.02%) Data Security
15 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
16 11 (8.27%) UNIX
16 11 (8.27%) TCP/IP
16 11 (8.27%) Data Protection Act
17 10 (7.52%) .NET

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 5 (3.76%) IIS
1 5 (3.76%) JBoss
2 2 (1.50%) Apache
2 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.50%) CICS
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.75%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.75%) Jetty
3 1 (0.75%) nginx
3 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Office
1 3 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.56%) Firewall
2 23 (17.29%) Network Security
3 13 (9.77%) VPN
4 11 (8.27%) TCP/IP
5 10 (7.52%) WAN
5 10 (7.52%) Wireless
6 9 (6.77%) DNS
7 8 (6.02%) IPsec
8 7 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (5.26%) SSL
8 7 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (4.51%) LAN
9 6 (4.51%) OSPF
10 5 (3.76%) BGP
10 5 (3.76%) Internet
10 5 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (3.76%) WLAN
10 5 (3.76%) ADSL
11 4 (3.01%) LDAP
11 4 (3.01%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.26%) DB2
2 3 (2.26%) MySQL
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) JUnit
1 6 (4.51%) Maven
2 5 (3.76%) Selenium
2 5 (3.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.01%) Subversion
3 4 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.75%) YouTrack
5 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.75%) XPEDITER
5 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.75%) JIRA
General
1 32 (24.06%) Finance
2 17 (12.78%) Telecoms
3 15 (11.28%) Retail
4 9 (6.77%) Legal
4 9 (6.77%) Banking
5 5 (3.76%) Local Government
6 4 (3.01%) Back Office
6 4 (3.01%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.50%) Games
8 1 (0.75%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (16.54%) Consultant
2 21 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 20 (15.04%) Architect
4 14 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 14 (10.53%) Security Architect
5 11 (8.27%) Security Manager
5 11 (8.27%) Analyst
6 9 (6.77%) Firewall Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Security Specialist
7 8 (6.02%) Programme Manager
7 8 (6.02%) Developer
7 8 (6.02%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Information Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.51%) Network Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (3.76%) Application Security Specialist
10 5 (3.76%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.52%) .NET
2 6 (4.51%) J2EE
2 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.51%) JSP
2 6 (4.51%) Struts
2 6 (4.51%) XML
2 6 (4.51%) Hibernate
2 6 (4.51%) Spring
2 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (4.51%) HTML
3 5 (3.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.50%) Middleware
5 1 (0.75%) LAMP
5 1 (0.75%) JavaBeans
5 1 (0.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.75%) Java EE
5 1 (0.75%) Drools
5 1 (0.75%) ISPF
5 1 (0.75%) Web Services
5 1 (0.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
2 11 (8.27%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (6.77%) Freedom of Information
4 8 (6.02%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.01%) PKI
5 4 (3.01%) CESG
5 4 (3.01%) CESG CLAS
5 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.26%) EPoS
6 3 (2.26%) RMADS
7 2 (1.50%) FMCG
7 2 (1.50%) Open Source
7 2 (1.50%) Online Games
7 2 (1.50%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.50%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.50%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.75%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Windows
2 15 (11.28%) Linux
3 11 (8.27%) UNIX
4 5 (3.76%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.26%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.26%) Windows Vista
5 3 (2.26%) Android
6 2 (1.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.50%) Debian
6 2 (1.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Solaris
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.59%) Information Security
2 22 (16.54%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (15.79%) Security Architecture
4 18 (13.53%) E-Commerce
5 15 (11.28%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 13 (9.77%) SIEM
8 12 (9.02%) Data Security
9 10 (7.52%) ITIL
9 10 (7.52%) OWASP
10 9 (6.77%) Information Assurance
10 9 (6.77%) Cyber Security
10 9 (6.77%) Project Management
10 9 (6.77%) Risk Management
10 9 (6.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 8 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.02%) Scrum
12 7 (5.26%) MVC
12 7 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 7 (5.26%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.77%) Java
2 12 (9.02%) SQL
3 8 (6.02%) PL/SQL
4 6 (4.51%) C#
4 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.51%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.26%) Python
5 3 (2.26%) Perl
6 2 (1.50%) C++
6 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.50%) Ruby
6 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.75%) JCL
7 1 (0.75%) REXX
7 1 (0.75%) COBOL
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (17.29%) CISSP
2 15 (11.28%) CISM
3 10 (7.52%) Degree
4 8 (6.02%) Security Cleared
5 7 (5.26%) CISA
5 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.51%) GIAC
6 6 (4.51%) PCI QSA
6 6 (4.51%) ISACA
7 5 (3.76%) CCNP
8 4 (3.01%) CCNA
8 4 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.26%) CCIE
9 3 (2.26%) GCIH
9 3 (2.26%) CEH
9 3 (2.26%) CRISC
9 3 (2.26%) JNCIP
9 3 (2.26%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (23.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.26%) QA
4 5 (3.76%) GPG13
5 3 (2.26%) COBIT
6 2 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.75%) BS7799
7 1 (0.75%) BS25999
7 1 (0.75%) HIPAA
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) Snort
2 4 (3.01%) Squid
2 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.75%) NFS
5 1 (0.75%) RACF
5 1 (0.75%) XenServer
5 1 (0.75%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.75%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) FortiGate
2 4 (3.01%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (2.26%) CA Spectrum
3 3 (2.26%) Nagios
3 3 (2.26%) Nessus
4 2 (1.50%) ZENworks
4 2 (1.50%) SCCM
4 2 (1.50%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.50%) Puppet
4 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.75%) Cacti
5 1 (0.75%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.75%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 20 (15.04%) Cisco
2 13 (9.77%) Oracle
2 13 (9.77%) CheckPoint
3 12 (9.02%) Juniper
4 9 (6.77%) F5
5 6 (4.51%) Websense
5 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.76%) Sourcefire
7 4 (3.01%) Fortinet
7 4 (3.01%) SonicWALL
7 4 (3.01%) 3Com
7 4 (3.01%) SolarWinds
7 4 (3.01%) Aruba
7 4 (3.01%) Blue Coat
7 4 (3.01%) Stonesoft
7 4 (3.01%) Dell
7 4 (3.01%) McAfee
7 4 (3.01%) CA
8 3 (2.26%) HP
8 3 (2.26%) IBM
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