The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 4 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 18 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.65% 3.36% 5.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.65% 17.86% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Median daily rate - £550 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 -
PCI DSS
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.04% 18.79% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 21
Median daily rate £475 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Luton

PCI DSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

PCI DSS Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Luton region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 6 (60.00%) vSphere
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) MCITP
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
2 6 (60.00%) Solaris
2 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) CCIE
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) CommVault
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) NetScaler
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) HSRP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
1 9 (90.00%) Technical Architect
2 7 (70.00%) VMware Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Virtualisation Technical Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (60.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) MCITP
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCDE
2 3 (30.00%) CCIE
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) VCAP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) vSphere
2 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Citrix
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) 3PAR
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) CommVault
3 3 (30.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (30.00%) Meru Networks