The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 67 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 34 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 0.54% 0.079%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.54% 5.76% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £420 - -
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 £27.60 - -
PCI DSS
North West

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 Manchester region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
174 139 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.79% 9.31% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 66 35
Median daily rate £375 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £650 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £47.50 £11.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+331.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

PCI DSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PCI DSS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 36 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (57.14%) Information Security
3 25 (44.64%) CISSP
4 22 (39.29%) PKI
5 21 (37.50%) CISM
5 21 (37.50%) Windows
5 21 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
6 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 18 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 16 (28.57%) Network Security
9 15 (26.79%) Unix
9 15 (26.79%) Security Management
9 15 (26.79%) Intel Security
10 14 (25.00%) Symantec
10 14 (25.00%) Risk Management
10 14 (25.00%) Firewall
10 14 (25.00%) SIEM
10 14 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (23.21%) Splunk
11 13 (23.21%) Threat Management
11 13 (23.21%) Norton AntiVirus
11 13 (23.21%) Finance
12 12 (21.43%) COBIT
12 12 (21.43%) Information Security Management
13 11 (19.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 11 (19.64%) Penetration Testing
13 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
13 11 (19.64%) Security Operations
14 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
15 8 (14.29%) Microsoft

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.36%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Network Security
2 14 (25.00%) Firewall
3 7 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (7.14%) VLAN
5 3 (5.36%) DHCP
5 3 (5.36%) DNS
5 3 (5.36%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (5.36%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.57%) LDAP
7 1 (1.79%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.79%) LAN
7 1 (1.79%) MPLS
7 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.79%) SAN
7 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.79%) VoIP
7 1 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (23.21%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (44.64%) Consultant
1 25 (44.64%) Security Consultant
2 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 8 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Vulnerability Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) IT Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) IT Security Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Security Management Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (39.29%) PKI
2 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
3 10 (17.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.36%) Social Media
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 15 (26.79%) Unix
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) Information Security
2 21 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
3 18 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (26.79%) Security Management
5 14 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 14 (25.00%) SIEM
6 13 (23.21%) Threat Management
7 12 (21.43%) Information Security Management
8 11 (19.64%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (19.64%) Security Operations
9 7 (12.50%) Email Filtering
9 7 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (12.50%) Web Filtering
10 6 (10.71%) Security Architecture
11 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (5.36%) Incident Management
11 3 (5.36%) ITIL
11 3 (5.36%) OWASP
11 3 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) C
4 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.57%) Perl
4 2 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) CISSP
2 21 (37.50%) CISM
3 5 (8.93%) CEH
3 5 (8.93%) GCIH
4 3 (5.36%) CCNA
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) MCSE
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.57%) CISMP
6 1 (1.79%) CISA
6 1 (1.79%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (64.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (21.43%) COBIT
3 11 (19.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.79%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.79%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.79%) QA
4 1 (1.79%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.79%) Val IT
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.36%) NFS
3 3 (5.36%) vSphere
3 3 (5.36%) Xen
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Intel Security
2 14 (25.00%) Symantec
3 13 (23.21%) Splunk
4 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 6 (10.71%) Cisco
5 6 (10.71%) Qualys
5 6 (10.71%) VMware
6 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.14%) Citrix
6 4 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (5.36%) IBM
7 3 (5.36%) NetApp
8 2 (3.57%) Lumension
8 2 (3.57%) Oracle
9 1 (1.79%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.79%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) Sophos
Manchester, Lancashire
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