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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 80 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 26 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.40% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.57% 5.81% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £420 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £61.00
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
167 155 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.97% 9.56% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 85 42
Median daily rate £400 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £518 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £15.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+206.45% +24.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +9.31%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 33 (56.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 31 (53.45%) Information Security
3 26 (44.83%) PKI
3 26 (44.83%) CISSP
4 24 (41.38%) Windows
4 24 (41.38%) CISM
4 24 (41.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
6 17 (29.31%) Firewall
6 17 (29.31%) Network Security
6 17 (29.31%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (27.59%) Intel Security
7 16 (27.59%) Unix
7 16 (27.59%) SIEM
8 15 (25.86%) Cybersecurity
8 15 (25.86%) Symantec
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
9 14 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (24.14%) Security Management
9 14 (24.14%) Threat Management
9 14 (24.14%) Splunk
10 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
10 13 (22.41%) COBIT
11 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
11 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
12 11 (18.97%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (17.24%) Information Security Management
14 9 (15.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 9 (15.52%) Intrusion Detection
14 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter

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 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (6.90%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) Firewall
1 17 (29.31%) Network Security
2 9 (15.52%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (8.62%) VLAN
4 4 (6.90%) DHCP
4 4 (6.90%) DNS
4 4 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.90%) iSCSI
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.45%) LDAP
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
6 1 (1.72%) MPLS
6 1 (1.72%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.72%) SAN
6 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.72%) VoIP
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Consultant
1 22 (37.93%) Security Consultant
2 15 (25.86%) Analyst
3 14 (24.14%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.34%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) Security Management Consultant
6 4 (6.90%) SIEM Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Security Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (44.83%) PKI
2 12 (20.69%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.72%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 16 (27.59%) Unix
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Information Security
2 24 (41.38%) Vulnerability Management
3 17 (29.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (27.59%) SIEM
5 15 (25.86%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (24.14%) Security Management
6 14 (24.14%) Threat Management
7 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
8 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
9 11 (18.97%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (17.24%) Information Security Management
11 9 (15.52%) Email Filtering
11 9 (15.52%) Kalman Filter
11 9 (15.52%) Web Filtering
12 4 (6.90%) Security Architecture
13 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
13 3 (5.17%) ITIL
13 3 (5.17%) Planning and Forecasting
13 3 (5.17%) Risk Assessment
14 2 (3.45%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) C
3 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.45%) Perl
3 2 (3.45%) Python
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (44.83%) CISSP
2 24 (41.38%) CISM
3 7 (12.07%) CEH
3 7 (12.07%) GCIH
4 4 (6.90%) CCNA
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.90%) MCSA
4 4 (6.90%) MCSE
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.45%) CISMP
6 1 (1.72%) CISA
6 1 (1.72%) PCI QSA
6 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (56.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (22.41%) COBIT
3 9 (15.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.72%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 1 (1.72%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.72%) QA
4 1 (1.72%) SSAE 16
4 1 (1.72%) Val IT
System Software
1 23 (39.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.90%) NFS
3 4 (6.90%) vSphere
3 4 (6.90%) Xen
4 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (24.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Intel Security
2 15 (25.86%) Symantec
3 14 (24.14%) Splunk
4 7 (12.07%) Qualys
4 7 (12.07%) VMware
5 6 (10.34%) Cisco
5 6 (10.34%) Citrix
5 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 5 (8.62%) HP
7 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.90%) IBM
7 4 (6.90%) NetApp
8 2 (3.45%) Lumension
8 2 (3.45%) Oracle
9 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.72%) Avaya
9 1 (1.72%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.72%) Juniper
9 1 (1.72%) Sophos
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