The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 70 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.34% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.45% 4.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £409 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
PCI DSS
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
116 70 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.97% 7.95% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 38
Average daily rate £420 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -82.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PCI DSS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) NetWitness
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
4 2 (25.00%) Qualys
4 2 (25.00%) F5
5 1 (12.50%) ISMS
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
1 2 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
1 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 4 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) ISMS
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CEH
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
3 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) NetWitness
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 2 (25.00%) Qualys
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £410 per day
Posted: 3 days ago