The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.23% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.23% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +8.97%
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
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
31 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.98% 7.62% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 6
Average daily rate £370 £368 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £515 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +52.63%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

PCI DSS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 7 (87.50%) Information Assurance
2 7 (87.50%) RMADS
2 7 (87.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) ISO27005
2 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) CISSP
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) CESG
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (12.50%) CISMP
4 1 (12.50%) BS25999

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 6 (75.00%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CESG
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Ethical Hacking
2 7 (87.50%) Information Assurance
2 7 (87.50%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Security
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISMP
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (87.50%) ISO27005
2 7 (87.50%) RMADS
3 1 (12.50%) BS25999