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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 44 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.13% 1.68% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 18.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £413 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £428
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +133.33%

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
32 38 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.01% 9.11% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 12
Median daily rate £540 £410 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.70% +23.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £310 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 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 20 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds