The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.20% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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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 Slough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
45 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 14.15% 5.47% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 5
Average daily rate £375 £383 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +53.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £245 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -5.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.69
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Slough

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Turkish Language
2 5 (41.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) CISA
5 1 (8.33%) CISM
5 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (8.33%) PKI
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
General
1 5 (41.67%) Turkish Language
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Security Manager
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ERP
2 3 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Database Security
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CISSP
1 1 (8.33%) CISA
1 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley