The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 148 211 206
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -5
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 112 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.13% 0.31% 0.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.68% 4.19% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 18 19
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£450 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
819 621 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.26% 7.29% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 297 323
Average daily rate £360 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £458 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 24 70
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £72.00 £39.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -7.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PCI DSS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the South East region.

PCI DSS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +42 47 £450 +15.38% 4
Hampshire -4 25 £525 +19.31% 2
Surrey +10 21 £488 +25.00%
Buckinghamshire -7 6 £419 - 1
Middlesex - 5 £500 -
Kent - 4 - -
East Sussex 0 2 £324 -35.25% 1
West Sussex -1 2 £375 -21.05% 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Sussex - - - -
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PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 65 (38.46%) ITIL
2 63 (37.28%) CISSP
3 50 (29.59%) Information Security
4 45 (26.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 44 (26.04%) Cisco
5 44 (26.04%) Firewall
6 40 (23.67%) Telecoms
7 34 (20.12%) CISM
7 34 (20.12%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (18.93%) Risk Management
8 32 (18.93%) Windows
8 32 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (16.57%) CheckPoint
10 27 (15.98%) VPN
11 26 (15.38%) Network Security
11 26 (15.38%) CRISC
12 25 (14.79%) Microsoft
12 25 (14.79%) OSPF
13 24 (14.20%) Risk Assessment
14 22 (13.02%) Finance
14 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
14 22 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (12.43%) Penetration Testing
15 21 (12.43%) IPsec
15 21 (12.43%) CCNP
15 21 (12.43%) PRINCE2
16 19 (11.24%) Change Control
17 18 (10.65%) SIEM
17 18 (10.65%) Internet
17 18 (10.65%) Degree

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.14%) IIS
2 4 (2.37%) Apache
2 4 (2.37%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.59%) Retail-J
1 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.59%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Office 365
1 1 (0.59%) SaaS
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (26.04%) Firewall
2 27 (15.98%) VPN
3 26 (15.38%) Network Security
4 25 (14.79%) OSPF
5 22 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
6 21 (12.43%) IPsec
7 18 (10.65%) Internet
8 16 (9.47%) RIP
9 15 (8.88%) MPLS
10 14 (8.28%) SSL
10 14 (8.28%) LAN
11 12 (7.10%) Cisco PIX
12 11 (6.51%) VoIP
12 11 (6.51%) WAN
13 9 (5.33%) BGP
13 9 (5.33%) TCP/IP
14 8 (4.73%) Wireless
15 7 (4.14%) SNMP
15 7 (4.14%) WLAN
15 7 (4.14%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.78%) MySQL
2 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 40 (23.67%) Telecoms
2 22 (13.02%) Finance
3 11 (6.51%) Turkish Language
4 6 (3.55%) Retail
5 5 (2.96%) Publishing
6 4 (2.37%) Banking
7 3 (1.78%) Advertising
8 2 (1.18%) Back Office
8 2 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (19.53%) Consultant
1 33 (19.53%) Security Consultant
2 25 (14.79%) Security Specialist
2 25 (14.79%) Analyst
3 23 (13.61%) Security Analyst
4 16 (9.47%) Security Engineer
5 13 (7.69%) Architect
5 13 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 13 (7.69%) Security Manager
6 11 (6.51%) Developer
6 11 (6.51%) Network Engineer
6 11 (6.51%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 9 (5.33%) Information Security Specialist
7 9 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 9 (5.33%) Information Specialist
8 7 (4.14%) Security Architect
8 7 (4.14%) Network Design Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.14%) IP Engineer
9 6 (3.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.10%) Web Services
2 11 (6.51%) .NET
3 1 (0.59%) REST
3 1 (0.59%) LAMP
3 1 (0.59%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.59%) JMS
3 1 (0.59%) SOAP
3 1 (0.59%) XML
3 1 (0.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) SecurID
1 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.92%) Cryptography
3 9 (5.33%) PKI
3 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.73%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (3.55%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.78%) IVR
7 2 (1.18%) Open Source
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.59%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.59%) CMDB
8 1 (0.59%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.59%) EPoS
8 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.93%) Windows
2 15 (8.88%) Linux
3 9 (5.33%) UNIX
4 7 (4.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.55%) CentOS
5 6 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.46%) ITIL
2 50 (29.59%) Information Security
3 32 (18.93%) Risk Management
3 32 (18.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.20%) Risk Assessment
5 21 (12.43%) Penetration Testing
5 21 (12.43%) PRINCE2
6 19 (11.24%) Change Control
7 18 (10.65%) SIEM
8 17 (10.06%) Security Management
9 16 (9.47%) Data Protection
9 16 (9.47%) OWASP
9 16 (9.47%) Security Architecture
9 16 (9.47%) eTOM
9 16 (9.47%) Cyber Security
10 13 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (7.69%) Analytics
11 12 (7.10%) Security Testing
11 12 (7.10%) Data Security
11 12 (7.10%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.47%) SQL
2 11 (6.51%) T-SQL
2 11 (6.51%) C#
2 11 (6.51%) Java
3 8 (4.73%) Python
3 8 (4.73%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.78%) PHP
5 2 (1.18%) Perl
5 2 (1.18%) Ruby
6 1 (0.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 63 (37.28%) CISSP
2 34 (20.12%) CISM
2 34 (20.12%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (15.38%) CRISC
4 22 (13.02%) Security Cleared
5 21 (12.43%) CCNP
6 18 (10.65%) Degree
7 16 (9.47%) SC Cleared
8 13 (7.69%) CISA
9 12 (7.10%) CCSP
10 11 (6.51%) CCIE
11 8 (4.73%) CCNA
11 8 (4.73%) CCDP
11 8 (4.73%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (1.78%) BC Cleared
12 3 (1.78%) MAPM
12 3 (1.78%) PMP
12 3 (1.78%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (0.59%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (26.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (10.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (4.14%) COBIT
4 3 (1.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.37%) Snort
4 3 (1.78%) Firmware
5 2 (1.18%) Squid
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.59%) XenApp
6 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.18%) SCCM
3 1 (0.59%) Nessus
3 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 44 (26.04%) Cisco
2 28 (16.57%) CheckPoint
3 25 (14.79%) Microsoft
4 16 (9.47%) Fortinet
5 15 (8.88%) F5
6 13 (7.69%) Tufin
6 13 (7.69%) AlgoSec
7 12 (7.10%) VMware
8 8 (4.73%) Juniper
8 8 (4.73%) Tripwire
9 7 (4.14%) CA
9 7 (4.14%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.14%) Oracle
10 6 (3.55%) IBM
10 6 (3.55%) Sun
10 6 (3.55%) Nokia
10 6 (3.55%) Radware
10 6 (3.55%) Redback
11 3 (1.78%) ArcSight
11 3 (1.78%) Barracuda Networks
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Randstad Technologies
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