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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 206 220 174
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -46
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 65 52 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 0.54% 0.82%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.13% 5.51% 9.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 44
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £387 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PCI DSS
England

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
800 944 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.78% 9.88% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 513 420
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 40 44
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.37 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.70% +14.28%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex - 17 £463 - 3
Hampshire +1 15 £450 +12.50% 5
Surrey -11 13 £458 -2.91% 8
Berkshire -7 10 £365 -14.11% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £525 -
Buckinghamshire +9 2 - -
Kent -14 1 £475 +11.76% 8
Middlesex - 1 £525 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 90 (66.18%) Information Security
2 70 (51.47%) CISSP
3 58 (42.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 57 (41.91%) ITIL
5 49 (36.03%) Firewall
6 45 (33.09%) Cisco
7 43 (31.62%) Intrusion Detection
8 37 (27.21%) Data Centre
9 35 (25.74%) TCP/IP
9 35 (25.74%) Windows
10 34 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 33 (24.26%) CISA
11 33 (24.26%) CISM
12 31 (22.79%) Degree
13 30 (22.06%) Management Information System
14 29 (21.32%) Driving Licence
15 28 (20.59%) Incident Management
16 26 (19.12%) Security Management
17 24 (17.65%) Linux
18 23 (16.91%) Qualys
18 23 (16.91%) Data Protection
18 23 (16.91%) Cisco Certification
18 23 (16.91%) Project Management
18 23 (16.91%) SIEM
19 21 (15.44%) Internet
19 21 (15.44%) IBM
20 20 (14.71%) Change Management
20 20 (14.71%) Finance
21 19 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
21 19 (13.97%) Security Architecture

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (3.68%) JBoss
2 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.74%) SAS
4 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.68%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.94%) MS Project
4 1 (0.74%) MS Office
4 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.41%) SaaS
2 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.21%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.47%) IaaS
4 2 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (36.03%) Firewall
2 43 (31.62%) Intrusion Detection
3 35 (25.74%) TCP/IP
4 21 (15.44%) Internet
5 17 (12.50%) DNS
6 16 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (11.76%) DHCP
7 15 (11.03%) MPLS
7 15 (11.03%) Network Security
8 14 (10.29%) WAN
9 13 (9.56%) Ethernet
9 13 (9.56%) SAN
10 12 (8.82%) SSL
11 11 (8.09%) ADSL
11 11 (8.09%) IPsec
11 11 (8.09%) ISDN
12 10 (7.35%) LAN
12 10 (7.35%) VPN
13 9 (6.62%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.74%) FishEye
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 20 (14.71%) Finance
2 5 (3.68%) Legal
2 5 (3.68%) Retail
3 4 (2.94%) Banking
3 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.21%) Billing
5 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (22.79%) Analyst
1 31 (22.79%) Architect
2 24 (17.65%) Security Architect
3 21 (15.44%) Security Analyst
4 15 (11.03%) Security Manager
5 12 (8.82%) Project Manager
6 11 (8.09%) Consultant
6 11 (8.09%) Network Engineer
6 11 (8.09%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.62%) Security Consultant
8 8 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Cisco Support
8 8 (5.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Information Security Consultant
8 8 (5.88%) Network Support
8 8 (5.88%) Network Support Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.88%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 3 (2.21%) Middleware
3 2 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.74%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.21%) Data Centre
2 30 (22.06%) Management Information System
3 29 (21.32%) Driving Licence
4 15 (11.03%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (10.29%) Smartcard
6 12 (8.82%) Cryptography
6 12 (8.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (7.35%) Computer Science
8 10 (7.35%) Mathematics
9 6 (4.41%) FMCG
9 6 (4.41%) PKI
10 5 (3.68%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (3.68%) e-Health
10 5 (3.68%) FlexPod
10 5 (3.68%) Mainframe
11 4 (2.94%) AS400
11 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (2.94%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (25.74%) Windows
2 24 (17.65%) Linux
3 11 (8.09%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.15%) AIX
4 7 (5.15%) Solaris
5 6 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.68%) Data ONTAP
6 5 (3.68%) Unix
6 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.74%) CentOS
8 1 (0.74%) Kali Linux
8 1 (0.74%) SUSE
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (66.18%) Information Security
2 57 (41.91%) ITIL
3 28 (20.59%) Incident Management
4 26 (19.12%) Security Management
5 23 (16.91%) Data Protection
5 23 (16.91%) Project Management
5 23 (16.91%) SIEM
6 20 (14.71%) Change Management
7 19 (13.97%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (13.97%) Security Architecture
8 18 (13.24%) Security Operations
8 18 (13.24%) TOGAF
9 17 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 17 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 15 (11.03%) ITIL V3
10 15 (11.03%) SABSA
10 15 (11.03%) Waterfall
11 14 (10.29%) Capacity Management
11 14 (10.29%) Security Patching
12 13 (9.56%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.41%) Python
2 5 (3.68%) Perl
3 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.74%) C
4 1 (0.74%) C++
4 1 (0.74%) Java
4 1 (0.74%) Ruby
4 1 (0.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 70 (51.47%) CISSP
2 33 (24.26%) CISA
2 33 (24.26%) CISM
3 31 (22.79%) Degree
4 23 (16.91%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (12.50%) GCIH
6 14 (10.29%) CCNP
7 13 (9.56%) CCNA
7 13 (9.56%) GCIA
7 13 (9.56%) IISP
8 10 (7.35%) CEH
9 5 (3.68%) CRISC
9 5 (3.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (3.68%) MCSE
9 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (3.68%) NCDA
9 5 (3.68%) SANS
10 4 (2.94%) GIAC
10 4 (2.94%) RHCSA
10 4 (2.94%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (42.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (11.03%) COBIT
3 15 (11.03%) ISO 9001
4 14 (10.29%) ISO27005
5 11 (8.09%) ISAE 3402
6 6 (4.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (3.68%) Disclosure Scotland
8 4 (2.94%) COSO
8 4 (2.94%) ISO27002
8 4 (2.94%) JSP 440
8 4 (2.94%) SAS 70
9 3 (2.21%) ISO22301
9 3 (2.21%) SLA
10 1 (0.74%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.68%) vSphere
4 4 (2.94%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (9.56%) RSA Security Analytics
2 8 (5.88%) Puppet
3 4 (2.94%) WSUS
4 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Satellite
4 3 (2.21%) RSA Archer
4 3 (2.21%) SCCM
5 2 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.74%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.74%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.74%) Packer
6 1 (0.74%) vRealize
6 1 (0.74%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 45 (33.09%) Cisco
2 23 (16.91%) Qualys
3 21 (15.44%) IBM
4 18 (13.24%) Intel Security
4 18 (13.24%) Microsoft
4 18 (13.24%) VMware
5 14 (10.29%) F5
6 13 (9.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 11 (8.09%) ArcSight
7 11 (8.09%) Cyberoam
7 11 (8.09%) NetWitness
7 11 (8.09%) Tripwire
8 10 (7.35%) Oracle
8 10 (7.35%) Sun
9 6 (4.41%) Juniper
9 6 (4.41%) Splunk
10 5 (3.68%) CA
10 5 (3.68%) NetApp
10 5 (3.68%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.94%) CheckPoint
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