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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 208 204 184
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 48 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.48% 0.48% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.76% 6.27% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 28
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £279 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £438
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -9.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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
833 718 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.32% 7.59% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 383 321
Average daily rate £380 £363 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 32
Average hourly rate £21.28 £25.50 £12.95
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.56% +96.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £9.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.30 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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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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
Hampshire +4 15 £413 +13.79% 2
Surrey +4 15 £425 -8.10% 2
Berkshire -13 9 £396 -11.94% 9
Oxfordshire - 5 £435 -
Buckinghamshire +1 2 - - 2
Kent - 2 £250 -
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England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 66 (50.77%) CISSP
2 56 (43.08%) ITIL
3 42 (32.31%) Information Security
3 42 (32.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (30.00%) CISM
5 37 (28.46%) Firewall
5 37 (28.46%) Cisco
6 33 (25.38%) Telecoms
7 32 (24.62%) Risk Management
7 32 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 31 (23.85%) Cisco Certification
9 30 (23.08%) VPN
10 28 (21.54%) Risk Assessment
11 25 (19.23%) CRISC
12 24 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
12 24 (18.46%) PRINCE2
12 24 (18.46%) Linux
13 23 (17.69%) Microsoft
13 23 (17.69%) Network Security
14 22 (16.92%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (16.92%) Degree
14 22 (16.92%) CCNP
14 22 (16.92%) CheckPoint
15 20 (15.38%) IPsec
15 20 (15.38%) OSPF
16 19 (14.62%) Internet
16 19 (14.62%) RIP
16 19 (14.62%) Windows
16 19 (14.62%) OWASP
17 18 (13.85%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (2.31%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.77%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.38%) MS Project
3 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (28.46%) Firewall
2 30 (23.08%) VPN
3 23 (17.69%) Network Security
4 22 (16.92%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (15.38%) IPsec
5 20 (15.38%) OSPF
6 19 (14.62%) Internet
6 19 (14.62%) RIP
7 18 (13.85%) SSL
8 17 (13.08%) LAN
9 12 (9.23%) VLAN
9 12 (9.23%) Wireless
10 11 (8.46%) WLAN
10 11 (8.46%) WAN
10 11 (8.46%) Cisco ISE
11 10 (7.69%) MPLS
12 9 (6.92%) VoIP
13 6 (4.62%) TCP/IP
13 6 (4.62%) IP Telephony
14 5 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 33 (25.38%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.08%) Finance
3 5 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.08%) Turkish Language
4 4 (3.08%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Legal
5 3 (2.31%) Publishing
6 2 (1.54%) Banking
7 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (27.69%) Security Consultant
1 36 (27.69%) Consultant
2 21 (16.15%) Security Engineer
3 20 (15.38%) Analyst
4 16 (12.31%) Design Engineer
5 15 (11.54%) Security Analyst
6 13 (10.00%) Security Specialist
7 12 (9.23%) IP Engineer
7 12 (9.23%) Project Manager
7 12 (9.23%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.38%) Network Specialist
8 7 (5.38%) Information Security Analyst
8 7 (5.38%) Security Manager
8 7 (5.38%) Information Analyst
9 6 (4.62%) Architect
9 6 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Network Support
10 5 (3.85%) Network Design Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) Network Security Specialist
11 4 (3.08%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.08%) Web Services
1 4 (3.08%) .NET
2 3 (2.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) SecurID
2 13 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.69%) PKI
5 6 (4.62%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.08%) Smart Meter
6 4 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.31%) Statistics
8 2 (1.54%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.54%) AS400
8 2 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.77%) CMDB
9 1 (0.77%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.46%) Linux
2 19 (14.62%) Windows
3 4 (3.08%) CentOS
3 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.31%) AIX
4 3 (2.31%) Solaris
5 2 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (43.08%) ITIL
2 42 (32.31%) Information Security
3 32 (24.62%) Risk Management
3 32 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (21.54%) Risk Assessment
5 24 (18.46%) Penetration Testing
5 24 (18.46%) PRINCE2
6 19 (14.62%) OWASP
7 18 (13.85%) Change Control
8 15 (11.54%) eTOM
9 13 (10.00%) Security Management
10 12 (9.23%) Data Protection
10 12 (9.23%) Validation
11 10 (7.69%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.69%) ISMS
11 10 (7.69%) Demand Forecasting
12 9 (6.92%) Cyber Security
12 9 (6.92%) Security Architecture
13 8 (6.15%) Information Security Management
13 8 (6.15%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.85%) SQL
2 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
2 4 (3.08%) C#
2 4 (3.08%) Java
3 2 (1.54%) Python
3 2 (1.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (50.77%) CISSP
2 39 (30.00%) CISM
3 31 (23.85%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (19.23%) CRISC
5 22 (16.92%) Degree
5 22 (16.92%) CCNP
6 16 (12.31%) SC Cleared
6 16 (12.31%) Security Cleared
7 12 (9.23%) CISA
8 11 (8.46%) CCNA
9 5 (3.85%) CCDP
9 5 (3.85%) CCIE
9 5 (3.85%) CCSP
9 5 (3.85%) Check Point Certification
10 4 (3.08%) GCIH
11 3 (2.31%) GCIA
12 2 (1.54%) MCSE
12 2 (1.54%) PMP
12 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (32.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (7.69%) COBIT
3 7 (5.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (2.31%) COSO
5 2 (1.54%) GPG13
6 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Squid
2 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.31%) Firmware
3 2 (1.54%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.31%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.77%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 37 (28.46%) Cisco
2 23 (17.69%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.92%) CheckPoint
4 16 (12.31%) F5
5 15 (11.54%) Tufin
5 15 (11.54%) Fortinet
5 15 (11.54%) AlgoSec
6 11 (8.46%) VMware
6 11 (8.46%) CA
7 5 (3.85%) Redback
7 5 (3.85%) Radware
7 5 (3.85%) Nokia
7 5 (3.85%) Juniper
8 4 (3.08%) IBM
9 3 (2.31%) McAfee
9 3 (2.31%) Citrix
10 2 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.54%) Websense
10 2 (1.54%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.77%) Tripwire
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