The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 57 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.14% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.64% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00
PCI DSS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
61 79 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.03% 11.21% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 58 31
Median daily rate £450 £431 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Cardiff +20 1 £475 +35.71%
PCI DSS
Wales

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Wales region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) NX-OS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Telephony Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) Meraki
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft