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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.47% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.97% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £428
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +133.33%

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
62 76 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.79% 13.10% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 19
Median daily rate £375 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £28.75 £57.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.56% +418.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 - 12 £375 -
PCI DSS
Wales

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (46.15%) CISSP
3 6 (46.15%) CISM
4 4 (30.77%) CISA
4 4 (30.77%) Avaya
4 4 (30.77%) ISMS
5 3 (23.08%) COBIT
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (23.08%) SIEM
5 3 (23.08%) CRISC
5 3 (23.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Security Management
5 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) GIAC
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment

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 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Information Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Security Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) ICT Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Project Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Advisor
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Information Security
2 6 (46.15%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (30.77%) ISMS
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Forensics
4 3 (23.08%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) SIEM
4 3 (23.08%) Supplier Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Security Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) CISM
1 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) CISA
3 3 (23.08%) CRISC
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (23.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Avaya
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) VMware