The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.18% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£444 - -
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 - -
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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 Southampton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
57 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.41% 7.61% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 22 6
Average daily rate £525 £315 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £544 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.92% -13.33%
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 Southampton

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

PCI DSS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Digital Forensics
3 2 (28.57%) Turkish Language
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
General
1 2 (28.57%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Incident Management
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Forensics
2 2 (28.57%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) VMware