The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 68 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 19 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.48% 1.16% 0.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.18% 12.03% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
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£471 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PCI DSS
South East

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
134 133 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 10.46% 9.62% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 67 26
Average daily rate £450 £363 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -8.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £199 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £26.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

PCI DSS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Surrey region.

PCI DSS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Staines +15 12 £494 +32.55%
Cobham -5 3 £470 -1.05%
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 27 (77.14%) CISSP
2 26 (74.29%) CISM
2 26 (74.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (62.86%) Risk Management
4 20 (57.14%) CRISC
5 19 (54.29%) ITIL
5 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (45.71%) Information Security
6 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
8 13 (37.14%) OWASP
8 13 (37.14%) Change Control
9 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 9 (25.71%) Security Management
11 8 (22.86%) Security Testing
11 8 (22.86%) PKI
11 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
11 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
12 7 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
12 7 (20.00%) Finance
12 7 (20.00%) Information Security Management
13 6 (17.14%) CISA
14 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 5 (14.29%) ISMS
14 5 (14.29%) Smart Meter
14 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (14.29%) Information Management
15 3 (8.57%) Statistics
15 3 (8.57%) PDCA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) MPLS
1 1 (2.86%) ISDN
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) VoIP
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
1 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.86%) VPN
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
1 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.86%) VLAN
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Consultant
2 23 (65.71%) Security Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Security Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Security Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support
6 1 (2.86%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Security Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) PKI
1 8 (22.86%) Cryptography
2 7 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) Smart Meter
4 3 (8.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) CentOS
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) Risk Management
2 19 (54.29%) ITIL
2 19 (54.29%) Penetration Testing
3 16 (45.71%) Information Security
3 16 (45.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (37.14%) OWASP
5 13 (37.14%) Change Control
6 10 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.71%) Security Management
8 8 (22.86%) Security Testing
8 8 (22.86%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (20.00%) Data Protection
9 7 (20.00%) Information Security Management
10 5 (14.29%) ISMS
10 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.29%) Information Management
11 3 (8.57%) PDCA
12 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
12 2 (5.71%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 27 (77.14%) CISSP
2 26 (74.29%) CISM
3 20 (57.14%) CRISC
4 6 (17.14%) CISA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (74.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco