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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 72 78 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 20 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.40% 1.00% 0.95%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.23% 13.68% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
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£425 £448 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% +19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £446 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
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
104 95 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.27% 7.32% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 34
Average daily rate £439 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Average hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.91 £15.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.98 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +14.28%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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
Staines - 7 £500 -
Cobham -6 1 - -
Redhill -6 1 - - 1
Weybridge - 1 £425 -
Guildford - 1 - -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (72.97%) Information Security
2 20 (54.05%) CISSP
3 19 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (37.84%) Vulnerability Management
5 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
5 13 (35.14%) Security Management
5 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
5 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (32.43%) Finance
6 12 (32.43%) CISM
7 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
8 9 (24.32%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
10 7 (18.92%) Security Testing
10 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (18.92%) COBIT
10 7 (18.92%) PKI
10 7 (18.92%) Cryptography
10 7 (18.92%) CRISC
11 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
12 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
12 5 (13.51%) OWASP
13 4 (10.81%) Smart Meter
13 4 (10.81%) Change Control
13 4 (10.81%) CISA
14 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
14 3 (8.11%) ISMS
14 3 (8.11%) Information Management
15 2 (5.41%) Firewall

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) SoftLayer
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) VoIP
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
1 2 (5.41%) VPN
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) MPLS
2 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
2 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
2 1 (2.70%) VLAN
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) ATM
2 1 (2.70%) ISDN
2 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (75.68%) Consultant
2 21 (56.76%) Security Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) IT Consultant
3 7 (18.92%) IT Security Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Security Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (18.92%) Cryptography
2 7 (18.92%) PKI
3 4 (10.81%) Smart Meter
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) IVR
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) CentOS
1 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) Vulnerability Management
3 13 (35.14%) E-Commerce
3 13 (35.14%) Security Management
3 13 (35.14%) Risk Management
3 13 (35.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (24.32%) ITIL
6 8 (21.62%) Data Protection
7 7 (18.92%) Security Testing
7 7 (18.92%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (16.22%) Information Security Management
9 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
9 5 (13.51%) OWASP
10 4 (10.81%) Change Control
11 3 (8.11%) Information Management
11 3 (8.11%) ISMS
12 2 (5.41%) SDLC
12 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
13 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) CISSP
2 12 (32.43%) CISM
3 7 (18.92%) CRISC
4 4 (10.81%) CISA
5 2 (5.41%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) SAP