The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 22 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 18 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.47% 2.34% 3.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.30% 21.43% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 12
Median daily rate £488 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £360 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 -
PCI DSS
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
47 42 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.29% 10.94% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 75
Median daily rate £440 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £122.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon 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 Swindon

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 16 (42.11%) Information Security
3 14 (36.84%) Banking
4 13 (34.21%) Retail
5 12 (31.58%) Security Architecture
6 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) CISSP
8 7 (18.42%) Qualys
9 6 (15.79%) Firewall
10 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
10 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) .NET
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.16%) IIS
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.16%) WCF
10 5 (13.16%) AppFabric
10 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
10 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (13.16%) Test Planning
11 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
11 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (10.53%) Data Privacy
11 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
11 4 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
11 4 (10.53%) Presales
11 4 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.16%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.89%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) TACACS
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 14 (36.84%) Banking
3 13 (34.21%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Architect
2 13 (34.21%) Security Architect
3 9 (23.68%) Information Architect
3 9 (23.68%) Information Security Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Security Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Applications Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Security Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Dashboard Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Development Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Information Security Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Security Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Splunk Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Security Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) AppFabric
1 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET
1 5 (13.16%) WCF
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.26%) RIA
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
1 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Information Security
2 12 (31.58%) Security Architecture
3 5 (13.16%) Data Protection
3 5 (13.16%) Software Testing
3 5 (13.16%) Test Planning
4 4 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (10.53%) Data Privacy
4 4 (10.53%) Defect Management
4 4 (10.53%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (10.53%) Presales
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.53%) Threat Modelling
5 3 (7.89%) Compliance Management
5 3 (7.89%) ETL
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (7.89%) Prototyping
5 3 (7.89%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) CISSP
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.53%) ISEB
4 3 (7.89%) CISM
5 2 (5.26%) CHECK Team Member
5 2 (5.26%) CLAS
5 2 (5.26%) CREST Certified
6 1 (2.63%) CCSP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Qualys
3 4 (10.53%) Sourcefire
4 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.63%) F5
6 1 (2.63%) Infoblox