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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 31 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.28% 0.96% 1.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 9.68% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £430 £663
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -35.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £430 £563
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £490 £738
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
75 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 16.38% 9.97% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 28 29
Average daily rate £475 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £288 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.99 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+19.95% -7.89%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) CISSP
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 5 (22.73%) Network Security
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (18.18%) SIEM
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (13.64%) CEH
7 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Internet
7 3 (13.64%) Data Security
8 2 (9.09%) UNIX
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) ISEB
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (9.09%) VBA
8 2 (9.09%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) MS Office
8 2 (9.09%) Splunk
9 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) Network Security
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (13.64%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Yeoman
General
1 19 (86.36%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) IT Security Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Security Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) IT Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Tester
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 2 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (4.55%) VB Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) SIEM
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Data Security
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (4.55%) Test Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
1 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
1 2 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) CISSP
2 3 (13.64%) CEH
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Splunk
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £560 - £610 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago