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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 36 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 9 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.10% 1.84% 0.53%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.52% 17.65% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £404 £688
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £464 £788
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £418
% change year-on-year
+7.27% +0.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £28.64
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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
58 34 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.52% 10.43% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 22 22
Average daily rate £475 £433 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.82% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £400 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £125.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

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 19 September 2014.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (91.43%) Finance
2 12 (34.29%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (31.43%) Windows
3 11 (31.43%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) Web Services
4 8 (22.86%) UNIX
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Juniper
4 8 (22.86%) McAfee
4 8 (22.86%) Banking
4 8 (22.86%) Qualys
5 7 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (20.00%) Linux
5 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.14%) Network Security
7 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (11.43%) SIEM
8 4 (11.43%) Data Security
8 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (8.57%) CISSP
9 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) Retail
10 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
10 2 (5.71%) Splunk
10 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
11 1 (2.86%) ISEB

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) Network Security
3 4 (11.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Yeoman
General
1 32 (91.43%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 10 (28.57%) Consultant
2 10 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (17.14%) Wintel Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Support Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Wintel Support
5 4 (11.43%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (8.57%) IT Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) IT Security Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Designer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Security Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Technical Analysis
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 4 (11.43%) SIEM
4 4 (11.43%) Data Security
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Validation
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Cisco
1 8 (22.86%) Juniper
1 8 (22.86%) McAfee
1 8 (22.86%) Qualys
2 2 (5.71%) Splunk
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
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