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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 37 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 2 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.60% 3.05% 4.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.69% 22.45% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 16
Average daily rate £575 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.19% -3.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
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
26 49 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.83% 13.57% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 39 56
Average daily rate £500 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £316 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) CISSP
3 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
4 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) SIEM
4 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
6 3 (18.75%) ISO27002
6 3 (18.75%) ISO22301
6 3 (18.75%) ISO27005
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
6 3 (18.75%) Splunk
6 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
6 3 (18.75%) ITIL
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
6 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
7 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
8 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (6.25%) BPMN

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 6 (37.50%) Security Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 2 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Process Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Security Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Auditor
6 1 (6.25%) Business Architect
6 1 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Security Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Security Architecture
1 6 (37.50%) SIEM
1 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
3 3 (18.75%) Security Operations
3 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) BPMN
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) UML
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) ISO22301
2 3 (18.75%) ISO27002
2 3 (18.75%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Splunk
2 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.25%) Qualys
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