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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 38 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 10 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.56% 2.61% 0.32%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 18.03% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Average daily rate £550 £563 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +30.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
40 61 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.26% 14.49% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 34
Average daily rate £425 £513 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +23.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £370 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £122.50 £15.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+716.66% -58.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

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 14 February 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) CISSP
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) SIEM
3 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
4 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) ISO22301
6 3 (16.67%) ISO27005
6 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
6 3 (16.67%) ISO27002
6 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (11.11%) Information Security
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Test Management
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.11%) Splunk
7 2 (11.11%) ArcSight

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 (5.56%) MS Visio
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 5 (27.78%) Security Consultant
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Compliance Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Process Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Auditor
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) SIEM
1 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Security Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 3 (16.67%) Security Operations
4 3 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (11.11%) Test Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) BPMN
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) UML
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) ISO22301
2 3 (16.67%) ISO27002
2 3 (16.67%) ISO27005
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) ArcSight
1 2 (11.11%) Splunk
Swindon
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Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day + Negotiable
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