The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 4 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.15% - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+2.64% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
147 233 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.26% 11.65% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 172 96
Median daily rate £410 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £130 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £500 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £11.88 £14.68 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.09% -2.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-12.06% +38.09%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford - 1 £550 -
Leeds - 1 £475 - 6
Wakefield - 1 - -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 16 (66.67%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) MCSA
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) CEH
5 11 (45.83%) Ethical Hacking
5 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
5 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 11 (45.83%) Security Management
6 10 (41.67%) Data Security
6 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (29.17%) Information Security
9 6 (25.00%) CISA
9 6 (25.00%) Computer Security
10 5 (20.83%) CISM
11 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
12 3 (12.50%) Unix
12 3 (12.50%) CISMP
12 3 (12.50%) COBIT
12 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
12 3 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
12 3 (12.50%) SSAE 16
13 2 (8.33%) IT Audit
13 2 (8.33%) SABSA
13 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Security Specialist
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Auditor
3 3 (12.50%) IT Auditor
3 3 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Auditor
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Auditor
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security Auditor
5 1 (4.17%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Project Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SOC Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Ethical Hacking
2 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
2 11 (45.83%) Security Management
3 10 (41.67%) Data Security
4 7 (29.17%) Information Security
5 6 (25.00%) Computer Security
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) IT Audit
6 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) SABSA
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Security Auditing
7 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) MCSA
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (54.17%) CEH
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (25.00%) CISA
5 5 (20.83%) CISM
6 3 (12.50%) CISMP
7 2 (8.33%) CCIE
7 2 (8.33%) CCNP
7 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (4.17%) CCNA
8 1 (4.17%) CCSP
8 1 (4.17%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (4.17%) GIAC
8 1 (4.17%) ISSAP
8 1 (4.17%) SANS
8 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
4 3 (12.50%) COBIT
4 3 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (12.50%) SSAE 16
5 1 (4.17%) QA
5 1 (4.17%) Val IT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
1 1 (4.17%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) BMC
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
3 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
3 1 (4.17%) Qualys
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow