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 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 93 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 22 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.10% 0.68% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.46% 7.19% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 1
Average daily rate £420 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
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
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
192 167 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.60% 9.53% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 117 64
Average daily rate £420 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.30% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £247 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.72% +18.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £40.00 £14.75
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 West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -4 20 £420 +0.90% 8
Bradford +11 1 £550 +10.00%
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 17 (70.83%) 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%) CEH
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (50.00%) Cisco
5 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (45.83%) Security Management
6 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
6 11 (45.83%) Ethical Hacking
7 10 (41.67%) Data Security
8 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (25.00%) Computer Security
9 6 (25.00%) Information Security
9 6 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (20.83%) CISA
11 4 (16.67%) CISM
11 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
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%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (8.33%) WCF
13 2 (8.33%) WF

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Extranet
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) OLAP
1 2 (8.33%) OLTP
1 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
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%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Auditor
4 2 (8.33%) Security Auditor
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Security Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall 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 Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) REST
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) WCF
1 2 (8.33%) WF
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Solaris
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
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 6 (25.00%) Computer Security
4 6 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (8.33%) B2B
5 2 (8.33%) B2C
5 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) IT Audit
5 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) CISSP
2 14 (58.33%) MCSA
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (54.17%) CEH
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.83%) CISA
5 4 (16.67%) 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%) GIAC
8 1 (4.17%) ISSAP
8 1 (4.17%) SANS
8 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (25.00%) 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
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (4.17%) Forcepoint
2 1 (4.17%) LogRhythm
2 1 (4.17%) Qualys
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow