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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 112 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.23% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.38% 2.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £442 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £61.00
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
186 192 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.10% 8.93% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 154 109
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -14.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £9.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £175.00 £42.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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 28 July 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
Leeds -1 7 £400 -23.80% 11
Bradford - 3 - -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) CISM
2 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (61.54%) Information Security
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) Unix
5 5 (38.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (38.46%) CCNA
5 5 (38.46%) CISA
5 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 4 (30.77%) COBIT
6 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Security Management
7 3 (23.08%) Network Management
7 3 (23.08%) ISMS
7 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) SABSA
8 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 2 (15.38%) IT Audit

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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Information Security Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Information Specialist
1 5 (38.46%) Security Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Security Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Project Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (15.38%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) ISMS
4 3 (23.08%) Network Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) IT Audit
5 2 (15.38%) SABSA
6 1 (7.69%) CAD
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CISSP
2 9 (69.23%) CISM
3 5 (38.46%) CCNA
3 5 (38.46%) CISA
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCVP
4 1 (7.69%) CEH
4 1 (7.69%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (7.69%) CRISC
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) GIAC
4 1 (7.69%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (38.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (30.77%) COBIT
4 2 (15.38%) SLA
5 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
3 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.69%) Qualys