The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 48 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.95% 1.18% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.09% 11.76% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £381 £555
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £471 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PCI DSS
South West

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 Wiltshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
87 51 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.10% 10.02% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 42
Average daily rate £500 £403 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.22% -5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £476 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -7.25%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Swindon +1 13 £450 +4.65% 3
Malmesbury - - - -
PCI DSS
South West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) CISSP
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) Banking
4 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) SIEM
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.00%) UNIX
6 4 (16.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) Data Security
7 3 (12.00%) Degree
7 3 (12.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) CEH
7 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Test Management
8 2 (8.00%) Splunk
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.00%) SQL
8 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (8.00%) VBA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Consultant
1 7 (28.00%) Security Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) IT Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (16.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (16.00%) SIEM
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (16.00%) Business Transformation
3 3 (12.00%) Data Security
3 3 (12.00%) Information Security
3 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Management
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (8.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) VB
2 1 (4.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) CISSP
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) CEH
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Splunk
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Juniper
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