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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 40 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 21 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.05% 1.60% 2.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.08% 12.79% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 14
Median daily rate £513 £550 £541
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £530 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.56 -

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
91 86 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.21% 12.48% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 61 71
Median daily rate £400 £370 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £230 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Swindon +7 13 £488 -11.36% 1
PCI DSS
South West

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 26 (66.67%) Information Security
2 18 (46.15%) Finance
3 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (38.46%) Cyber Defence
5 14 (35.90%) Security Architecture
6 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (33.33%) Retail
7 12 (30.77%) Banking
8 11 (28.21%) Data Security
9 10 (25.64%) Splunk
10 9 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (23.08%) Reference Data
10 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
10 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
10 9 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 9 (23.08%) VMware
10 9 (23.08%) Intel Security
10 9 (23.08%) CISSP
11 8 (20.51%) Network Security
12 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
12 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
12 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
12 6 (15.38%) WCF
12 6 (15.38%) AppFabric
12 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (15.38%) Test Planning
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.38%) .NET
12 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.38%) IIS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Network Security
2 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.56%) ATM
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.56%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 18 (46.15%) Finance
2 13 (33.33%) Retail
3 12 (30.77%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Architect
2 15 (38.46%) Security Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Information Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Information Security Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Applications Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Security Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Consultant
8 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
1 6 (15.38%) AppFabric
1 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 6 (15.38%) WCF
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Cyber Defence
2 9 (23.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (23.08%) Reference Data
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (5.13%) RIA
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Information Security
2 14 (35.90%) Security Architecture
3 13 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (28.21%) Data Security
5 6 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 6 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 5 (12.82%) Defect Management
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.82%) Threat Modelling
7 4 (10.26%) Data Privacy
7 4 (10.26%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (10.26%) Security Monitoring
7 4 (10.26%) Security Operations
7 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (10.26%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 3 (7.69%) Prototyping
8 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) CISSP
1 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 9 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.82%) ISEB
4 4 (10.26%) CISM
5 3 (7.69%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (7.69%) CREST Certified
6 2 (5.13%) CLAS
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.56%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) Opsview
3 1 (2.56%) QRadar
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Splunk
2 9 (23.08%) Intel Security
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.56%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.56%) Brocade
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) F5
5 1 (2.56%) Juniper