The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 91 111 111
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 26 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.21% 0.94% 0.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.87% 10.93% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 16
Median daily rate £450 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £340 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £548 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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%

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
202 247 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.37% 8.58% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 156 155
Median daily rate £425 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 19
Median hourly rate £15.62 £19.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.88% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.64 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.86 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +85.26%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
West Yorkshire +16 20 £450 +5.88% 3
South Yorkshire 0 4 £413 +0.60% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
2 11 (33.33%) Finance
3 10 (30.30%) Network Security
4 9 (27.27%) Office 365
5 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) Information Security
6 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (18.18%) Data Security
8 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.15%) Windows
8 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
9 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
9 4 (12.12%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (12.12%) PCI QSA
9 4 (12.12%) Database Security
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (12.12%) SIEM
9 4 (12.12%) LAN
9 4 (12.12%) SSL
9 4 (12.12%) Sophos
9 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
9 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (9.09%) CISA

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Network Security
3 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 4 (12.12%) SSL
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) ISDN
4 1 (3.03%) Softphone
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Games
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Online Betting
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Architect
1 8 (24.24%) Security Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
2 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Security Technical Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Security Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Information Security Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Information Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Network Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
3 4 (12.12%) Security Operations Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.03%) Handset
5 1 (3.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
1 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Information Security
2 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (18.18%) Data Security
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Database Security
4 4 (12.12%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
4 4 (12.12%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.06%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.06%) ERP
5 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.03%) OWASP
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PCI QSA
2 3 (9.09%) CISA
2 3 (9.09%) CISM
2 3 (9.09%) CISSP
3 2 (6.06%) CRISC
4 1 (3.03%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (6.06%) GDPR
3 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Sophos
2 1 (3.03%) Avaya
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
2 1 (3.03%) Verint