Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 +7
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.53% 0.92% 0.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 6.97% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 5
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £321 £271
90th Percentile £438 £573 £483
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 112 201 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.52% 13.18% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 153 116
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £185
90th Percentile £488 £450 £519
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £370 £361
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.42% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +78.57% -3.45%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.69 £12.60
90th Percentile £37.10 £43.75 £16.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year - -34.07% +30.00%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Birmingham

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) FMCG
1 5 (71.43%) Service Design
2 4 (57.14%) PMO
2 4 (57.14%) Logistics
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) GDPR
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (42.86%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
4 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 2 (28.57%) Proofpoint
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
1 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Security Manager
3 2 (28.57%) IT Security Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Telephony Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Telephony Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Payments Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) FMCG
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Design
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 3 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (42.86%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 3 (42.86%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) System Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PMO
2 3 (42.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) F5
1 2 (28.57%) LogRhythm
1 2 (28.57%) Proofpoint
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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