Period
to 27 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 27 April 2018 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)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
27 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 93 95
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +7
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 10 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 0.32% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.69% 2.62% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 8
Bristol median daily rate £475 £506 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.17% +29.81% +9.86%
10th Percentile £413 £478 £348
90th Percentile £538 £524 £582
South West median daily rate £425 £488 £438
% change year-on-year -12.82% +11.43% -1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 213 191 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.43% 12.15% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 115 155
Bristol median daily rate £398 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.20% +7.14% -4.44%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £192
90th Percentile £564 £514 £495
South West median daily rate £413 £385 £363
% change year-on-year +7.27% +6.21% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 17
Bristol median hourly rate £36.00 £26.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -38.82% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £43.90 £60.63 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £39.88 £38.75 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.90% -7.74% +5.00%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Bristol

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Bristol

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Bristol over the 6 months to 27 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 7 (70.00%) CISA
4 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) SABSA
5 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 2 (20.00%) ISSAP
5 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (20.00%) COBIT
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) SAML
6 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
6 1 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) LDAP
6 1 (10.00%) GSEC

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (10.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Information Officer
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security Officer
1 5 (50.00%) Security Officer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Security Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) CESG
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) SABSA
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Database Security
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (10.00%) OWASP
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
2 8 (80.00%) CISM
3 7 (70.00%) CISA
4 2 (20.00%) ISSAP
5 1 (10.00%) GSEC
5 1 (10.00%) OSCP
5 1 (10.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) COBIT
2 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (10.00%) GDPR
3 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) IAG
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle