Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 18 November 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 121 134
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 +7
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 17 54 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.48% 1.39% 1.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.78% 12.53% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 36 46
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £281 £287 £406
90th Percentile £498 £588 £579
South East median daily rate £429 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -5.82% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.75 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 450 431 557
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 12.78% 11.07% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 275 330
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £225
90th Percentile £553 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
% change year-on-year - +4.58% +9.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 39
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.26% +43.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.78 £43.75 £52.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £21.36 £21.55
% change year-on-year +17.07% -0.90% +26.24%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +10 4 £495 +10.00%
Fleet -4 4 £350 -3.31% 2
Basingstoke -21 3 £400 -
Southampton +10 1 - -
Winchester +4 1 £575 +27.78%
Portsmouth -3 1 £285 -50.43%
Hook - 1 £275 -
Petersfield - 1 £350 -
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 8 (47.06%) Perl
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
1 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) Apache
1 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Satellite
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) CISSP
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) LDAP
5 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 4 (23.53%) Middleware
5 4 (23.53%) GIAC
5 4 (23.53%) Information Security
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) GCIH
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
5 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
5 4 (23.53%) SaaS
5 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
5 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 8 (47.06%) Apache
1 8 (47.06%) JBoss
1 8 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) LDAP
3 4 (23.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) DMZ
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Specialist
2 2 (11.76%) Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Information Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (5.88%) IT Architect
3 1 (5.88%) IT Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (5.88%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Security Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Security Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) SIEM
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Server Hardening
4 3 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (11.76%) BCP
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Security Hardening
5 2 (11.76%) Stress Testing
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) GCIH
2 4 (23.53%) GIAC
3 3 (17.65%) RHCSA
4 1 (5.88%) CEH
4 1 (5.88%) CSSLP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 22301
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Puppet
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (17.65%) SELinux
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Tripwire
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft