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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 102 104
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 13 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.70% 1.05% 0.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.13% 10.27% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 9
Median daily rate £500 £351 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.45% -17.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £325 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £458 £530
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%  

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 Hampshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 212 224 246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 11.41% 10.27% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 160 154
Median daily rate £450 £389 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.75% +0.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 20
Median hourly rate £42.50 £15.00 £26.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.33% -42.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £12.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £117.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 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
Fleet +23 3 £500 +49.25%
Basingstoke +5 2 £525 +50.07% 1
Winchester +7 1 £475 +5.55%
Hook - 1 £513 - 1
Southampton - 1 £660 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 25 (55.56%) Information Security
3 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 19 (42.22%) Intrusion Detection
5 17 (37.78%) Cisco
6 16 (35.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 15 (33.33%) Windows
7 15 (33.33%) Security Operations
7 15 (33.33%) Splunk
8 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
9 13 (28.89%) JBoss
9 13 (28.89%) Apache
9 13 (28.89%) Change Management
9 13 (28.89%) Management Information System
9 13 (28.89%) Degree
10 12 (26.67%) Network Security
10 12 (26.67%) Finance
10 12 (26.67%) Project Management
11 11 (24.44%) CISSP
11 11 (24.44%) DNS
11 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
11 11 (24.44%) VMware
11 11 (24.44%) F5
11 11 (24.44%) Database Security
12 10 (22.22%) PA-DSS
12 10 (22.22%) PKI
12 10 (22.22%) Tripwire
12 10 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
12 10 (22.22%) ITIL
12 10 (22.22%) Internet

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 13 (28.89%) Apache
1 13 (28.89%) JBoss
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
2 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 19 (42.22%) Intrusion Detection
3 12 (26.67%) Network Security
4 11 (24.44%) DNS
5 10 (22.22%) Internet
6 9 (20.00%) MPLS
7 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
8 6 (13.33%) DHCP
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 3 (6.67%) HSRP
10 3 (6.67%) ICMP
10 3 (6.67%) ISDN
10 3 (6.67%) LAN
10 3 (6.67%) PSTN
10 3 (6.67%) SNMP
10 3 (6.67%) SSL
10 3 (6.67%) WAN
10 3 (6.67%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Gradle
2 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
2 1 (2.22%) JUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Architect
2 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Security Specialist
3 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (11.11%) IT Architect
6 5 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Network Architect
8 3 (6.67%) CISSP Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Lead Security Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Network Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) Security Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Security Operations Specialist
8 3 (6.67%) SIEM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) 802.1X
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) XML
3 1 (2.22%) CGI
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
3 1 (2.22%) Java EE
3 1 (2.22%) JDBC
3 1 (2.22%) JSF
3 1 (2.22%) REST
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 13 (28.89%) Management Information System
3 10 (22.22%) PKI
4 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
4 8 (17.78%) Driving Licence
5 7 (15.56%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (11.11%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (11.11%) Reference Data
7 2 (4.44%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (2.22%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) Unix
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Information Security
2 15 (33.33%) Security Operations
3 13 (28.89%) Change Management
4 12 (26.67%) Project Management
5 11 (24.44%) Database Security
6 10 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
7 9 (20.00%) Capacity Management
7 9 (20.00%) Computer Security
7 9 (20.00%) Cryptography
7 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 9 (20.00%) Security Patching
7 9 (20.00%) UML
8 8 (17.78%) DevOps
8 8 (17.78%) Information Assurance
8 8 (17.78%) Network Architecture
8 8 (17.78%) Server Hardening
9 7 (15.56%) Email Filtering
9 7 (15.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) Perl
1 4 (8.89%) Python
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) C++
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) CISSP
3 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
4 7 (15.56%) GCIH
4 7 (15.56%) GIAC
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) CCNP
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.67%) RHCSA
7 2 (4.44%) CISM
8 1 (2.22%) CCSA
8 1 (2.22%) CCSE
8 1 (2.22%) CCSP
8 1 (2.22%) CEH
8 1 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (2.22%) CLAS
8 1 (2.22%) ISSAP
8 1 (2.22%) PCI QSA
8 1 (2.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (22.22%) PA-DSS
3 7 (15.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (4.44%) PMO
4 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
5 1 (2.22%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (8.89%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) Nagios
4 2 (4.44%) Opsview
4 2 (4.44%) QRadar
5 1 (2.22%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Cisco
2 15 (33.33%) Splunk
3 14 (31.11%) Red Hat
4 11 (24.44%) F5
4 11 (24.44%) VMware
5 10 (22.22%) Tripwire
6 8 (17.78%) Gemalto
6 8 (17.78%) Kaspersky
6 8 (17.78%) NetApp
7 6 (13.33%) HP
7 6 (13.33%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.67%) Cyberoam
8 3 (6.67%) Juniper
8 3 (6.67%) Qualys
9 2 (4.44%) ArcSight
9 2 (4.44%) Brocade
9 2 (4.44%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (2.22%) Arqiva
10 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
Hook, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £275 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
FT Select
Rate: From £475 to £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago