Period
to 11 July 2020

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 11 July 2020 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
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 98 156 144
Rank change year-on-year +58 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 9 24 31
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.56% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% 5.66% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 24
Median daily rate £365 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.51% -7.00% +0.05%
10th Percentile £355 £375 £283
90th Percentile £373 £500 £664
South East median daily rate £519 £478 £523
% change year-on-year +8.64% -8.61% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 153 424 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.54% 11.50% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 291 222
Median daily rate £375 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £239 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £623
South East median daily rate £400 £429 £425
% change year-on-year -6.76% +0.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 26 20
Median hourly rate £19.31 £43.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.09% +92.42% -8.07%
10th Percentile £11.78 £19.44 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.88 £52.50 £43.08
Median hourly rate £19.47 £42.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year -54.32% +89.44% +18.42%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Hampshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PCI DSS in Hampshire.

Daily rate trend 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 11 July 2020. 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
Fleet +10 6 - -
Southampton +17 2 £375 -9.64% 2
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2020, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (55.56%) Tech Ops
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) NFS
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
4 3 (33.33%) Change Control
4 3 (33.33%) Project Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) JBoss
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) CCNP
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat

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 2 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
2 2 (22.22%) BGP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Firepower
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) TestRail
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Compliance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Tech Ops
3 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
3 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) Change Control
4 3 (33.33%) Decision-Making
4 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (33.33%) Project Delivery
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) CCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VCP6
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) NFS
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) vCloud
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
2 2 (22.22%) VMware