Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 15 January 2019 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 88 86
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +5
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 7 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.48% 0.72% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.29% 5.39% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £370 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -39.59% +27.60%
10th Percentile £350 £360 £373
90th Percentile £485 £380 £688
East of England median daily rate £425 £470 £525
% change year-on-year -9.57% -10.48% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 163 204 136
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.23% 13.39% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 85 77
Hertfordshire median daily rate £394 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £173 £225 £150
90th Percentile £550 £595 £593
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -64.44% +114.26%
10th Percentile £11.40 £12.95 £43.00
90th Percentile £37.40 £47.50 £47.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.44 £26.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year -34.05% -33.90% +14.29%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Hertfordshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 £400 -
PCI DSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) Threat Management
2 4 (57.14%) GDPR
2 4 (57.14%) Master's Degree
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 4 (57.14%) Law
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) COSO
2 4 (57.14%) OWASP
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) COBIT
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) SABSA
3 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (57.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Security Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Security Technical Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
1 4 (57.14%) TOGAF Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Patch Management
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Data Security
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) OWASP
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE
2 4 (57.14%) SABSA
2 4 (57.14%) Security Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Threat Management
2 4 (57.14%) Threat Modelling
2 4 (57.14%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) COBIT
1 4 (57.14%) COSO
1 4 (57.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft