Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 90 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7 +21
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.50% 0.74% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.71% 5.12% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Hertfordshire median daily rate £380 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.91% +29.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £368 £417 £340
90th Percentile £468 £576 £580
East of England median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year - +18.75% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £27.60

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 170 215 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 10.64% 14.42% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 89 61
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +25.67%
10th Percentile £206 £263 £210
90th Percentile £538 £600 £500
East of England median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -66.67% +69.81%
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £19.34 £35.25
% change year-on-year -6.90% -45.15% +0.71%

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 16 October 2018. 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
Welwyn Garden City -13 5 - -
Watford - 1 £475 - 1
PCI DSS
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (62.50%) Strategic Planning
2 5 (62.50%) COBIT
2 5 (62.50%) QA
2 5 (62.50%) COSO
2 5 (62.50%) OWASP
2 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE
2 5 (62.50%) SABSA
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Change Management
2 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (62.50%) Law
2 5 (62.50%) Patch Management
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (62.50%) GDPR
2 5 (62.50%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) API Development
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) CQRS
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Content Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 5 (62.50%) Law
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Security Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Security Technical Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) OWASP
1 5 (62.50%) Patch Management
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE
1 5 (62.50%) Programme Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) SABSA
1 5 (62.50%) Security Architecture
1 5 (62.50%) Strategic Planning
1 5 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) API Development
2 2 (25.00%) CQRS
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) COBIT
1 5 (62.50%) COSO
1 5 (62.50%) GDPR
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP