Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 6 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)
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 107 125
Rank change year-on-year +38 +18 0
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 8 15 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 0.92% 0.77% 1.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.67% 7.39% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 25
Median daily rate £575 £523 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.05% +16.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £401 £378
90th Percentile £650 £600 £686
West Yorkshire median daily rate £575 £523 £450
% change year-on-year +10.05% +16.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 75 203 319
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 8.58% 10.40% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 113 203
Median daily rate £440 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -3.53% +4.29%
10th Percentile £325 £182 £282
90th Percentile £655 £585 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £380 £406
% change year-on-year +5.26% -6.46% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 9
Median hourly rate £22.55 £22.55 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.03% +50.35% +25.00%
10th Percentile £20.50 £13.03 £11.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate £22.55 £20.46 £15.00
% change year-on-year +10.20% +36.38% +25.00%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Leeds

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Leeds

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PCI DSS in Leeds over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 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 Leeds region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (25.00%) FISMA
4 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Ansible
4 2 (25.00%) Coaching
4 2 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) PMI
4 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) HIPAA
4 2 (25.00%) AWS
4 2 (25.00%) CBAP
5 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Puppet

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (25.00%) AWS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
1 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (37.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CBAP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (25.00%) FISMA
3 2 (25.00%) HIPAA
4 1 (12.50%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware