The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 24 April 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)
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.94% 1.18% 4.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 11.11% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.04% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Luton with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10 18 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 9.43% 10.59% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 16
Median daily rate £475 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.03% -23.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £118 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £548 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £30.04 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.91%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.24% +13.79%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Luton

PCI DSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Luton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PCI DSS in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Luton region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) HP APS
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (100.00%) Trustwave

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) CMMI
1 1 (100.00%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering
1 1 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCIE
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) HP APS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Meru Networks
1 1 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
Luton
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Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago