Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 34 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -1 +14
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 11 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.82% 1.84% 3.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.58% 13.33% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Luton median daily rate £475 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% -15.38%
10th Percentile £423 £480 £425
90th Percentile £581 £570 £594
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £525 £465
% change year-on-year -14.29% +12.90% -28.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Luton median hourly rate - - £22.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 43 45 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 14.93% 13.80% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 31
Luton median daily rate £475 £483 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.55% +13.53% +33.33%
10th Percentile £309 £113 £300
90th Percentile £575 £568 £575
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Luton median hourly rate - £25.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -19.35%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.25 £9.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +80.56% -77.50% +10.34%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Luton over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 July 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 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) MCSE
2 5 (45.45%) MCSA
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) CMMI
3 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (36.36%) High Availability
3 4 (36.36%) Business Transformation
3 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
3 4 (36.36%) Skype
3 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Governance
4 3 (27.27%) Remediation Plan
4 3 (27.27%) GDPR
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment

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 4 (36.36%) Skype for Business
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) NetScaler
1 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 2 (18.18%) BGP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) EIGRP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) OSPF
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) Migration Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Business Transformation
3 4 (36.36%) CMMI
3 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (36.36%) High Availability
4 3 (27.27%) Application Packaging
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Governance
4 3 (27.27%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) IT Audit
5 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
5 2 (18.18%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) MCSA
1 5 (45.45%) MCSE
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCA
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE Security
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (18.18%) HP APS
2 2 (18.18%) VCAP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) GDPR
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Meru Networks
3 2 (18.18%) Trustwave
3 2 (18.18%) Virgin Media