Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 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)
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 25 28
Rank change year-on-year -5 +3 +7
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 11 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.86% 2.88% 4.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.64% 18.92% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 14
Luton median daily rate £479 - £563
10th Percentile £460 - £385
90th Percentile £554 - £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £485 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -7.62% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire 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 Luton with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 59 37 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 20.70% 15.23% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 17 47
Luton median daily rate £465 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +15.15% -2.94%
10th Percentile £372 £188 £213
90th Percentile £575 £608 £638
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Luton median hourly rate £50.78 - £14.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.89 - £15.50

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 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 21 January 2018, 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 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
2 7 (63.64%) GDPR
3 6 (54.55%) Security Operations
3 6 (54.55%) COBIT
4 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) MCSE
5 3 (27.27%) MCSA
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) CCA
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
6 2 (18.18%) Remediation Plan

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Information Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Information Security
2 7 (63.64%) Supplier Management
3 6 (54.55%) Security Operations
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 4 (36.36%) Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
6 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
6 2 (18.18%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 1 (9.09%) Analytics
7 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 1 (9.09%) High Availability
7 1 (9.09%) Information Security Governance
7 1 (9.09%) SABSA
7 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (18.18%) CCA
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) CCNP
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) ISSAP
4 1 (9.09%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
4 1 (9.09%) VCAP
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) GDPR
2 6 (54.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) 3PAR
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) CommVault
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) VMware