The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 42 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.57% 0.21% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.64% 1.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Nottingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 55 58 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 15.58% 11.93% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 36 25
Median daily rate £389 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £211 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £600 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +72.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Nottingham

PCI DSS
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) ISO27005
1 2 (100.00%) Compliance Audit
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Compliance Audit
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) ISMS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO27005