Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 18 November 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 84 68
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16 -13
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 7 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.86% 0.084% 1.01%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.51% 1.39% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 - £300
10th Percentile £351 - £256
90th Percentile £531 - £426
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -18.18% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 127 72 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.53% 6.03% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 34 90
South Yorkshire median daily rate £405 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% -5.00% +19.40%
10th Percentile £100 £122 £255
90th Percentile £595 £496 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +18.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £21.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.19% +48.28% -32.56%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.78 £12.83
% change year-on-year +15.06% +15.16% -32.47%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in South Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in South Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in South Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PCI DSS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +20 6 £475 - 1
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CEH
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
3 3 (42.86%) Qualys
3 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (42.86%) GCIA
3 3 (42.86%) GCIH
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) CISA
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Security Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Information Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows NT
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 3 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Security
3 2 (28.57%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Investment Management
3 2 (28.57%) OWASP
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) CEH
1 5 (71.43%) CISM
1 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 3 (42.86%) CISA
2 3 (42.86%) GCIA
2 3 (42.86%) GCIH
3 2 (28.57%) CRISC
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Qualys
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) Varonis
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds