Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 74 87
Rank change year-on-year -50 +13 -8
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 19 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.69% 2.12% 2.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.11% 16.41% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 34 15
Surrey median daily rate £538 £444 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.13% +3.20% -9.47%
10th Percentile £363 £370 £369
90th Percentile £635 £603 £590
South East median daily rate £414 £455 £450
% change year-on-year -9.07% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Surrey median hourly rate - - £52.50
South East median hourly rate - £35.75 £52.50
% change year-on-year - -31.90% +16.67%

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 Surrey with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 372 256 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.50% 12.91% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 153 166
Surrey median daily rate £425 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +13.33%
10th Percentile £272 £263 £186
90th Percentile £575 £623 £584
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 19
Surrey median hourly rate £19.63 £14.75 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.05% -71.90% +162.50%
10th Percentile £14.51 £11.25 £23.21
90th Percentile £42.14 £36.88 £62.40
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £17.43 £30.25
% change year-on-year +43.43% -42.38% +57.14%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Surrey

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Surrey

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Surrey over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in Surrey

PCI DSS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PCI DSS in Surrey

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. 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
Guildford +3 3 £625 +20.48%
Staines -7 3 - -
Woking -2 2 £378 -0.66%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - - 1
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) DNS
4 5 (26.32%) CISSP
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) Fedora
5 4 (21.05%) Debian
5 4 (21.05%) JTAPI
5 4 (21.05%) Softphone
5 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) SSH
5 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
5 4 (21.05%) JIRA
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) TAPI
5 4 (21.05%) PA-DSS
5 4 (21.05%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) IPsec
5 4 (21.05%) Process Management
5 4 (21.05%) CTI
5 4 (21.05%) RTP
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 4 (21.05%) Red Hat

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) DNS
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (21.05%) CTI
2 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) HTTPS
2 4 (21.05%) IPsec
2 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 4 (21.05%) PBX
2 4 (21.05%) RTP
2 4 (21.05%) Softphone
2 4 (21.05%) SSH
2 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Multicast
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Platform Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) JTAPI
1 4 (21.05%) LDAP
1 4 (21.05%) RFC 2833
1 4 (21.05%) TAPI
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) PKI
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Debian
1 4 (21.05%) Fedora
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
1 4 (21.05%) Ubuntu
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
1 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Presales
2 4 (21.05%) Process Management
2 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
4 2 (10.53%) Internal Audit
4 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) CISSP
2 3 (15.79%) CISA
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CCDP
3 2 (10.53%) CCNA
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CASP
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) CRISC
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PCI QSA
4 1 (5.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) PA-DSS
3 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) vCenter Server
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
4 3 (15.79%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
5 2 (10.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
5 2 (10.53%) Tradeweb
6 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.26%) Aruba
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) Radianz
6 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.26%) TippingPoint