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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East / Surrey
Rank 76 83 57
Rank change year-on-year +7 -26  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 13 18 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.11% 1.40% 2.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.03% 11.25% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 5
Median daily rate £405 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.73% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £550 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
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 Surrey with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 144 160 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 12.32% 12.45% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 85 89
Median daily rate £430 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £202 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £50.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.00% +222.58%  
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 6 £388 -
Guildford - 1 £438 -
Reigate - 1 £463 -
PCI DSS
South East

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 14 (43.75%) Finance
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 12 (37.50%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (28.13%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
6 6 (18.75%) Change Management
6 6 (18.75%) Network Security
6 6 (18.75%) TippingPoint
6 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
6 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
6 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (18.75%) Service Management
6 6 (18.75%) Juniper
6 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
6 6 (18.75%) Nagios
6 6 (18.75%) SOAP
6 6 (18.75%) DHCP
6 6 (18.75%) HTTP
6 6 (18.75%) DNS
6 6 (18.75%) HTTPS
6 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 6 (18.75%) FireEye
6 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
6 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture

PCI DSS
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) HTTP
2 6 (18.75%) HTTPS
2 6 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security
3 5 (15.63%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) Intranet
3 5 (15.63%) LAN
3 5 (15.63%) VPN
3 5 (15.63%) WAN
4 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.25%) CTI
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
5 2 (6.25%) X.25
6 1 (3.13%) ICMP
6 1 (3.13%) MPLS
6 1 (3.13%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Security Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) AWS Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Data Centre Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Telephony Manager
6 2 (6.25%) VMWare Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) REST
1 6 (18.75%) SOAP
2 5 (15.63%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (15.63%) JMS
2 5 (15.63%) Middleware
2 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (12.50%) JAXB
3 4 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.25%) IVR
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Unix
6 3 (9.38%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Solaris
7 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Network Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Service Management
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (15.63%) Regulatory Compliance
4 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
5 4 (12.50%) Information Security
5 4 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 4 (12.50%) Release Management
5 4 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Information Assurance
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCIE
1 5 (15.63%) CCSP
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) CISA
3 2 (6.25%) CISM
3 2 (6.25%) CRISC
4 1 (3.13%) GCIH
4 1 (3.13%) GIAC
4 1 (3.13%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.63%) PA-DSS
3 3 (9.38%) QA
4 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Blue Coat
2 6 (18.75%) CheckPoint
2 6 (18.75%) FireEye
2 6 (18.75%) Juniper
2 6 (18.75%) Palo Alto
2 6 (18.75%) TippingPoint
3 5 (15.63%) F5
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Infor
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.13%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec
5 1 (3.13%) Tufin
5 1 (3.13%) Verint
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas