Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 121 76
Rank change year-on-year -31 -45 +10
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 8 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.72% 2.03%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.83% 5.51% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 34
Surrey median daily rate £531 £525 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +9.09% +11.92%
10th Percentile £487 £363 £370
90th Percentile £563 £633 £621
South East median daily rate £538 £413 £461
% change year-on-year +30.30% -10.57% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £35.75

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 436 363 267
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.13% 13.12% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 265 160
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59% -5.29%
10th Percentile £266 £264 £253
90th Percentile £588 £575 £614
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.83% +33.05% -70.50%
10th Percentile £15.50 £14.51 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.40 £42.14 £36.88
South East median hourly rate £20.04 £25.00 £17.43
% change year-on-year -19.85% +43.43% -41.90%

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 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 16 January 2019. 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
Staines -2 4 £544 - 1
Epsom - 2 £525 -
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 1 £474 -
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (50.00%) CISM
2 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (25.00%) Microservices
4 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (25.00%) GDPR
4 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Splunk
4 2 (25.00%) PKI
4 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Microservices
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISM
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (37.50%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk