Period
to 19 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 19 February 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)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 40 49
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 -11
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 2 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.32% 3.42% 2.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.90% 20.91% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 9
Swindon median daily rate £525 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -11.09%
10th Percentile £513 £388 £355
90th Percentile £538 £575 £593
Wiltshire median daily rate £469 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -10.71% +10.53% -6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 105 110 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 16.80% 16.37% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 87 73
Swindon median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -11.11%
10th Percentile £348 £259 £289
90th Percentile £626 £575 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate - - £122.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £34.75 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -15.24% -3.53% +183.33%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Swindon

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Privacy
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft