Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 77 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 -21 +2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 11 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.10% 0.89% 2.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.38% 8.62% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 25
West Sussex median daily rate £429 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.13% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £404 £390 £378
90th Percentile £508 £500 £510
South East median daily rate £413 £461 £450
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.75 £52.56
% change year-on-year - -31.99% +16.81%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 149 116 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.90% 10.38% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 111
West Sussex median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% - +18.52%
10th Percentile £266 £242 £263
90th Percentile £538 £547 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 5
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.11% +181.25% -61.90%
10th Percentile £14.35 £45.00 £12.10
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
South East median hourly rate £26.83 £17.43 £30.00
% change year-on-year +53.94% -41.90% +63.22%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in West Sussex

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in West Sussex

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 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
Gatwick - 3 - -
East Grinstead +8 2 £429 +7.13%
Crawley -7 2 £463 -2.63%
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
PCI DSS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
1 9 (81.82%) CISM
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) COBIT
3 7 (63.64%) GDPR
4 6 (54.55%) Data Privacy
5 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
6 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (36.36%) Tufin
6 4 (36.36%) Splunk
6 4 (36.36%) Qualys
6 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 4 (36.36%) SSCP
6 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Data Security
6 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
6 4 (36.36%) SANS
7 3 (27.27%) CISA
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 3 (27.27%) Windows
7 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
7 3 (27.27%) ISACA
8 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (18.18%) PKI
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 6 (54.55%) Security Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Information Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Governance Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Security Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) CCTV
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Data Privacy
3 5 (45.45%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (36.36%) Data Security
5 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Information Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (18.18%) Line Management
6 2 (18.18%) Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISM
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) SANS
2 4 (36.36%) SSCP
3 3 (27.27%) CISA
3 3 (27.27%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) COBIT
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (63.64%) GDPR
3 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Qualys
1 4 (36.36%) Splunk
1 4 (36.36%) Tufin
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware