Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 December 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 139 149
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -2
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 31 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.89% 0.52% 0.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.14% 4.31% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 8
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £338 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -27.03% +10.12%
10th Percentile £350 £260 £364
90th Percentile £575 £513 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £338 £450
% change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 381 371 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.00% 12.16% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 248 220
West Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £245 £213
90th Percentile £549 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 13 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £20.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +37.93% +15.26%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.12 £11.23
90th Percentile £25.50 £22.29 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.24 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.18% +37.93% +16.00%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in West Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in West Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in West Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Leeds +9 21 £475 +40.74% 6
Halifax - 7 £500 -
Wakefield - 2 £400 -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 16 (51.61%) Information Security
2 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (35.48%) CISSP
3 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
3 11 (35.48%) Retail
4 9 (29.03%) CISM
4 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (22.58%) Security Architecture
5 7 (22.58%) SOA
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) Unix
6 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (19.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 5 (16.13%) PCI QSA
7 5 (16.13%) CCNA
7 5 (16.13%) Java
7 5 (16.13%) Perl
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (9.68%) GDPR
9 3 (9.68%) IBM Sterling
9 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (9.68%) ISACA
9 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
9 3 (9.68%) Axway
9 3 (9.68%) Firewall
9 3 (9.68%) IBM
9 3 (9.68%) ETL
9 3 (9.68%) Red Hat

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.45%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
3 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.45%) ProC
General
1 11 (35.48%) Retail
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Security Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) IT Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) IT Security Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Security Consultant
5 6 (19.35%) Information Analyst
5 6 (19.35%) Information Security Analyst
6 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce Consultant
7 4 (12.90%) CISSP Consultant
8 3 (9.68%) Architect
8 3 (9.68%) Security Architect
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Information Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Information Security Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Analyst
9 2 (6.45%) DBA
9 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle DBA
9 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
1 2 (6.45%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.45%) PKI
1 2 (6.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
1 6 (19.35%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Information Security
2 11 (35.48%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) Security Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) SOA
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) SIEM
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.23%) IT Audit
7 1 (3.23%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) Java
1 5 (16.13%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) C
2 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) CISSP
2 9 (29.03%) CISM
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (19.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 5 (16.13%) CCNA
4 5 (16.13%) Degree
4 5 (16.13%) PCI QSA
5 3 (9.68%) ISACA
6 2 (6.45%) CEH
6 2 (6.45%) CISA
6 2 (6.45%) GIAC
7 1 (3.23%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (3.23%) CGEIT
7 1 (3.23%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (29.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (9.68%) GDPR
4 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Control-M
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) Terraform
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Axway
1 3 (9.68%) IBM
1 3 (9.68%) IBM Sterling
1 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
1 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix