Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 143 157
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +14
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 28 7 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.24% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.16% 1.91% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 10
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £306 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.27% -25.76% -10.81%
10th Percentile £380 £268 £371
90th Percentile £575 £349 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +50.00% -23.53% -
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 343 366 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.01% 12.47% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 230 239
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £198
90th Percentile £563 £567 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.61 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.76% +13.79% +20.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.83 £10.98
90th Percentile £25.18 £21.48 £21.82
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.30 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +18.77% +12.07% +17.65%

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 October 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 October 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 +10 23 £450 +46.94% 7
Halifax - 5 £500 -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 17 (60.71%) Information Security
1 17 (60.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (42.86%) CISSP
3 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 8 (28.57%) SOA
4 8 (28.57%) Retail
4 8 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 7 (25.00%) Unix
5 7 (25.00%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (21.43%) CCNA
6 6 (21.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 5 (17.86%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) Java
7 5 (17.86%) Perl
8 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (10.71%) Axway
9 3 (10.71%) IBM Sterling
9 3 (10.71%) ISACA
9 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.71%) SLA
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 3 (10.71%) Control-M
9 3 (10.71%) ETL
9 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
9 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving

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 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (7.14%) ProC
General
1 8 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) IT Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) IT Security Consultant
1 8 (28.57%) Security Analyst
1 8 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) Information Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Security Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Information Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
1 7 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) Information Security
2 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
2 8 (28.57%) Security Architecture
2 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
3 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) SIEM
4 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.57%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
1 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CISSP
2 10 (35.71%) CISM
3 7 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (21.43%) CCNA
4 6 (21.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 3 (10.71%) ISACA
7 2 (7.14%) CEH
7 2 (7.14%) CISA
7 2 (7.14%) GIAC
8 1 (3.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (3.57%) CCNP
8 1 (3.57%) CGEIT
8 1 (3.57%) CRISC
8 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (60.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (35.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (10.71%) SLA
4 2 (7.14%) GDPR
5 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Control-M
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 3 (10.71%) Axway
2 3 (10.71%) IBM
2 3 (10.71%) IBM Sterling
2 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Mercator