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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 83 105 101
Rank change year-on-year +22 -4  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 19 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.39% 0.26% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.38% 2.69% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 13
Median daily rate £438 £545 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.72% +53.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £445 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +133.33%  

PCI DSS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next 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 and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 142 186 250
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.41% 9.62% 13.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 135 174
Median daily rate £375 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +26.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £259 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 9
Median hourly rate £18.75 £14.50 £11.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.27% +23.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.61 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £18.40 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.45 £41.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -52.56% +57.69%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +19 12 £425 -5.55% 3
Bradford +1 2 - - 1
Castleford - 2 £388 -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Network Security
3 8 (28.57%) Office 365
3 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (21.43%) Data Security
4 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (14.29%) Information Security
6 4 (14.29%) PCI QSA
6 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (14.29%) Sophos
6 4 (14.29%) Windows
6 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
6 4 (14.29%) LAN
6 4 (14.29%) SSL
6 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.29%) SIEM
6 4 (14.29%) Database Security
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
6 4 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (7.14%) QA

PCI DSS
Top Related 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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 10 (35.71%) Network Security
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) ISDN
4 1 (3.57%) Softphone
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Security Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 6 (21.43%) Security Technical Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Technical Architect
5 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Information Security Consultant
6 4 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (14.29%) Information Specialist
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS Specialist
6 4 (14.29%) Security Engineer
6 4 (14.29%) Security Specialist
7 3 (10.71%) Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) PCI DSS Project Manager
7 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Compliance Manager
8 2 (7.14%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 4 (14.29%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Handset
4 1 (3.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (21.43%) Data Security
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Database Security
3 4 (14.29%) Information Security
3 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 4 (14.29%) SIEM
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Line Management
4 1 (3.57%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.57%) OWASP
4 1 (3.57%) SDLC
4 1 (3.57%) Security Architecture
4 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.14%) QA
4 1 (3.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Sophos
2 1 (3.57%) Avaya
2 1 (3.57%) Verint
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