Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 142 166
Rank change year-on-year +10 +24 +4
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 33 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.98% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.46% 3.68% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 11
West Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £349 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.66% -17.94% -10.53%
10th Percentile £363 £279 £375
90th Percentile £668 £486 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £338 £438
% change year-on-year +29.63% -22.86% -2.78%
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 390 326 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.58% 11.53% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 193 254
West Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.42% +3.13% +7.38%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £186
90th Percentile £558 £571 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +9.68% -0.64% +4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 16
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.06 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.79% -17.24% +17.41%
10th Percentile £8.97 £9.25 £10.88
90th Percentile £30.25 £22.35 £16.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +50.00% -17.24% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +3 27 £425 +25.93% 4
Halifax - 6 £500 -
PCI DSS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (51.52%) Information Security
1 17 (51.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (42.42%) CISSP
3 12 (36.36%) CISM
4 9 (27.27%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (24.24%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) CCNA
6 7 (21.21%) Unix
7 6 (18.18%) Java
7 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
7 6 (18.18%) Degree
7 6 (18.18%) CISA
7 6 (18.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.15%) Perl
9 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
9 4 (12.12%) SOA
9 4 (12.12%) SLA
9 4 (12.12%) Cisco
9 4 (12.12%) Firewall
9 4 (12.12%) Retail
9 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
10 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
10 3 (9.09%) High Availability
10 3 (9.09%) ISACA
10 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow

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 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (6.06%) BGP
3 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) MPLS
3 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 2 (6.06%) OSPF
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.03%) DMVPN
4 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.03%) HSRP
4 1 (3.03%) NaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (3.03%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) InterSystems Cache
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (6.06%) ProC
2 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Information Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) CISSP Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Head of Security
6 3 (9.09%) IT Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) IT Security Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 3 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Information Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Head of Information
7 2 (6.06%) Head of Information Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) J2EE
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
1 2 (6.06%) OC4J
2 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.03%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) HTML5
2 1 (3.03%) REST
2 1 (3.03%) RESTful
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
2 1 (3.03%) Spring
2 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Unix
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Information Security
2 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
4 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) SOA
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.09%) ETL
5 3 (9.09%) High Availability
5 3 (9.09%) ISMS
5 3 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) SIEM
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) Java
2 5 (15.15%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) CISSP
2 12 (36.36%) CISM
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (21.21%) CCNA
5 6 (18.18%) CISA
5 6 (18.18%) Degree
5 6 (18.18%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 3 (9.09%) ISACA
7 2 (6.06%) CEH
7 2 (6.06%) GIAC
8 1 (3.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (3.03%) CCNP
8 1 (3.03%) CCSA
8 1 (3.03%) CCSE
8 1 (3.03%) CCSP
8 1 (3.03%) CGEIT
8 1 (3.03%) CRISC
8 1 (3.03%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (51.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (12.12%) SLA
4 3 (9.09%) GDPR
5 2 (6.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (3.03%) COBIT
6 1 (3.03%) FISMA
6 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Control-M
2 2 (6.06%) Ansible
2 2 (6.06%) Data Guard
2 2 (6.06%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (6.06%) Puppet
2 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) Terraform
3 1 (3.03%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.03%) OpenView
3 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco
1 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) Axway
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) ServiceNow
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) CommVault
4 1 (3.03%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Mercator
4 1 (3.03%) Nimsoft
4 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds