Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 24 November 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.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 49 66
Rank change year-on-year -32 +17 -8
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 8 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 3.36% 1.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.08% 16.80% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 36 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £519 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +6.41% +7.73%
10th Percentile £508 £413 £359
90th Percentile £601 £600 £576
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £30.00 - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 196 256 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.35% 20.03% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 206 174
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.71% -9.06% -3.15%
10th Percentile £278 £213 £263
90th Percentile £622 £575 £571
South West median daily rate £410 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +4.46% +4.67% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Wiltshire median hourly rate £39.50 £43.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.14% +6.17% +89.74%
10th Percentile £38.25 £23.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £40.75 £77.50 £45.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% -0.62% +31.97%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Wiltshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Wiltshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Swindon -30 7 £550 +15.79% 1
PCI DSS
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) GDPR
2 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) RIA
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
5 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (12.50%) ATM
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) CISSP

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Head of Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Head of Security
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Auditor
4 1 (12.50%) IT Auditor
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS Auditor
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) SOX Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (25.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Data Privacy
4 1 (12.50%) IT Audit
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) SIEM
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) GDPR
2 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (12.50%) PSD2
3 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) Opsview
1 1 (12.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) ArcSight
2 1 (12.50%) Brocade
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) LogRhythm
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk