The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 28 June 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 131 140
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 8 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.23% 3.62% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £225 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.75% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +13.09% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £27.60 -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 248 276 320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 12.15% 9.85% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 180 253
Median daily rate £389 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £254 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -49.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.30 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £31.20 £169.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £21.78
% change year-on-year -10.71% +28.58%  

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PCI DSS in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PCI DSS in Yorkshire

PCI DSS
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +18 6 £360 -10.00% 4
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (26.67%) Office 365
3 8 (26.67%) GDPR
4 7 (23.33%) Finance
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (20.00%) CISA
6 5 (16.67%) CISM
6 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (16.67%) SIEM
6 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 5 (16.67%) PCI QSA
7 4 (13.33%) CRISC
7 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
7 4 (13.33%) LAN
7 4 (13.33%) CISSP
7 4 (13.33%) Security Operations
7 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.00%) Remediation Plan

PCI DSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (3.33%) CMS
1 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Office 365
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (43.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Extranet
4 2 (6.67%) Intranet
4 2 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) DMZ
5 1 (3.33%) ISDN
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) Softphone
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) OLAP
1 2 (6.67%) OLTP
1 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) PCI DSS Consultant
2 7 (23.33%) Security Consultant
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 5 (16.67%) Security Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Information Security Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Information Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) PCI DSS Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Security Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Security Specialist
5 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Business Information Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) CISSP Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) REST
1 2 (6.67%) SOAP
1 2 (6.67%) WCF
1 2 (6.67%) WF
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.33%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) Handset
5 1 (3.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) CentOS
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) SUSE
2 1 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 5 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (16.67%) SIEM
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Security Operations
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) ISMS
5 3 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) B2B
6 2 (6.67%) B2C
6 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.67%) Data Security
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Management
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) CISA
2 5 (16.67%) CISM
2 5 (16.67%) PCI QSA
3 4 (13.33%) CISSP
3 4 (13.33%) CRISC
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (26.67%) GDPR
3 3 (10.00%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (3.33%) BS25999
5 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (6.67%) McAfee
2 2 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (6.67%) Sophos
3 1 (3.33%) Avaya
3 1 (3.33%) Dell
3 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) NetApp
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.33%) Sun
3 1 (3.33%) Verint
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas
South Yorkshire
Rullion
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago