Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 183 188
Rank change year-on-year +21 +5 -25
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 21 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.47% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.70% 4.82% 3.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 19
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% - +9.22%
10th Percentile £250 £368 £270
90th Percentile £513 £538 £545
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £27.62 £39.51
% change year-on-year +8.62% -30.08% -12.21%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 567 498 694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.77% 9.14% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 298 509
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +15.94%
10th Percentile £213 £200 £250
90th Percentile £575 £565 £563
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 33 41
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £15.05 £13.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.30% +14.36% -25.52%
10th Percentile £9.25 £10.91 £9.25
90th Percentile £23.41 £28.60 £25.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.84 £21.67
% change year-on-year -12.42% +5.40% +11.10%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
West Yorkshire +3 9 £306 -23.44% 15
South Yorkshire +21 7 £450 -
North Yorkshire +13 4 £306 -
PCI DSS
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 8 (38.10%) GDPR
3 7 (33.33%) CISM
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) CISSP
4 6 (28.57%) CEH
4 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (23.81%) McAfee
5 5 (23.81%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (19.05%) CISA
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) Qualys
6 4 (19.05%) SIEM
6 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) GCIA
7 3 (14.29%) GCIH
7 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 3 (14.29%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 3 (14.29%) Symantec
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) G Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Extranet
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) OLAP
1 1 (4.76%) OLTP
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Security Manager
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Information Security Project Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) GDPR Project Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Information Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Office 365 Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Security Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Information Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) REST
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) WCF
1 1 (4.76%) WF
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Information Security
2 6 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (23.81%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) SIEM
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (9.52%) Computer Security
6 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
6 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Information Governance
6 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Security Management
6 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CISM
1 7 (33.33%) CISSP
2 6 (28.57%) CEH
3 4 (19.05%) CISA
4 3 (14.29%) GCIA
4 3 (14.29%) GCIH
5 2 (9.52%) CRISC
6 1 (4.76%) CCNA
6 1 (4.76%) CCNP
6 1 (4.76%) CCSA
6 1 (4.76%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) Master's Degree
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) GDPR
2 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) McAfee
3 4 (19.05%) Qualys
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Intel
5 2 (9.52%) Varonis
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Darktrace
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro