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 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)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 102 132 118
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14  
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 25 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.16% 0.35% 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.31% 3.91% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 13
Median daily rate £450 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £410 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £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 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 221 256 313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 10.23% 9.02% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 177 217
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 £275 £266 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.82% +36.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £42.50 £38.00
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 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 25 March 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 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
West Yorkshire +22 19 £438 -19.72% 4
North Yorkshire - 4 £475 -
South Yorkshire 0 2 £475 +15.85%
PCI DSS
England

PCI DSS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PCI DSS.

1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security
3 9 (24.32%) Office 365
4 8 (21.62%) Information Security
4 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (18.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (16.22%) Data Security
6 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (13.51%) GDPR
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
7 5 (13.51%) PCI QSA
7 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (13.51%) SIEM
7 5 (13.51%) Windows
7 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
7 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (10.81%) LAN
8 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
8 4 (10.81%) CISA
8 4 (10.81%) CISSP
8 4 (10.81%) SSL
8 4 (10.81%) Sophos
8 4 (10.81%) CRISC
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012

PCI DSS
Top Related 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 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Office 365
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Firewall
2 10 (27.03%) Network Security
3 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 4 (10.81%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) ISDN
4 1 (2.70%) Softphone
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Consultant
2 8 (21.62%) Security Architect
3 7 (18.92%) PCI DSS Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Security Consultant
4 6 (16.22%) Security Technical Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Information Security Consultant
5 5 (13.51%) Security Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Information Security Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) Information Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) PCI DSS Specialist
6 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Security Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
3 4 (10.81%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (8.11%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Handset
5 1 (2.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
1 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Information Security
2 6 (16.22%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (16.22%) Data Security
2 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.51%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (13.51%) SIEM
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Database Security
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Assessment
4 4 (10.81%) Security Operations
5 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
5 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Change Management
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) PCI QSA
2 4 (10.81%) CISA
2 4 (10.81%) CISSP
2 4 (10.81%) CRISC
3 3 (8.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (18.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (13.51%) GDPR
4 3 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Sophos
2 1 (2.70%) Avaya
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.70%) Verint
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