The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 85 87 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.19% 0.079% 0.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.48% 1.05% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £61.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
121 95 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.54% 7.52% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 53 28
Average daily rate £385 £425 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +20.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £30.50 £21.00 £8.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.23% +142.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £13.00 £5.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £21.00 £11.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.65% +15.45%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

PCI DSS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS.

1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (25.00%) CISA
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PCI DSS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI DSS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware
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