The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.25%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £428
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
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%

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 Glasgow region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
36 61 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.38% 10.00% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 55
Median daily rate £325 £325 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £213 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing PCI DSS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow