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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 65 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.15% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.72% 3.66% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate £625 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
PCI DSS
Scotland

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
58 82 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 8.75% 9.27% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 39
Average daily rate £325 £421 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.84% +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £265 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +113.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +48.71%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

PCI DSS
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Compliance Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations