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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank 64 60 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.35% 0.81% 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% 11.11% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £420
% change year-on-year
+0.34% +0.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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
51 45 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.99% 7.32% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 44
Average daily rate £426 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £434 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -5.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PCI DSS across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PCI DSS Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

PCI DSS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) CISM
2 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance

PCI DSS
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Risk Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) ISMS
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper