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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 64 58
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.26% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.60% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
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
68 77 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.24% 10.04% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 34
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £167 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £15.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% +0.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

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