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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.56 -

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
34 85 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.94% 12.74% 8.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 58 34
Median daily rate £313 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% +4.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £41.75 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-46.10% +77.65%

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