The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.42% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +8.97%
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% -
PCI DSS
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
54 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.71% 4.78% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 12
Median daily rate £405 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £450 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 12
Median hourly rate £50.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £29.00 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire