The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
South East / Kent
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - 1.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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%

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 Kent region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
25 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.43% 5.05% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 21
Median daily rate £390 £335 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £210 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £10.13 - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Kent