The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £443
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - £61.00
PCI DSS
England

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 North East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
211 109 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.22% 10.44% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 86 65
Median daily rate £280 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +15.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £263 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £625 £532
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £17.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -3.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £14.25 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £19.10 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in the North East