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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI 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 £442 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.88% -
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
249 91 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.20% 9.78% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 66 47
Median daily rate £280 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £244 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £14.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £13.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £20.40 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

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