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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - - 50
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -
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
70 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.53% 7.33% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 36 7
Average daily rate £405 £399 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.55% -9.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £494 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -35.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+68.00% +45.77%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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