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 June 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 Jun 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 £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.60 - -
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
276 91 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.93% 10.68% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 61 29
Median daily rate £280 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £263 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £545 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £13.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +37.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

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