The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - 65 69
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.53% 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 6.25% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £380 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £428 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.75 -
PCI DSS
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
67 80 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.05% 8.51% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 35 62
Median daily rate £375 £470 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.21% +18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £319 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.55 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.84 £17.20 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £44.70 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.45 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +12.35%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Reading