The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank - 233 -
Contract jobs citing PCI QSA 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £575 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2459 2375 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.88% 25.87% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1167 1073
Average daily rate £375 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £495 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 83 111
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -14.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI QSA across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PCI QSA
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PCI QSA Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PCI QSA
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PCI QSA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI QSA.

1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS

PCI QSA
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PCI QSA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PCI QSA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Information Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS