The first table below looks at the demand for PCI QSA in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI QSA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank - 126 -
Contract jobs citing PCI QSA 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.042% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1049 679 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.22% 28.45% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 374 583
Average daily rate £360 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £243 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 42 94
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
PCI QSA
England

PCI QSA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PCI QSA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PCI QSA
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PCI QSA Daily Rate Trend in the South West