The table below looks at the statistics for PCI DSS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PCI DSS over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - - 0.31%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
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
North East

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 Tyne and Wear region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
68 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.51% 9.16% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 30 2
Average daily rate £405 £399 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.55% -27.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

PCI DSS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PCI DSS across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

PCI DSS Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

PCI DSS
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

PCI DSS Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear