The table below looks at the statistics for PCI QSA in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 May 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PCI Qualified Security Assessors (PCI QSA)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PCI QSA 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
PCI QSA
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 272 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.74% 13.60% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 173 137
Median daily rate £410 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £226 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.38 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.00 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%