Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for PCI DSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PCI DSS over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 84 95
Contract jobs citing PCI DSS 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.090% 0.35%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.76% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Glasgow median daily rate - £501 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.13% -6.98%
Scotland median daily rate £550 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +46.67% -11.76% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

PCI DSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 182 132 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.08% 11.88% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 72 108
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £375 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +12.36% -5.99%
10th Percentile £203 £113 £188
90th Percentile £483 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £354 £339
% change year-on-year +5.93% +4.50% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.12 £38.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.84% +130.30% -49.83%
10th Percentile £13.08 £14.00 £13.55
90th Percentile £24.50 £45.20 £20.85
Scotland median hourly rate £18.63 £25.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year -25.50% -25.93% +60.71%

PCI DSS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing PCI DSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for PCI DSS in Glasgow

PCI DSS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PCI DSS in Glasgow