The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 117 - 125
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIAC 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.086% - 0.040%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.29% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GIAC
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
678 506 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.15% 20.69% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 217 292
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.55 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.99% +33.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.69 £21.55 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.06 £39.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +26.94%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIAC across the Berkshire region.

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

GIAC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 2 - -
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) GCIA
3 4 (50.00%) GSEC
3 4 (50.00%) GCIH
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) ISSAP
3 4 (50.00%) SCADA
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) RMADS
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) CRISC
4 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
4 2 (25.00%) Veracode
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Nessus
4 2 (25.00%) CEH
4 2 (25.00%) AppScan
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) CISA
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) .NET

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) AppScan
1 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
1 5 (62.50%) Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) C# Architect
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Advisor
3 1 (12.50%) Security Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) SCADA
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CISM
1 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 4 (50.00%) GCIA
2 4 (50.00%) GCIH
2 4 (50.00%) GSEC
2 4 (50.00%) ISSAP
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) CEH
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) Veracode