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 27 July 2015 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 116 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIAC 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% - 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£313 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £445 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.24% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £60.00
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
623 711 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.24% 28.27% 25.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 302 242
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £215 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 10 13
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -10.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.33% -10.71%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIAC across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 1 £313 -
GIAC
South East

GIAC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) GCIH
1 1 (100.00%) GCFA
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) TippingPoint