The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GIAC
Cambridgeshire

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
59 68 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.57% 14.62% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 44 40
Median daily rate £400 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £417 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 9
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £15.77 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £111.25 £57.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%