The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank 165 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GCIH 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £650
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -32.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GCIH
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
518 836 1149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.83% 14.93% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 626 809
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £205 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 19
Median hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GCIH
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GCIH across the City of London region.

GCIH Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GCIH
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GCIH 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 City of London region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) tcpdump
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) GCIA
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ArcSight
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk