The first table below looks at the demand for GCIH in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GCIH 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
129 74 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.03% 9.91% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 40 47
Average daily rate £306 £323 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.03% -3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £151 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £25.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 - £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
GCIH
Scotland

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GCIH across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh