The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £650
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GCIH
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 146 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.56% 10.22% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 81 69
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 19
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +58.02%
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 Edinburgh

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh