The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 548 553 523
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -30
Contract jobs citing GIAC 32 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.038% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.33% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% +7.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £488 £220
% change year-on-year
-17.94% +122.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9698 9656 7887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.14% 19.47% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5561 5586 4262
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 488 435
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.31 £18.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+29.50% -21.73%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in England

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GIAC across the England region.

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in England

GIAC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIAC across the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

GIAC Daily Rate Histogram in England

GIAC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GIAC across the England region.

GIAC Hourly Rate Trend in England

GIAC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
London +1 12 £525 -4.54% 18
South East +1 12 £400 -38.46% 17
East of England +10 7 £450 +80.00% 2
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GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 47 (78.33%) Information Security
2 42 (70.00%) CISSP
3 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (38.33%) Vulnerability Management
4 21 (35.00%) Management Information System
5 17 (28.33%) CISM
5 17 (28.33%) CEH
6 15 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
6 15 (25.00%) PCI DSS
6 15 (25.00%) Firewall
6 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 14 (23.33%) Security Architecture
8 13 (21.67%) SIEM
8 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (20.00%) Change Management
9 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.00%) Windows
10 11 (18.33%) PMP
10 11 (18.33%) PMI Certification
10 11 (18.33%) Finance
10 11 (18.33%) CISA
10 11 (18.33%) Project Management
10 11 (18.33%) GCIA
10 11 (18.33%) Degree
10 11 (18.33%) Cyber Security
11 10 (16.67%) GCIH
11 10 (16.67%) SSCP
11 10 (16.67%) Linux
11 10 (16.67%) ITIL
12 9 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 17799

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.67%) Lync
1 1 (1.67%) IIS
1 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
1 2 (3.33%) PaaS
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.00%) Firewall
2 7 (11.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (3.33%) FTP
4 2 (3.33%) WAN
4 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Games
3 5 (8.33%) Legal
4 4 (6.67%) Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Automotive
6 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Analyst
2 21 (35.00%) Security Analyst
3 20 (33.33%) Consultant
4 17 (28.33%) Security Consultant
5 11 (18.33%) Architect
5 11 (18.33%) Project Manager
5 11 (18.33%) Security Architect
6 8 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 8 (13.33%) Security Manager
7 7 (11.67%) Security Project Manager
8 6 (10.00%) Information Security Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Information Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Information Manager
9 4 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (6.67%) Security Operations Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
10 3 (5.00%) Information Security Project Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (3.33%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (1.67%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (35.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) Human Factors
3 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.00%) Online Games
4 3 (5.00%) Economics
4 3 (5.00%) PMI
5 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.00%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) Information Security
2 23 (38.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (23.33%) Security Architecture
5 13 (21.67%) SIEM
5 13 (21.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (20.00%) Change Management
7 11 (18.33%) Project Management
7 11 (18.33%) Cyber Security
8 10 (16.67%) ITIL
9 9 (15.00%) Security Testing
10 8 (13.33%) OWASP
10 8 (13.33%) Incident Management
11 7 (11.67%) Information Assurance
12 6 (10.00%) Identity Management
13 5 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
14 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
14 4 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.33%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 42 (70.00%) CISSP
2 17 (28.33%) CISM
2 17 (28.33%) CEH
3 11 (18.33%) PMP
3 11 (18.33%) PMI Certification
3 11 (18.33%) CISA
3 11 (18.33%) GCIA
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
4 10 (16.67%) GCIH
4 10 (16.67%) SSCP
5 6 (10.00%) CISMP
6 4 (6.67%) MCP
6 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (6.67%) GSEC
6 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.67%) ISACA
6 4 (6.67%) GPEN
7 3 (5.00%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (38.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 9 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (6.67%) COBIT
5 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Snort
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) WSUS
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (5.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (6.67%) Dell
2 4 (6.67%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (5.00%) Splunk
3 3 (5.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 3 (5.00%) McAfee
3 3 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Sun
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