The table below looks at the statistics for GISP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GISP over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank - 557 576
Contract jobs citing GISP 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.035% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £200 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £200 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9377 8570 9492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.64% 17.57% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5393 4754 4971
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £545 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 448 579
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £12.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £44.95 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GISP Jobs Demand Trend in England

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Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GISP Daily Rate Trend in England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GISP 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 GISP.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GISP 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 GISP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) DSDM
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle