The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - 69 58
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.11% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.61% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £425 £448
% change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £68.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £68.00 -
GIAC
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
153 163 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.57% 18.65% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 72 61
Median daily rate £365 £350 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 6
Median hourly rate - £33.85 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +114.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow