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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - - 64
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £475 -
% change year-on-year
-18.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
132 109 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.11% 17.67% 15.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 38 69
Average daily rate £348 £322 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £200 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

GIAC
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SSCP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
2 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Information Management
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) CESG
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
2 1 (33.33%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Information Management
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SSCP
1 3 (100.00%) CEH
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001