The table below looks at the statistics for GCIH in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCIH over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 101 113 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing GCIH 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.40% 0.27% 0.050%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 0.66% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £420 £588 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.51% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £484 £278
% change year-on-year
-13.17% +74.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
725 757 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 41.91% 41.30% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 452 433
Median daily rate £409 £388 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.54% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 37 29
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £15.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +204.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.18 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

GCIH
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

GCIH Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GCIH
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

GCIH Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

GCIH
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 1 £425 -
GCIH
South East

GCIH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GCIH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (77.78%) Information Assurance
3 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (77.78%) GIAC
3 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (77.78%) SaaS
3 7 (77.78%) Puppet
3 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (77.78%) Server Hardening
4 6 (66.67%) Security Patching
4 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
4 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
4 6 (66.67%) Internet
4 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Information Security
4 6 (66.67%) Cryptography
4 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
4 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 6 (66.67%) Computer Security
5 5 (55.56%) Linux

GCIH
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (77.78%) DNS
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) Internet
3 6 (66.67%) MPLS
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) SSH
5 2 (22.22%) SSL
5 2 (22.22%) VPN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) CISSP Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) SIEM Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Data Centre
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
3 6 (66.67%) Cryptography
3 6 (66.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) AIX
5 2 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Change Management
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) SIEM
2 7 (77.78%) Information Assurance
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Server Hardening
3 6 (66.67%) Capacity Management
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Security
3 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (66.67%) Information Security
3 6 (66.67%) Problem Management
3 6 (66.67%) Security Patching
4 5 (55.56%) Security Operations
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Perl
2 3 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 7 (77.78%) GIAC
3 3 (33.33%) RHCSA
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 7 (77.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (22.22%) COBIT
3 2 (22.22%) COSO
3 2 (22.22%) SAS 70
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (22.22%) CSIRT
4 2 (22.22%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Intel Security
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) NetWitness