The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 115 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing GIAC 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.096% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £335 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £441 £380
% change year-on-year
-16.14% +16.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
GIAC
South East

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
804 865 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.27% 41.45% 38.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 438 297
Average daily rate £388 £375 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 27
Average hourly rate £45.50 £14.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.79% -63.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 4 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) RHCSA

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) LDAP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Security
1 4 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 4 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 4 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
2 3 (75.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware