The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England / London
Rank 388 389 392
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing GIAC 17 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.10% 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 0.56% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 14
Median daily rate £525 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £465 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £433
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3264 3929 3634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.85% 18.63% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2274 2698 2410
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 60 84
Median hourly rate £26.19 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.64% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in London

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in London

GIAC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIAC across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

GIAC Daily Rate Histogram in London

GIAC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 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
City of London 0 2 - - 3
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GIAC 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 London region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 38 (84.44%) CISSP
2 32 (71.11%) Information Security
3 24 (53.33%) CISM
4 20 (44.44%) Firewall
4 20 (44.44%) Windows
4 20 (44.44%) Linux
5 19 (42.22%) Security Operations
6 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
6 17 (37.78%) Finance
7 15 (33.33%) GCIH
7 15 (33.33%) Unix
7 15 (33.33%) SANS
8 14 (31.11%) Network Design
9 13 (28.89%) Network Security
9 13 (28.89%) CISA
9 13 (28.89%) SIEM
9 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
11 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
11 11 (24.44%) Cisco
11 11 (24.44%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) Legal
12 10 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 10 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
12 10 (22.22%) Threat Detection
13 9 (20.00%) IPv6
13 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) Firewall
2 17 (37.78%) TCP/IP
3 13 (28.89%) Network Security
4 11 (24.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (20.00%) IPv6
6 7 (15.56%) Ethernet
6 7 (15.56%) IPv4
6 7 (15.56%) OSPF
6 7 (15.56%) Wireshark
7 6 (13.33%) DHCP
7 6 (13.33%) Wireless
8 4 (8.89%) MRTG
8 4 (8.89%) VPN
9 3 (6.67%) DNS
10 2 (4.44%) HSRP
10 2 (4.44%) ICMP
10 2 (4.44%) Internet
10 2 (4.44%) IPsec
10 2 (4.44%) TACACS
11 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Burp Suite
General
1 17 (37.78%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Legal
3 8 (17.78%) Financial Institution
3 8 (17.78%) Retail
4 6 (13.33%) Advertising
4 6 (13.33%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Information Security Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Network Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Network Security Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Penetration Tester
5 4 (8.89%) Security Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Tester
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) ArcSight Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 10 (22.22%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
4 7 (15.56%) Equities
4 7 (15.56%) Fixed Income
5 4 (8.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.44%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (4.44%) iSeries
7 2 (4.44%) Tandem
8 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
1 20 (44.44%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Kali Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.44%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Information Security
2 19 (42.22%) Security Operations
3 14 (31.11%) Network Design
4 13 (28.89%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (28.89%) SIEM
5 12 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 10 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Threat Detection
6 10 (22.22%) Vulnerability Management
7 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
8 8 (17.78%) Asset Management
8 8 (17.78%) Data Loss Prevention
9 7 (15.56%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 6 (13.33%) SABSA
11 5 (11.11%) Open Source
11 5 (11.11%) OWASP
11 5 (11.11%) Security Architecture
11 5 (11.11%) Service Management
11 5 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Python
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) Ruby
4 2 (4.44%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (84.44%) CISSP
2 24 (53.33%) CISM
3 15 (33.33%) GCIH
3 15 (33.33%) SANS
4 13 (28.89%) CISA
5 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (15.56%) CCNP
6 7 (15.56%) CNA
6 7 (15.56%) GCIA
6 7 (15.56%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (15.56%) Novell Certification
7 6 (13.33%) CCNA
7 6 (13.33%) Degree
8 5 (11.11%) CEH
9 4 (8.89%) CCSE
9 4 (8.89%) CREST Certified
9 4 (8.89%) GPEN
9 4 (8.89%) OSCP
10 3 (6.67%) CISMP
10 3 (6.67%) ECIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) ISO27002
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) RACF
1 2 (4.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 7 (15.56%) Nagios
2 4 (8.89%) EnCase
3 2 (4.44%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (4.44%) Nessus
4 1 (2.22%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) CheckPoint
3 7 (15.56%) Infoblox
3 7 (15.56%) Sun
4 6 (13.33%) Splunk
4 6 (13.33%) Varonis
5 4 (8.89%) ArcSight
5 4 (8.89%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.44%) F5
6 2 (4.44%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.44%) LogRhythm
6 2 (4.44%) Rapid7
6 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.22%) Qualys
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