The table below looks at the statistics for GISP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GISP over the 3 months to 24 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
Rank 436 - 442
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GISP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% - 0.004%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.025% - 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GISP
England

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
4026 3681 3853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.80% 15.73% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2556 2461 2541
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 80
Median hourly rate £17.93 £18.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.41% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

GISP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GISP Jobs Demand Trend in London

GISP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

GISP Daily Rate Trend in London

GISP
Top 20 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GISP 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 GISP.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Sysprep
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching

GISP
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Sysprep
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys