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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Information Security Professional (GISP)
England / London
Rank 396 414 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing GISP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.005% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.062% 0.026% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £700 - -
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 London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3219 3777 3661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 18.03% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2188 2501 2533
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 68 62
Median hourly rate £30.75 £22.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.77% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.13 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Sysprep
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSDE
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSDE
1 1 (33.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) GIS Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Business Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) Sysprep
1 2 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) LANDesk
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) ESRI
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) VMware