The table below looks at the statistics for GPEN in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPEN over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GPEN 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £475 £245
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +93.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GPEN
Oxfordshire

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

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
49 81 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 17.88% 21.43% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 66 19
Median daily rate £350 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £536 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%