The table below looks at the statistics for GSEC in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSEC over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Security Essentials Certification (GSEC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GSEC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
GSEC
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
522 479 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.56% 15.01% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 234 309
Median daily rate £325 £338 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 27
Median hourly rate £42.00 £27.44 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.06% +61.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.43 £11.86 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £52.58 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%