The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 239 246 228
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing GIAC 12 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.022% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.53% 0.081% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £650 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £650 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £650 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £448 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +43.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £60.00
GIAC
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2273 2455 2163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.12% 27.34% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1212 1120
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 102 129
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.75 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.65% -27.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GIAC across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GIAC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 12 £400 - 3
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC.

1 20 (95.24%) CISSP
2 18 (85.71%) Information Security
3 17 (80.95%) Vulnerability Management
4 12 (57.14%) Firewall
5 10 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
5 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
5 10 (47.62%) Patch Management
5 10 (47.62%) Security Patching
5 10 (47.62%) Security Testing
5 10 (47.62%) OWASP
6 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
6 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
7 8 (38.10%) Project Management
7 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (38.10%) Cyber Security
8 7 (33.33%) CISM
8 7 (33.33%) Change Management
9 6 (28.57%) PMP
9 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Human Factors
10 5 (23.81%) Degree
11 4 (19.05%) Legal
12 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
13 2 (9.52%) Analytics
13 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
13 2 (9.52%) Splunk
13 2 (9.52%) ArcSight

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing GIAC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited GIAC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
1 11 (52.38%) Consultant
1 11 (52.38%) Security Architect
2 9 (42.86%) Security Consultant
3 6 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Information Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Information Security Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Splunk Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) Human Factors
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Security
2 17 (80.95%) Vulnerability Management
3 10 (47.62%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (47.62%) Patch Management
3 10 (47.62%) Security Patching
3 10 (47.62%) Security Testing
3 10 (47.62%) OWASP
4 9 (42.86%) Security Architecture
4 9 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 8 (38.10%) Project Management
5 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (38.10%) Cyber Security
6 7 (33.33%) Change Management
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (9.52%) SIEM
8 2 (9.52%) Use Case
8 2 (9.52%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
1 2 (9.52%) C
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) CISSP
2 7 (33.33%) CISM
3 6 (28.57%) PMP
3 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
1 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
1 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
1 2 (9.52%) McAfee
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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