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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 243 243 204
Rank change year-on-year
0 -39
Contract jobs citing GIAC 15 2 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.022% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.65% 0.082% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 10
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£450 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £600 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £60.00
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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
2323 2445 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.83% 27.30% 25.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1329 1185 1070
Average daily rate £388 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 95 133
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.92% -19.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.33 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £48.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GIAC across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

GIAC Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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 - 15 £450 - 5
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 18 (85.71%) CISSP
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 17 (80.95%) Information Security
3 16 (76.19%) Vulnerability Management
4 15 (71.43%) Patch Management
4 15 (71.43%) Security Patching
4 15 (71.43%) Security Testing
4 15 (71.43%) OWASP
4 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
4 15 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (61.90%) Cyber Security
6 12 (57.14%) Security Architecture
7 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
8 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
8 6 (28.57%) Legal
9 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
11 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
12 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
12 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
12 2 (9.52%) Analytics
12 2 (9.52%) Use Case
12 2 (9.52%) Splunk
12 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
12 2 (9.52%) SIEM
12 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
12 2 (9.52%) Fortinet

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Architect
1 15 (71.43%) Consultant
2 14 (66.67%) Security Architect
3 13 (61.90%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Splunk Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Information Security
2 16 (76.19%) Vulnerability Management
3 15 (71.43%) Patch Management
3 15 (71.43%) Security Patching
3 15 (71.43%) Security Testing
3 15 (71.43%) OWASP
3 15 (71.43%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (61.90%) Cyber Security
5 12 (57.14%) Security Architecture
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (19.05%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
10 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
10 2 (9.52%) Project Management
10 2 (9.52%) Use Case
10 2 (9.52%) SIEM
10 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (9.52%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (85.71%) CISSP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
1 2 (9.52%) McAfee
1 2 (9.52%) Fortinet
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
1 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
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