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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank 234 - 264
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GIAC 15 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% - 0.030%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Median daily rate £520 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £540 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.24% +44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1979 2575 2904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.55% 27.43% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1521 1433
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 143 135
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
- +54.92%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 11 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 8 £525 -
Hampshire - 5 £420 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £210 -
Surrey - 1 £500 -
GIAC
England

GIAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GIAC 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 South East region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 24 (88.89%) CISSP
2 19 (70.37%) Information Security
3 15 (55.56%) GCIH
4 14 (51.85%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
5 11 (40.74%) Windows
6 10 (37.04%) Python
6 10 (37.04%) Firewall
6 10 (37.04%) SIEM
7 9 (33.33%) Security Patching
7 9 (33.33%) Project Management
8 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
8 8 (29.63%) CISM
8 8 (29.63%) C#
8 8 (29.63%) VB
8 8 (29.63%) Cyberthreat
8 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (29.63%) Ethical Hacking
8 8 (29.63%) CEH
8 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 8 (29.63%) GCIA
9 7 (25.93%) Information Assurance
9 7 (25.93%) CLAS
9 7 (25.93%) SQL
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) SANS
10 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (22.22%) DNS

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 5 (18.52%) MPLS
6 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 3 (11.11%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) LDAP
9 1 (3.70%) ADSL
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.70%) ICMP
9 1 (3.70%) IPsec
9 1 (3.70%) ISDN
9 1 (3.70%) LAN
9 1 (3.70%) PSTN
9 1 (3.70%) SNMP
9 1 (3.70%) SSL
9 1 (3.70%) WAN
9 1 (3.70%) X.25
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 3 (11.11%) Back Office
3 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Security Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Consultant
4 6 (22.22%) Security Architect
5 4 (14.81%) ArcSight Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) SIEM Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) CISSP Architect
6 2 (7.41%) CISSP Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) CLAS Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Cyberthreat
1 8 (29.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (18.52%) Driving Licence
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (14.81%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Information Security
2 14 (51.85%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (37.04%) SIEM
4 9 (33.33%) Project Management
4 9 (33.33%) Security Patching
5 8 (29.63%) Ethical Hacking
6 7 (25.93%) Information Assurance
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) OWASP
7 6 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
8 5 (18.52%) Change Management
8 5 (18.52%) Patch Management
8 5 (18.52%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
8 5 (18.52%) Server Hardening
8 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Management
9 4 (14.81%) Analytics
9 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
9 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Python
2 8 (29.63%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) VB
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.41%) Perl
6 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (88.89%) CISSP
2 15 (55.56%) GCIH
3 8 (29.63%) CEH
3 8 (29.63%) CISM
3 8 (29.63%) GCIA
4 7 (25.93%) CLAS
4 7 (25.93%) SANS
5 6 (22.22%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) RHCSA
8 1 (3.70%) GCFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) PCI DSS
2 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (18.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
2 4 (14.81%) QRadar
3 3 (11.11%) WSUS
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (3.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) ArcSight
2 4 (14.81%) CheckPoint
2 4 (14.81%) Fortinet
2 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Splunk
3 3 (11.11%) HP
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) F5
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