The table below looks at the statistics for GIAC in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GIAC over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
Rank - 102 -
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.11% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £380 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £220
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +105.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
GIAC
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
265 217 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.25% 12.20% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 140 81
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £258 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

GIAC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIAC Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

GIAC
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

GIAC Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

GIAC
Top 13 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SIEM
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing

GIAC
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Information Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) SIEM
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS