Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 118
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - - 0.054%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

GIAC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 240 204 450
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 17.56% 16.55% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 121 246
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £217 £219 £263
90th Percentile £536 £538 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £411 £413
% change year-on-year +0.30% -0.30% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 9
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +24.00% +54.70%
10th Percentile £16.40 £11.91 £13.12
90th Percentile £67.50 £65.00 £70.00
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% -6.98% +22.86%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing GIAC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Cheshire

GIAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GIAC in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for GIAC in Cheshire