Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for GCIA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 May 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.

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 224 224
Contract jobs citing GCIA 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.11% 0.015%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.78% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
City of London median daily rate - £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% -4.76%
Central London median daily rate - £425 £500
% change year-on-year - -15.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

GCIA 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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 934 893 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.48% 14.50% 15.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 674 609 710
City of London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £302 £274 £261
90th Percentile £696 £650 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 19 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.89 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.56% -17.88% +16.47%
10th Percentile £14.23 £12.64 £16.13
90th Percentile £39.48 £25.99 £76.45
Central London median hourly rate £19.10 £17.83 £21.78
% change year-on-year +7.14% -18.15% +11.69%

GCIA
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GCIA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for GCIA in the City of London

GCIA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GCIA in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for GCIA in the City of London