Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 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)
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 107 137
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 6 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds - 0.35% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £650 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £650 £520
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 116 255 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.78% 14.87% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 168 256
Median daily rate £500 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.89% +3.94% +8.76%
10th Percentile £228 £261 £306
90th Percentile £638 £638 £625
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 3
Median hourly rate £26.27 £34.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.74% +151.85% -66.25%
10th Percentile £21.66 £11.17 £10.54
90th Percentile £30.54 £66.50 £22.70
Median hourly rate £26.27 £18.00 £15.30
% change year-on-year +45.94% +17.65% +4.44%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing GIAC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Leeds

GIAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing GIAC in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for GIAC in Leeds