Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for GISP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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 Information Security Professional (GISP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 614 -
Contract jobs citing GISP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.002% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.013% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
London median daily rate - £300 -
England median daily rate £400 £500 -
% change year-on-year -20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

GISP 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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7835 7708 7478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.65% 17.16% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5215 4974 4935
London median daily rate £475 £459 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.54% +1.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £626
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 113 138
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.20% -3.85% +12.68%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.60 £12.02
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.84 £46.90
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

GISP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing GISP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for GISP in London

GISP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GISP in London