Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 April 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 Incident Handler (GCIH)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 - 80
Rank change year-on-year - +80 -
Contract jobs citing GCIH 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.21% - 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.09% - 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
South Yorkshire median daily rate - - £400
Yorkshire median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

GCIH 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 183 174 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.14% 18.34% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 105 146
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +29.17%
10th Percentile £310 £278 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 15
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £29.04 £22.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.99% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £14.40 £18.43 £9.10
90th Percentile £42.13 £39.15 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £18.94 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.54% +22.18% +19.23%

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing GCIH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in South Yorkshire

GCIH
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GCIH within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 2 - -
GCIH
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GCIH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for GCIH.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making

GCIH
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISA
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Qualys