Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for GCIH qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 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 Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 209 -
Contract jobs citing GCIH 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.097% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
West Midlands median daily rate - £375 -
England median daily rate £469 £420 £418
% change year-on-year +11.61% +0.60% +40.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 861 1280 926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.80% 20.66% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 709 495
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £207 £250 £200
90th Percentile £525 £544 £525
England median daily rate £426 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +0.66% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 67
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +47.95%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.55 £10.80
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.75 £43.76
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% +26.32%

GCIH
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing GCIH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GCIH in the West Midlands

GCIH
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GCIH in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for GCIH in the West Midlands