Period
to 4 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 4 March 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank - 112 154
Contract jobs citing GIAC 0 5 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.25% 0.094%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.82% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £638 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.67% -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £563 £450
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 152 275 468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.56% 13.57% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 180 298
Median daily rate £480 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £166 £256 £242
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 17
Median hourly rate £24.82 £17.13 £15.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.95% +11.93% -23.50%
10th Percentile £19.11 £10.53 £14.78
90th Percentile £30.01 £66.23 £28.73
Median hourly rate £23.43 £15.23 £15.30
% change year-on-year +53.86% -0.49% -5.44%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in West Yorkshire

GIAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Daily rate trend for GIAC in West Yorkshire