Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for GIAC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Global Information Assurance Certification (GIAC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 - 209
Rank change year-on-year - +209 +6
Contract jobs citing GIAC 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.10% - 0.037%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.69% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £395 - £500
10th Percentile £383 - £475
90th Percentile £559 - £525
England median daily rate £525 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 720 635 807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.75% 14.54% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 382 486
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £254
90th Percentile £588 £553 £564
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 33
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.88 £14.20 £14.57
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -2.51% -8.17%
10th Percentile £12.80 £11.25 £11.31
90th Percentile £31.35 £40.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.12 £25.50
% change year-on-year -0.48% -1.49% +10.87%

GIAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GIAC in Yorkshire

GIAC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GIAC in Yorkshire

GIAC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GIAC in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GIAC in Yorkshire

GIAC
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GIAC within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
West Yorkshire - 5 £395 - 2
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing GIAC 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for GIAC.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) Nessus
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (40.00%) Qualys
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (40.00%) GCIA
3 2 (40.00%) GSEC
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) GCED
3 2 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) SABSA
3 2 (40.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team

GIAC
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
1 2 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Risk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Cyber Resilience
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
1 2 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (40.00%) SABSA
1 2 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) GCED
3 2 (40.00%) GCIA
3 2 (40.00%) GSEC
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CGEIT
4 1 (20.00%) CISA
4 1 (20.00%) CRISC
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (20.00%) ISSAP
4 1 (20.00%) PCI QSA
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Qualys