Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 - 217
Rank change year-on-year - +217 -6
Contract jobs citing GIAC 18 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% - 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.54% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 - £438
10th Percentile £379 - £414
90th Percentile £480 - £471
England median daily rate £500 £460 £490
% change year-on-year +8.70% -6.12% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 708 630 897
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.11% 14.81% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 350 586
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +12.68%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £556 £606
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 25 21
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +14.75% -15.28%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.33 £11.75
90th Percentile £40.00 £37.70 £23.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.92 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.44% +8.80% +23.99%

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
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 17 July 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 - 14 £450 - 1
South Yorkshire - 3 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
GIAC
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 16 (88.89%) CISM
3 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (55.56%) Information Security
4 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 6 (33.33%) CISA
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (33.33%) CEH
5 6 (33.33%) CRISC
5 6 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (27.78%) GSSP-.NET
6 5 (27.78%) GSSP-JAVA
6 5 (27.78%) SABSA
6 5 (27.78%) DevOps
6 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
6 5 (27.78%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) ISACA
6 5 (27.78%) GWAPT
6 5 (27.78%) CSSLP
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (27.78%) Java
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Nessus
7 4 (22.22%) CCSP
7 4 (22.22%) AppScan
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) IaaS
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
1 3 (16.67%) PaaS
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) FTP
1 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) AppScan
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Security Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Information Risk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Security Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
1 5 (27.78%) Private Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) SABSA
2 5 (27.78%) SDLC
2 5 (27.78%) Security Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Cyber Resilience
4 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 2 (11.11%) Secure Coding
4 2 (11.11%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) CISSP
2 16 (88.89%) CISM
3 6 (33.33%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 6 (33.33%) CEH
3 6 (33.33%) CISA
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (33.33%) CRISC
4 5 (27.78%) CSSLP
4 5 (27.78%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) GSSP-.NET
4 5 (27.78%) GSSP-JAVA
4 5 (27.78%) GWAPT
4 5 (27.78%) ISACA
5 4 (22.22%) CCSP
6 2 (11.11%) GCED
6 2 (11.11%) GCIA
6 2 (11.11%) GSEC
6 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.56%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 6 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Qualys