The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank 31 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.05% - 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£385 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £456 £384
% change year-on-year
-8.21% +18.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 147 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 74.36% 80.77% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 80 90
Average daily rate £365 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £271 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 16
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £23.80 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £41.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) AS400
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (75.00%) VCP4
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) OSSTMM
4 1 (25.00%) OWASP

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) AS400
1 3 (75.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) OSSTMM
4 1 (25.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VCP4
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375.00 - £390 per day
Posted: 6 days ago