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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 28 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.77% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 0.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Average daily rate £488 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £429
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -9.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £47.50 -
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -
Penetration Testing
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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
194 167 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.17% 70.46% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 78 88
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -62.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.35 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) LogRhythm
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) Novell
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) NetIQ
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
3 5 (55.56%) Tripwire
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
3 5 (55.56%) Q1 Labs
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Security Management
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) AS400
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Security Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) SIEM Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) SOC Analyst
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 3 (33.33%) Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) SIEM Consultant
4 3 (33.33%) SOC Consultant
5 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Analyst
5 2 (22.22%) SIEM Engineer
5 2 (22.22%) SOC Engineer
6 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (44.44%) AS400
3 4 (44.44%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (44.44%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Security Operations
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (55.56%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Forensics
4 4 (44.44%) Content Management
4 4 (44.44%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) Security Management
4 4 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Threat Management
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (22.22%) Internal Audit
5 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO27002
1 4 (44.44%) PCI DSS
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) ArcSight
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) LogRhythm
2 5 (55.56%) NetIQ
2 5 (55.56%) Novell
2 5 (55.56%) Q1 Labs
2 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 5 (55.56%) Symantec
2 5 (55.56%) Tripwire
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
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