The table below looks at the statistics for Ethical Hacking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ethical Hacking
Rank 106 117 119
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Ethical Hacking 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.10% 0.079% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.10% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £563 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £469 £423 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.94% +69.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Ethical Hacking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1558 1960 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.25% 77.26% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1047 1030
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 87 23
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.90 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +27.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.18 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ethical Hacking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Ethical Hacking Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Ethical Hacking
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Berkshire region.

Ethical Hacking Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Ethical Hacking
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ethical Hacking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Ethical Hacking.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CEH
1 2 (100.00%) CISM
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP