The first table below looks at the demand for Ethical Hacking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ethical Hacking over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ethical Hacking
Rank 125 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Ethical Hacking 4 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.40% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate £500 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+35.59% +5.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £12.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1914 1691 1963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.26% 68.05% 63.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 672 740
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 52 55
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ethical Hacking across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ethical Hacking within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Thatcham - - - -
Ethical Hacking
South East

Ethical Hacking
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ethical Hacking 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 Ethical Hacking.

1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) CISMP
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Ethical Hacking
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Ethical Hacking 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 Ethical Hacking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Security Management
1 4 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001