The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 71 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.12% 0.11% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £280 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.99 £37.49
% change year-on-year
- +41.34%
Security Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
690 747 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.70% 80.93% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 582 479
Median daily rate £378 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £298 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 34
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.04 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.64% +51.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.55 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Security Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Testing 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Banking Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Digital Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification