The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Testing
Rank - 36 -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 2.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £55.00
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
234 225 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 71.78% 67.77% 68.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 106 159
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 50
Average hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge