The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 61 -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £285 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £382 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.80% +1.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -
Security Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
477 520 604
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 81.12% 77.04% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 318 358
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 38 51
Median hourly rate £39.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire