The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £575 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.37 £60.98 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-35.43% +10.87%
Security Testing
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 East Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
238 311 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 84.10% 81.63% 77.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 239 164
Median daily rate £418 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 34
Median hourly rate £22.59 £18.68 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.84 £17.00 £11.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £21.15 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex