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 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 - 47 41
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
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
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
194 232 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 79.51% 74.84% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 143 125
Median daily rate £350 £370 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £260 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 14
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £21.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +85.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £11.31 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £25.00
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 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