The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.93% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £240 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £400 £460
% change year-on-year
+23.43% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -25.00%
Penetration Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80 77 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 74.07% 74.76% 55.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 70 36
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.98% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Penetration Testing
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Penetration 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (100.00%) Web Filtering