The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gosport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 18 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 1.85% 9.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 10.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.25 - £9.50
Security Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gosport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 98 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gosport 75.93% 92.45% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 7
Average daily rate £500 £420 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £505 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gosport

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gosport

Security Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gosport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gosport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gosport region citing Security Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft