The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 96 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -4
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 19 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.04% 0.40% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 0.49% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 0
Median daily rate £525 £554 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.19% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £60.00
Penetration 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 Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1429 1852 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.13% 82.02% 76.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 1134 889
Median daily rate £400 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £510 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 86 72
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Penetration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +13 4 £525 -5.82% 1
Andover - 2 £350 -
Southampton - 2 £356 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £500 - 1
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 10 (32.26%) Finance
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) C#
5 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (29.03%) .NET
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
5 9 (29.03%) Web Services
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
5 9 (29.03%) Ajax
5 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
5 9 (29.03%) TypeScript
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (25.81%) VMware
6 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
7 7 (22.58%) SAML
7 7 (22.58%) IIS
7 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
7 7 (22.58%) Web Development
7 7 (22.58%) Selenium
7 7 (22.58%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
3 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) FTP
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.13%) InterSystems Cache
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Selenium
1 7 (22.58%) SpecFlow
2 5 (16.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 5 (16.13%) Jasmine
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.45%) MSI
5 2 (6.45%) NUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.45%) WiX
6 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Military
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Tester
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Penetration Tester
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Security Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Data Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Ethical Hacker
6 1 (3.23%) Information Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) .NET
1 9 (29.03%) .NET Framework
1 9 (29.03%) Ajax
1 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
1 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
1 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
1 9 (29.03%) jQuery
1 9 (29.03%) Web Services
2 7 (22.58%) Breeze.js
2 7 (22.58%) Durandal
2 7 (22.58%) KnockoutJS
2 7 (22.58%) React
2 7 (22.58%) SAML
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 3 (9.68%) OAuth2
3 3 (9.68%) OpenID
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (6.45%) Express
4 2 (6.45%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
2 7 (22.58%) Full Text Search
2 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Management
2 7 (22.58%) Web Development
3 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 6 (19.35%) Service Design
3 6 (19.35%) Service Management
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (16.13%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Security Hardening
4 5 (16.13%) Security Management
4 5 (16.13%) SIEM
4 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Wireframes
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.68%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) C#
1 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
1 9 (29.03%) TypeScript
2 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.45%) C
5 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
3 6 (19.35%) CEH
3 6 (19.35%) CISSP
4 5 (16.13%) CREST Certified
5 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (3.23%) CISA
5 1 (3.23%) CISM
5 1 (3.23%) CLAS
5 1 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (3.23%) SANS
5 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) COBIT
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.23%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.23%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Corosync
2 1 (3.23%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Pacemaker
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) BMC
4 2 (6.45%) DevExpress
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) Progress
4 2 (6.45%) Remedy
Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago