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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank 107 116 112
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.66% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Median daily rate £475 £383 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.18% -21.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.13%
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
1551 1788 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.85% 83.40% 78.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 1156 939
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 82 75
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 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 July 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
Andover - 5 £350 - 1
Southampton +11 1 £350 - 1
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 12 (46.15%) Firewall
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) Military
4 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 7 (26.92%) C#
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 7 (26.92%) Web Services
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) VPN
5 7 (26.92%) Ajax
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
5 7 (26.92%) Web Development
5 7 (26.92%) jQuery
5 7 (26.92%) Entity Framework
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) TypeScript
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (23.08%) SIEM
6 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 5 (19.23%) SAML
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) CRM

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 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) VPN
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 4 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (15.38%) IPsec
4 4 (15.38%) IPv4
4 4 (15.38%) IPv6
4 4 (15.38%) MPLS
4 4 (15.38%) Multicast
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
4 4 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) HTTP
6 1 (3.85%) ATM
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) FTP
6 1 (3.85%) Internet
6 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (19.23%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 5 (19.23%) Jasmine
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
1 5 (19.23%) SpecFlow
2 4 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (34.62%) Military
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
1 7 (26.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Management Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Security Management Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IP Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) IP Security Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SIEM Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) SOC Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SOC Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
2 7 (26.92%) Ajax
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (26.92%) Entity Framework
2 7 (26.92%) jQuery
2 7 (26.92%) Web Services
3 5 (19.23%) Breeze.js
3 5 (19.23%) Durandal
3 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (19.23%) React
3 5 (19.23%) SAML
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 3 (11.54%) OAuth2
4 3 (11.54%) OpenID
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (11.54%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.85%) CMDB
5 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Web Development
2 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 6 (23.08%) Integration Testing
2 6 (23.08%) SIEM
2 6 (23.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 5 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (19.23%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (19.23%) Full Text Search
3 5 (19.23%) Information Security
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) Security Operations
3 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Vulnerability Management
3 5 (19.23%) Wireframes
4 4 (15.38%) High Availability
4 4 (15.38%) OWASP
4 4 (15.38%) Service Design
4 4 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C#
1 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
1 7 (26.92%) TypeScript
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.69%) C
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) SC Cleared
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) CESG Certified Professional
2 2 (7.69%) CLAS
3 1 (3.85%) CEH
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CISM
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (3.85%) SANS
3 1 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.69%) COBIT
2 2 (7.69%) JSP 440
2 2 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cacti
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Progress
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.85%) Novell
5 1 (3.85%) Q1 Labs
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Tripwire
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