The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hampshire region that had Security Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Tester
Rank 107 - 119
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Tester 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.055% - 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% - 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Security Tester
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1666 2097 2072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 92.45% 95.40% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 1291 1138
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £265 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 144 133
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Security Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hampshire region that featured Security Tester in the job title.

Security Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Tester Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Security Tester contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region featuring Security Tester in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB

Security Tester Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft