The first table below looks at the demand for the Security Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hampshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Tester
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Security Tester 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1934 1606 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.34% 92.73% 92.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 879 772
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £209 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 159 198
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.57 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Security Tester
South East

Security Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Tester in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Tester Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Tester
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Tester within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Basingstoke - 7 £425 -
Security Tester
South East

Security Tester
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Tester in their job title 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 with Security Tester in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Snort
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) Nmap
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Nessus

Security Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Security Tester in their job title 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 with Security Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Ruby
1 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Snort
2 1 (12.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Red Hat