The table below looks at the statistics for Security 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 Security Testing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 104 107
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.74% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.93% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Median daily rate - £388 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
1406 1505 1656
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.99% 79.76% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 988 910
Median daily rate £425 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 62 73
Median hourly rate £42.50 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.75 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Security Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Security Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Security Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Security Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment

Security 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Security Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) OAT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Integration Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Software QA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Quality Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) QMS
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) IRCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Qualys