The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.73% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.98 £52.99 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+15.07% +41.34%
Security Testing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
526 568 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.13% 75.43% 71.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 274 236
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £44.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Security Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Security Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Watford - 4 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £500 -
Security Testing
East of England

Security Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) SAP
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
1 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (80.00%) SuccessFactors
1 4 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) APMP
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk