The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex - - 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £363
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £28.99 -
% change year-on-year
-1.69% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 203 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 68.99% 81.20% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 130 97
Average daily rate £387 £410 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.60% +7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex