The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.49 £45.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+34.42% +20.03%
Security Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
459 383 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 85.16% 79.79% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 226 115
Average daily rate £405 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £21.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Security Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Security Testing also 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 that cited Security Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Modelling

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Security Testing also 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 that cited Security Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Security Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Security Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Security Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (50.00%) IT Risk Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Security
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Threat Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nessus