The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Testing
Rank 83 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.98% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
Penetration Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1104 1018 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 72.39% 75.69% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 628 520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 59
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £45.50 £48.92
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% -

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Penetration Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Penetration Testing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 11 - - 3
Guildford - 1 £500 -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Penetration Testing
South East

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Penetration 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 Penetration Testing.

1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (63.64%) Information Security
3 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 12 (54.55%) CISSP
4 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
5 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
6 7 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
6 7 (31.82%) Change Control
6 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
6 7 (31.82%) Cryptography
6 7 (31.82%) PKI
7 6 (27.27%) CISM
7 6 (27.27%) Security Management
7 6 (27.27%) OWASP
8 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 4 (18.18%) Information Management
9 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
9 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance
9 4 (18.18%) Smart Meter
9 4 (18.18%) CRISC
10 3 (13.64%) ISMS
10 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (9.09%) Finance
12 1 (4.55%) Games
12 1 (4.55%) Asset Management

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Penetration 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 Penetration Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) PaaS
1 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
1 10 (45.45%) Security Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Security Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Cryptography
1 7 (31.82%) PKI
1 7 (31.82%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (18.18%) Smart Meter
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Information Security
2 12 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 8 (36.36%) Security Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Data Protection
4 7 (31.82%) Change Control
4 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (27.27%) Security Management
5 6 (27.27%) OWASP
6 5 (22.73%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 4 (18.18%) Information Security Management
7 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance
7 4 (18.18%) Information Management
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) ISMS
9 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (4.55%) Black-Box Testing
9 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) CISSP
2 6 (27.27%) CISM
3 4 (18.18%) CRISC
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (86.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (45.45%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) F5
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