The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.13%
Penetration Testing
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
264 325 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 76.74% 78.88% 82.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 239 267
Median daily rate £384 £405 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £538 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 7
Median hourly rate - £13.75 £30.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -54.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Penetration Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Penetration Testing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Penetration 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) GWAPT
1 4 (100.00%) GPEN
1 4 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 1 (25.00%) IT Audit

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) IT Audit
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CREST Certified
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) GPEN
1 4 (100.00%) GWAPT