The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Acunetix products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Acunetix over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Acunetix.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acunetix
UK
Rank 588 624 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Contract jobs citing Acunetix 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.002% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20361 21578 23065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.51% 43.26% 45.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12457 12656 13574
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 864 1026
Median hourly rate £19.11 £22.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.08% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

Acunetix
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Acunetix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Acunetix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Acunetix
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Acunetix within the UK.

Acunetix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Acunetix
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acunetix within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
England +18 3 - -
London -5 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -

Acunetix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Acunetix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Acunetix.

1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (60.00%) Nexpose
2 3 (60.00%) QRadar
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) AppScan
2 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OWASP
4 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Burp Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Kali Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (20.00%) Nmap
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (20.00%) Qualys
4 1 (20.00%) OSCP
4 1 (20.00%) OSCE
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

Acunetix
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) AppScan
2 1 (20.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Web Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (40.00%) OWASP
2 2 (40.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) OSSTMM
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CEH
1 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) CISM
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) OSCE
3 1 (20.00%) OSCP
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Nexpose
1 3 (60.00%) QRadar
2 1 (20.00%) Nessus
2 1 (20.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) F5
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys