The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Testing
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.77% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £55.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.87% +69.23%
Security Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94 81 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.31% 74.31% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 15
Average daily rate £350 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £11.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -78.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Security Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Management
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) SABSA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SSCP
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft