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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank 20 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.58% 0.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% 0.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 £55.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.87%
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
107 110 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 69.03% 75.34% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 37
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Security Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Watford region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) SAP
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 6 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
1 6 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management

Security Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) SAP