The table below looks at the statistics for Penetration Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Penetration Testing
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50
Penetration Testing
Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1278 1850 1432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.47% 84.55% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 1227 945
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 53 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.67 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £45.40 £32.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Penetration Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Penetration Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Penetration Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Penetration Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Penetration Testing across the West Yorkshire region.

Penetration Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Penetration Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 5 (45.45%) Unix
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (27.27%) AWS Certification
3 3 (27.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (27.27%) ISMS
3 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (18.18%) Security Operations

Penetration Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) AWS Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Information Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SOC Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Information Security
2 3 (27.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 3 (27.27%) ISMS
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Network Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (18.18%) Security Operations
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (9.09%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 3 (27.27%) AWS Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CISM
3 1 (9.09%) CISA
3 1 (9.09%) GSEC
3 1 (9.09%) GSLC
3 1 (9.09%) GSNA
3 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
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