The table below looks at the statistics for Security Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Testing
Rank - 53 63
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.54% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £352 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.49 £45.00 £37.49
% change year-on-year
+34.42% +20.03%
Security Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 553 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 76.44% 78.77% 77.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 382 363
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 13
Average hourly rate £38.50 £20.19 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.73% -49.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £13.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.85 £29.40 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Security Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Security Testing across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Security Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Security Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Security Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago