The table below looks at the statistics for the Penetration Tester role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Penetration Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Penetration Tester
Rank - - 126
Contract jobs requiring a Penetration Tester 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £381 £350
% change year-on-year
+31.14% +8.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Penetration Tester
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2311 2070 2459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 91.74% 93.41% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1150 1237
Average daily rate £340 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 122 130
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.10 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Penetration Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Penetration Tester in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Penetration Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Penetration Tester
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Penetration Tester Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Penetration Tester
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Penetration Tester within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
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Penetration Tester
England