Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Penetration Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Penetration Testing over the 6 months to 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Penetration Testing
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Penetration Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.31% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Bath median daily rate £363 - -
Somerset median daily rate £363 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bath median hourly rate - - -
Somerset median hourly rate £39.00 - -

Penetration Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 105 128 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 68.63% 76.65% 77.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 89 90
Bath median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £250 £262 £237
90th Percentile £500 £575 £465
Somerset median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 8
Bath median hourly rate £40.00 £16.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.15% -15.58% -13.97%
10th Percentile £14.70 £15.11 £10.10
90th Percentile £72.50 £38.43 £82.13
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £42.03
% change year-on-year -6.98% +2.32% +13.58%

Penetration Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Penetration Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Penetration Testing in Bath

Penetration Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Penetration Testing in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Penetration Testing in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Penetration Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Penetration Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App

Penetration Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA