Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing with a requirement for Security Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Security Testing over the 6 months to 15 October 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.

Security Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 48 46
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 11 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 2.67% 0.42% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 0.47% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Worthing median daily rate £450 - £413
10th Percentile £447 - £344
90th Percentile £453 - £473
West Sussex median daily rate £500 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worthing median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Security 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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 388 215 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 94.17% 91.10% 91.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 91 144
Worthing median daily rate £475 £450 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -6.25% +17.07%
10th Percentile £399 £310 £302
90th Percentile £568 £645 £588
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Worthing median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +216.67% +50.00%
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.25 £47.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.79% +26.67% +138.10%

Security Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

Job postings citing Security Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worthing.

Job vacancy trend for Security Testing in Worthing

Security Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Security Testing in Worthing

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Security 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Security Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
1 11 (100.00%) Kanban
1 11 (100.00%) Groovy
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 11 (100.00%) RESTful
1 11 (100.00%) Scala
1 11 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 11 (100.00%) User Stories
1 11 (100.00%) API Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 11 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
2 10 (90.91%) Confluence
2 10 (90.91%) Atlassian
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
2 10 (90.91%) QA
3 9 (81.82%) Acceptance Criteria
4 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
5 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
6 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance

Security Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Selenium
2 10 (90.91%) JIRA
3 7 (63.64%) SoapUI
4 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer in Test
3 2 (18.18%) QA Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 11 (100.00%) RESTful
1 11 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) API Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 11 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 11 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Kanban
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 11 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 11 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 11 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 11 (100.00%) User Stories
2 10 (90.91%) Continuous Delivery
2 10 (90.91%) Unit Testing
3 9 (81.82%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Groovy
1 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (90.91%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Atlassian