Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 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
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +75
Contract jobs citing Security Testing 3 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 1.10% 2.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 3.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Worthing median daily rate £441 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.00% - -
West Sussex median daily rate £513 £450 -
% change year-on-year +13.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Worthing median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 246 318 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 90.11% 92.71% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 191 140
Worthing median daily rate £450 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £312 £360 £313
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Worthing median hourly rate - £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +131.71%
West Sussex median hourly rate £35.00 £49.75 £37.25
% change year-on-year -29.65% +33.56% -0.67%

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 17 June 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery

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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) API Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 3 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Groovy
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian