The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 111 -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.041% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.053% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £499 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.83% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
OWASP
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1868 1902 1879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.25% 77.25% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1029 943 891
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 68 26
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.29 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) W3C
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
1 1 (50.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (50.00%) Sitecore