The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Rational AppScan
UK / England
Rank 574 588 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing AppScan 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.002% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.041% 0.015% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7233 6896 6423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.21% 14.65% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4877 4607 4321
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 181 118
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £29.64 £28.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.68 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.66%

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing AppScan as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

AppScan Jobs Demand Trend in England

AppScan
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AppScan Daily Rate Trend in England

AppScan
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 2 - - 1
East of England - 1 - -
AppScan
UK

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AppScan 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 England region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) Nexpose
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) Acunetix
2 3 (75.00%) QRadar
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Burp Suite
1 1 (25.00%) GDB
1 1 (25.00%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Web Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Kali Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Secure Coding
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CEH
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) GPEN
3 1 (25.00%) GWAPT
3 1 (25.00%) GXPN
3 1 (25.00%) OSCE
3 1 (25.00%) OSCP
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HIPAA
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Nexpose
2 3 (75.00%) QRadar
3 1 (25.00%) Core Impact
3 1 (25.00%) HP Fortify
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) Nmap
3 1 (25.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Acunetix
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk