The first table below looks at the demand for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 110 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing OWASP 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.15% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£350 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £448 £375 £256
% change year-on-year
+19.33% +46.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1500 1279 1245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 73.35% 73.13% 70.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 724 647
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 89 104
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.25 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing OWASP across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
3 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (60.00%) SSL
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (30.00%) HTTP
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) JUnit
5 3 (30.00%) UML
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing OWASP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited OWASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 6 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (60.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (30.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (30.00%) Hudson
1 3 (30.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Web Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) WebCenter
3 3 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 3 (30.00%) NHibernate
3 3 (30.00%) Java EE
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) UNIX
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle