The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 191 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 77.35% 80.93% 76.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 134 91
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 15
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

OWASP
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (100.00%) IT Audit
2 2 (40.00%) Finance

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 5 (100.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Compliance Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Governance Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Information Governance Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (40.00%) IT Security Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
1 5 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 5 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISA
1 5 (100.00%) CISM
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 5 (100.00%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) COBIT
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001