The table below looks at the statistics for AppScan skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppScan over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Rational AppScan
Rank 416 - 421
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing AppScan 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% - 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% - 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
AppScan
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3754 3336 3239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.39% 14.25% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2811 2402 2335
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £317 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 15
Median hourly rate £43.63 £32.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.23% -19.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.18 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.08 £45.00 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.02 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+10.75% -2.06%

AppScan
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AppScan Jobs Demand Trend in London

AppScan
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AppScan Daily Rate Trend in London

AppScan
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Security Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 6 (66.67%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) WebInspect
3 6 (66.67%) Veracode
4 5 (55.56%) HP Fortify
4 5 (55.56%) C++
5 4 (44.44%) Information Security
5 4 (44.44%) COBOL
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) Metasploit
5 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (33.33%) Nessus
6 3 (33.33%) BPMN
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) UML
7 2 (22.22%) Firewall
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
7 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) GIAC
7 2 (22.22%) IBM
7 2 (22.22%) CEH
7 2 (22.22%) Nmap

AppScan
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Metasploit
2 2 (22.22%) Fiddler
3 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Security Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Application Security Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (33.33%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (22.22%) Security Advisor
4 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Specialist
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Kali Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Security Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (33.33%) BPMN
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) OSSTMM
5 2 (22.22%) OWASP
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
6 1 (11.11%) Presales
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Social Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) COBOL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CEH
1 2 (22.22%) GIAC
2 1 (11.11%) CISA
2 1 (11.11%) CISM
2 1 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) CRISC
2 1 (11.11%) ECSA
2 1 (11.11%) OSCP
2 1 (11.11%) SANS
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) WebInspect
2 5 (55.56%) HP Fortify
3 3 (33.33%) Nessus
4 2 (22.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Veracode
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Qualys