The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England / London
Rank 372 390 399
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +9
Contract jobs citing OWASP 30 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.14% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 9
Median daily rate £550 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £372 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
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 Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16429 18227 17626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.94% 85.00% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11899 13033 12566
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 218 206
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in London

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in London

OWASP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing OWASP across the London region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

OWASP Daily Rate Histogram in London

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
City of London -11 2 £500 +9.89%
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (28.00%) Security Testing
4 20 (26.67%) Java
5 18 (24.00%) Finance
6 14 (18.67%) Scrum
6 14 (18.67%) Information Security
6 14 (18.67%) .NET
6 14 (18.67%) Jenkins
7 13 (17.33%) Internet
7 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
8 11 (14.67%) CISSP
8 11 (14.67%) Web Services
8 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
8 11 (14.67%) Linux
8 11 (14.67%) Python
8 11 (14.67%) Risk Management
8 11 (14.67%) SDLC
9 10 (13.33%) Ansible
9 10 (13.33%) HP Fortify
9 10 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
9 10 (13.33%) Firewall
9 10 (13.33%) HP
9 10 (13.33%) PCI DSS
10 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (12.00%) Open Source
10 9 (12.00%) Security Architecture
10 9 (12.00%) REST
10 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration

OWASP
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.00%) Apache
1 6 (8.00%) nginx
2 5 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.33%) CMS
3 4 (5.33%) Drupal
3 4 (5.33%) JBoss
4 3 (4.00%) Confluence
4 3 (4.00%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.67%) ATG Dynamo
5 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.33%) SAS
6 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (8.00%) GitHub
4 3 (4.00%) SaaS
5 2 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.67%) IaaS
6 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.33%) Heroku
6 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (17.33%) Internet
2 10 (13.33%) Firewall
3 8 (10.67%) SSL
4 5 (6.67%) HTTP
4 5 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 5 (6.67%) Network Security
4 5 (6.67%) VPN
5 4 (5.33%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (4.00%) SSH
7 2 (2.67%) DMZ
7 2 (2.67%) LDAP
8 1 (1.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.33%) Redis
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (14.67%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.67%) Burp Suite
4 7 (9.33%) JMeter
5 5 (6.67%) Artifactory
5 5 (6.67%) Gerrit
5 5 (6.67%) SonarQube
5 5 (6.67%) WebDriver
6 4 (5.33%) LoadRunner
6 4 (5.33%) Selenium
6 4 (5.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (5.33%) Subversion
7 3 (4.00%) JIRA
7 3 (4.00%) Mercurial
7 3 (4.00%) Protractor
7 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.67%) JUnit
8 2 (2.67%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Marketing
3 4 (5.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Developer
2 14 (18.67%) Analyst
3 11 (14.67%) Architect
4 10 (13.33%) Security Architect
5 9 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Security Analyst
6 8 (10.67%) Tester
7 7 (9.33%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Consultant
8 6 (8.00%) Penetration Tester
9 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.00%) IT Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) IT Architect
11 3 (4.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 3 (4.00%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (4.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) .NET
2 11 (14.67%) Web Services
3 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.00%) REST
4 8 (10.67%) CSS
4 8 (10.67%) HTML
4 8 (10.67%) RESTful
5 7 (9.33%) SAML
6 5 (6.67%) LAMP
6 5 (6.67%) LAPP Stack
6 5 (6.67%) LEMP Stack
7 4 (5.33%) Ajax
7 4 (5.33%) J2EE
8 3 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.00%) Django
8 3 (4.00%) jQuery
8 3 (4.00%) Play Framework
8 3 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (4.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
2 3 (4.00%) BYOD
2 3 (4.00%) PKI
3 2 (2.67%) Cybercrime
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.67%) Fintech
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) Blog
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) CentOS
2 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (5.33%) Unix
2 4 (5.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (28.00%) Security Testing
4 14 (18.67%) Information Security
4 14 (18.67%) Scrum
5 11 (14.67%) Risk Management
5 11 (14.67%) SDLC
6 10 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.00%) DevOps
7 9 (12.00%) Open Source
7 9 (12.00%) Security Architecture
8 8 (10.67%) Cryptography
8 8 (10.67%) Secure Coding
8 8 (10.67%) Threat Modelling
9 7 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (9.33%) TDD
10 6 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (8.00%) Performance Testing
10 6 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) Java
2 11 (14.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (14.67%) Python
3 9 (12.00%) Ruby
4 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 5 (6.67%) C#
4 5 (6.67%) Perl
4 5 (6.67%) PHP
5 4 (5.33%) Scala
5 4 (5.33%) SQL
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) CISSP
2 9 (12.00%) CREST Certified
3 8 (10.67%) SANS
4 7 (9.33%) Degree
5 5 (6.67%) CHECK Team Member
5 5 (6.67%) GIAC
5 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (5.33%) CEH
6 4 (5.33%) CISM
6 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.67%) ISEB
7 2 (2.67%) OSCP
8 1 (1.33%) CHFI
8 1 (1.33%) CISMP
8 1 (1.33%) CRISC
8 1 (1.33%) CSSLP
8 1 (1.33%) GSEC
8 1 (1.33%) ISACA
8 1 (1.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.00%) QA
3 5 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (5.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 3 (4.00%) ISO22301
5 3 (4.00%) ISO27002
5 3 (4.00%) ISO27005
6 2 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (2.67%) RMADS
6 2 (2.67%) SDET
7 1 (1.33%) COBIT
7 1 (1.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (9.33%) Docker
2 5 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.00%) vCloud
4 1 (1.33%) OpenSSH
4 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Ansible
1 10 (13.33%) HP Fortify
2 5 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (6.67%) Kibana
2 5 (6.67%) logstash
3 4 (5.33%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (5.33%) HAProxy
4 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.00%) Rundeck
4 3 (4.00%) Salt
4 3 (4.00%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.33%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.33%) Graphite
5 1 (1.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.33%) Nagios
5 1 (1.33%) Nmap
5 1 (1.33%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) HP
2 5 (6.67%) CA
2 5 (6.67%) Google
2 5 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.33%) Black Duck
3 4 (5.33%) Sonatype
3 4 (5.33%) Veracode
3 4 (5.33%) VMware
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.67%) ATG
6 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.33%) Qualys
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
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