The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 233 240 236
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing OWASP 18 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.089% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.12% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 2
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 - -
OWASP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6906 6535 5827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.33% 72.77% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3956 3616 3078
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 253 246
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 10 £450 - 1
Surrey +19 7 - -
Berkshire - 1 £375 - 2
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (68.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (65.71%) CISSP
3 15 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 14 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 14 (40.00%) CISM
5 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
5 13 (37.14%) CRISC
6 12 (34.29%) Change Control
6 12 (34.29%) Information Security
7 11 (31.43%) ITIL
7 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (28.57%) Cyber Security
8 10 (28.57%) GIAC
9 9 (25.71%) Firewall
9 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Patch Management
10 8 (22.86%) Security Patching
11 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 5 (14.29%) Web Services
12 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
13 4 (11.43%) XML
13 4 (11.43%) HP
13 4 (11.43%) Degree
14 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
14 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
14 3 (8.57%) Cryptography

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.86%) Mule
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) WildFly
2 1 (2.86%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Network Security
2 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JMeter
1 2 (5.71%) Selenium
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.86%) Gerrit
2 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.86%) Subversion
2 1 (2.86%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.86%) Maven
2 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.86%) Gradle
2 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
3 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Consultant
1 23 (65.71%) Security Consultant
2 12 (34.29%) Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Security Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Application Security Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Security Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) QA Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Quality Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (11.43%) XML
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
3 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) WSDL
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) Spring
5 1 (2.86%) Ajax
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) LAMP
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) HTML
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Cryptography
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 15 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 15 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 12 (34.29%) Change Control
3 12 (34.29%) Information Security
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
4 11 (31.43%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (28.57%) Cyber Security
6 9 (25.71%) Security Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Patch Management
7 8 (22.86%) Security Patching
8 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 3 (8.57%) Waterfall
10 3 (8.57%) SOA
10 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (8.57%) SDLC
11 2 (5.71%) ArchiMate
11 2 (5.71%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) Java
1 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) PHP5
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) Python
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) CISSP
2 14 (40.00%) CISM
3 13 (37.14%) CRISC
4 10 (28.57%) GIAC
5 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.43%) Degree
7 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (68.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (40.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) WebInspect
2 2 (5.71%) MOM
3 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) logstash
3 1 (2.86%) Salt
3 1 (2.86%) Kibana
3 1 (2.86%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) HP
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Red Gate
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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