The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 78 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.57% 0.073% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.095% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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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
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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
921 1050 878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.94% 76.36% 73.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 601 442
Average daily rate £413 £390 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 47
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Surrey 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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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
Staines - 6 - -
Thames Ditton - 1 - -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 14 (82.35%) CISSP
1 14 (82.35%) CISM
1 14 (82.35%) Stakeholder Management
1 14 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (76.47%) CRISC
2 13 (76.47%) PCI DSS
2 13 (76.47%) PRINCE2
3 12 (70.59%) Risk Management
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 11 (64.71%) Change Control
5 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Web Services
6 3 (17.65%) WebInspect
7 2 (11.76%) Information Security
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
7 2 (11.76%) SAP
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
8 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) JIRA
8 1 (5.88%) QA
8 1 (5.88%) Selenium

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) Fiddler
1 1 (5.88%) WebDriver
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.88%) JMeter
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Consultant
1 14 (82.35%) Security Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Lead Security Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Application Security Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (76.47%) PRINCE2
3 12 (70.59%) Risk Management
4 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 11 (64.71%) Change Control
5 6 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 2 (11.76%) Information Security
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) SOA
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) CISSP
1 14 (82.35%) CISM
2 13 (76.47%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (76.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) WebInspect
2 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) Red Gate
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft