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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank - 85 97
Contract jobs citing OWASP 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.66% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.84% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £409
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1077 1072 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.41% 78.31% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 592 633
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 31 51
Average hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +56.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.44 £18.15 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £51.88 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Guidewire

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) CREST Certified
1 1 (25.00%) ISSAP
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Guidewire