The table below looks at the statistics for GWAPT in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GWAPT over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GWAPT 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
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 Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11779 10421 10401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.87% 18.90% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7361 6097 5996
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £541 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 537 491
Median hourly rate £28.50 £24.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.62% +27.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.92 £50.00 £43.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

GWAPT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing GWAPT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

GWAPT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GWAPT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GWAPT within the UK.

GWAPT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GWAPT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GWAPT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for GWAPT.

1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) GIAC
3 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (55.56%) CEH
3 5 (55.56%) GPEN
4 4 (44.44%) OSCP
4 4 (44.44%) OSCE
4 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
4 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 4 (44.44%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) SANS
4 4 (44.44%) Email Filtering
4 4 (44.44%) Web Filtering
4 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
4 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (44.44%) Coaching
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) CISSP
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (44.44%) OWASP
4 4 (44.44%) Information Security
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 1 (11.11%) C#

GWAPT
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) IT Security Specialist
2 4 (44.44%) Security Specialist
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) IT Architect
3 2 (22.22%) IT Security Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Internet of Things
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) Email Filtering
3 4 (44.44%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (44.44%) OWASP
3 4 (44.44%) Security Architecture
3 4 (44.44%) SIEM
3 4 (44.44%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 4 (44.44%) Web Filtering
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Ruby
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CREST Certified
2 5 (55.56%) CEH
2 5 (55.56%) GIAC
2 5 (55.56%) GPEN
3 4 (44.44%) CISSP
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) OSCE
3 4 (44.44%) OSCP
3 4 (44.44%) SANS
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco