The first table below looks at the demand for WebInspect skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebInspect over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WebInspect
Rank 586 539 583
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +44
Contract jobs citing WebInspect 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.010% 0.008%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.024% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £490 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4115 3159 3757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.31% 6.62% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 1814 2011
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 158 161
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%

WebInspect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebInspect within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WebInspect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebInspect
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebInspect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebInspect
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebInspect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -91 1 - - 2
Basingstoke - - - -
London - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - -
South East - - - -

WebInspect
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Nmap
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Nessus
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) AppScan
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

WebInspect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebInspect 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 WebInspect. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Nmap
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) VMware