The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WebInspect
Rank 592 580 555
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -25
Contract jobs citing WebInspect 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.066% 0.054% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
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£224 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £150
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4554 3718 3220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.25% 7.20% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2860 2242 1697
Average daily rate £415 £388 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 139 211
Average hourly rate £20.75 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £12.42 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £38.71 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.28 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.42% -6.66%

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 4 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 19 December 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
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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
England -29 3 £224 -
London +15 2 £224 -
Manchester - - - -
North West - - - -

WebInspect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) JMeter
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
3 4 (50.00%) Confluence
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) GIS
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
4 3 (37.50%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) AIX
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Nessus

WebInspect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) JMeter
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
1 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
1 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (37.50%) TestDirector
3 3 (37.50%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Penetration Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) UNIX
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) AIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
3 3 (37.50%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (37.50%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) CEH
2 3 (37.50%) OSCP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nessus
1 3 (37.50%) CORE IMPACT
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP