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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HP WebInspect
Rank 618 572 580
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +8
Contract jobs citing WebInspect 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.11% 0.054% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£315 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 - -
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
4517 3704 3646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.78% 7.12% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2706 2189 1917
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £348 £312
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +11.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 156 187
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £40.00 £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) JMeter
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Subversion
3 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (66.67%) ISEB
3 4 (66.67%) GIS
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Confluence
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) CSSLP
6 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Management

WebInspect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (66.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JMeter
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
1 5 (83.33%) Cucumber
1 5 (83.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (66.67%) JIRA
2 4 (66.67%) Subversion
2 4 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) QADirector
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Security Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Application Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) GIS
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (83.33%) Shell Script
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) CSSLP
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) CEH
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Progress