The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 93 117 110
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Contract jobs citing OWASP 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.33% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OWASP
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1273 1865 1476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.59% 84.85% 80.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 839 1239 984
Median daily rate £420 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.89 £11.67 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £45.40 £32.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing OWASP across the West Yorkshire region.

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +20 5 - -
OWASP
Yorkshire

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) Subversion
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
2 17 (89.47%) Confluence
2 17 (89.47%) HTTP
2 17 (89.47%) Configuration Management
2 17 (89.47%) Git (software)
2 17 (89.47%) RESTful
2 17 (89.47%) Scala
2 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 17 (89.47%) Play Framework
2 17 (89.47%) Relational Database
2 17 (89.47%) HTML5
2 17 (89.47%) REST
2 17 (89.47%) CSS3
2 17 (89.47%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) Automated Testing
2 17 (89.47%) Scrum
2 17 (89.47%) Web Design
2 17 (89.47%) Ruby
2 17 (89.47%) Ajax
2 17 (89.47%) Google
2 17 (89.47%) Ruby on Rails
2 17 (89.47%) JSON
2 17 (89.47%) JIRA
2 17 (89.47%) Spring MVC

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 17 (89.47%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Subversion
2 17 (89.47%) Git (software)
2 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 17 (89.47%) JIRA
2 17 (89.47%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (26.32%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) Ajax
2 17 (89.47%) CSS3
2 17 (89.47%) Django
2 17 (89.47%) Guice
2 17 (89.47%) HTML5
2 17 (89.47%) JSON
2 17 (89.47%) Play Framework
2 17 (89.47%) REST
2 17 (89.47%) RESTful
2 17 (89.47%) Ruby on Rails
2 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) Spring MVC
3 2 (10.53%) LAMP
3 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Open Source
2 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) Automated Testing
2 17 (89.47%) Configuration Management
2 17 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (89.47%) MVC
2 17 (89.47%) Responsive Web Design
2 17 (89.47%) Scrum
2 17 (89.47%) Web Design
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (63.16%) Front End Development
3 12 (63.16%) Line Management
3 12 (63.16%) Mentoring
3 12 (63.16%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Information Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
1 17 (89.47%) Python
1 17 (89.47%) Ruby
1 17 (89.47%) Scala
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Google