The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 135 142 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Contract jobs citing OWASP 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.068% 0.043%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.083% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 -
OWASP
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2389 2416 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.29% 82.60% 76.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1654 1694 1169
Median daily rate £425 £365 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 54
Median hourly rate £17.38 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.89% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

OWASP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

OWASP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire -1 6 £400 -27.27% 3
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 8 (72.73%) Open Source
2 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
3 5 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Information Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) PHP
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) HTTP
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) LAMP
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Web Design
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) MVC

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (27.27%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Military
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) PHP Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Penetration Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) CSS
1 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) LAMP
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (27.27%) Ajax
3 3 (27.27%) CSS3
3 3 (27.27%) Django
3 3 (27.27%) Guice
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Play Framework
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) Spring
3 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
1 8 (72.73%) Open Source
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
2 5 (45.45%) Information Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
2 5 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Web Design
2 5 (45.45%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) PHP
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google