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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 121 141 128
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing OWASP 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
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
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
1967 2576 2060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.42% 83.72% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1725 1324
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 96 54
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.60 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 4 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
West Yorkshire +13 5 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
OWASP
England

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 18 (85.71%) HTML
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
1 18 (85.71%) Subversion
1 18 (85.71%) Open Source
2 17 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) Guice
3 16 (76.19%) JSON
3 16 (76.19%) JIRA
3 16 (76.19%) Spring MVC
3 16 (76.19%) Django
3 16 (76.19%) Ruby
3 16 (76.19%) Ajax
3 16 (76.19%) Google
3 16 (76.19%) Ruby on Rails
3 16 (76.19%) Spring
3 16 (76.19%) Automated Testing
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Confluence
3 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
3 16 (76.19%) Play Framework
3 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
3 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
3 16 (76.19%) RESTful
3 16 (76.19%) Scala
3 16 (76.19%) HTML5
3 16 (76.19%) REST
3 16 (76.19%) CSS3
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
3 16 (76.19%) Web Design

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 16 (76.19%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Subversion
2 16 (76.19%) Git (software)
2 16 (76.19%) Jenkins
2 16 (76.19%) JIRA
2 16 (76.19%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Governance Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Governance Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security Risk Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) CSS
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 16 (76.19%) Ajax
2 16 (76.19%) CSS3
2 16 (76.19%) Django
2 16 (76.19%) Guice
2 16 (76.19%) HTML5
2 16 (76.19%) JSON
2 16 (76.19%) Play Framework
2 16 (76.19%) REST
2 16 (76.19%) RESTful
2 16 (76.19%) Ruby on Rails
2 16 (76.19%) Spring
2 16 (76.19%) Spring MVC
3 2 (9.52%) LAMP
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Open Source
2 17 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (76.19%) Automated Testing
3 16 (76.19%) Configuration Management
3 16 (76.19%) MVC
3 16 (76.19%) Responsive Web Design
3 16 (76.19%) Scrum
3 16 (76.19%) Web Design
4 11 (52.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (52.38%) Front End Development
4 11 (52.38%) Line Management
4 11 (52.38%) Mentoring
4 11 (52.38%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
1 16 (76.19%) Python
1 16 (76.19%) Ruby
1 16 (76.19%) Scala
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) CISA
1 2 (9.52%) CISM
1 2 (9.52%) CISSP
1 2 (9.52%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (9.52%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) COBIT
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Google