Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 156 138
Rank change year-on-year +23 -18 -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 13 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.032% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.038% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 7
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £550 £615
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.18% -10.57% -
10th Percentile £267 £525 £577
90th Percentile £499 £575 £661
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

OWASP is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,430 2,609 2,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.85% 83.46% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,482 1,610 1,659
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £253 £247
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 82 64
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £16.03 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.03% +5.08% -11.08%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.40 £11.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £43.18
England median hourly rate £22.46 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.16% +4.17% +11.63%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing OWASP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in the East Midlands

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OWASP in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in the East Midlands

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OWASP in the East Midlands

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 10 £340 - 2
Leicestershire - 2 £275 -
Derbyshire - 1 £500 -
OWASP
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (53.85%) Microservices
5 7 (53.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 7 (53.85%) Redis
5 7 (53.85%) SOLID
5 7 (53.85%) Master's Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
5 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
5 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (53.85%) Node.js
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
5 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
5 7 (53.85%) SOA
5 7 (53.85%) TDD
6 5 (38.46%) Prototyping
7 4 (30.77%) CSS

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) Redis
2 7 (53.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Flink
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) NUnit
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
2 1 (7.69%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.69%) JBehave
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Selenium
2 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) React Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (53.85%) Node.js
4 7 (53.85%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 2 (15.38%) XHTML
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) NHS
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 10 (76.92%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 7 (53.85%) Microservices
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) SOLID
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Prototyping
5 3 (23.08%) DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 2 (15.38%) Extreme Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) UML
6 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (7.69%) Information Security
7 1 (7.69%) ISMS
7 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
1 7 (53.85%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.69%) CISM
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) CRISC
2 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft