Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 137 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 8 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 0
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% - -
England median daily rate £488 £475 £430
% change year-on-year +2.63% +10.47% -9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +35.71% - -

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 2631 2665 2482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.66% 81.65% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1667 1694 1569
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £235 £225 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 73 90
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £16.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% -12.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £9.37 £8.76 £10.41
90th Percentile £47.95 £42.00 £38.80
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.47 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.17% +11.23% +15.79%

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 16 December 2017.

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 16 December 2017. 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
Derbyshire -1 7 £375 +39.66%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £340 -
OWASP
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) OAuth2
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) OAuth
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) React
3 6 (75.00%) Loose Coupling
3 6 (75.00%) Redux
3 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
4 5 (62.50%) D3.js
4 5 (62.50%) OpenLayers
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) SMS
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) OAuth
2 7 (87.50%) OAuth2
2 7 (87.50%) React
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Redux
4 5 (62.50%) D3.js
4 5 (62.50%) OpenLayers
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Loose Coupling
2 6 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (75.00%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft