Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 22 January 2019 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 55 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.64% 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £525 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £350 £430
% change year-on-year +28.57% -18.60% -13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £48.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +39.29% -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 525 431 389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 86.07% 83.37% 82.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 296 243
East Sussex median daily rate £425 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +5.34% +1.71%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
East Sussex median hourly rate £38.75 £26.00 £24.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.04% +6.82% -8.50%
10th Percentile £11.23 £10.26 £13.34
90th Percentile £48.68 £45.00 £44.10
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.00% +6.71% -24.29%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in East Sussex

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in East Sussex

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Brighton -4 10 £525 - 3
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Confluence
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Service Design
2 9 (90.00%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) Scala
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) Spring MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Django
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Guice
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Subversion

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 9 (90.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (90.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (90.00%) JIRA
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Grunt
3 1 (10.00%) gulp
3 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (10.00%) Mocha
3 1 (10.00%) PostCSS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) Scala Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
2 9 (90.00%) Ajax
2 9 (90.00%) CSS3
2 9 (90.00%) Django
2 9 (90.00%) Guice
2 9 (90.00%) JSON
2 9 (90.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (90.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) LESS
3 1 (10.00%) React
3 1 (10.00%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Web Development
2 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (90.00%) Service Design
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (10.00%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Ruby
2 9 (90.00%) Scala
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Google