The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 101 115 122
Rank change year-on-year +14 +7  
Contract jobs citing OWASP 14 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.75% 0.46% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.58% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £450 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -0.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £450 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

OWASP is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1486 1738 1760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.81% 79.76% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 1169 1010
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 68 88
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing OWASP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Hampshire

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in Hampshire

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OWASP in Hampshire

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
Andover - 4 £425 -
Havant - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
Basingstoke +7 1 £550 -
OWASP
South East

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (71.88%) Ajax
3 21 (65.63%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) HTML
4 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
4 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (56.25%) WCF
5 18 (56.25%) IIS
5 18 (56.25%) .NET
5 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
5 18 (56.25%) MVC
6 17 (53.13%) XML
7 16 (50.00%) Web Services
8 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (46.88%) TDD
9 14 (43.75%) jQuery
9 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
9 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 13 (40.63%) CSS
11 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
11 12 (37.50%) N-Tier
11 12 (37.50%) OOP
11 12 (37.50%) LINQ
11 12 (37.50%) Secure Coding
11 12 (37.50%) LINQ to SQL
12 11 (34.38%) Java
13 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (28.13%) Git (software)

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 18 (56.25%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) OpenStack
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) CMS
4 1 (3.13%) phpBB
4 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) IaaS
2 8 (25.00%) PaaS
3 7 (21.88%) Boomi
4 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (21.88%) MS Access
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
5 6 (18.75%) MySQL
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (59.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
3 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (18.75%) Jenkins
5 5 (15.63%) Selenium
5 5 (15.63%) SpecFlow
6 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
6 4 (12.50%) Mockito
6 4 (12.50%) Moq
6 4 (12.50%) MSTest
6 4 (12.50%) webpack
7 3 (9.38%) NuGet
7 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (6.25%) Hudson
8 2 (6.25%) MSI
8 2 (6.25%) NUnit
8 2 (6.25%) WiX
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Publishing
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Access Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Penetration Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (3.13%) HTML Developer
7 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.13%) PHP Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.13%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) Ajax
2 21 (65.63%) HTML
3 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) WCF
4 17 (53.13%) XML
5 16 (50.00%) Web Services
6 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (43.75%) jQuery
7 13 (40.63%) CSS
8 12 (37.50%) LINQ
8 12 (37.50%) LINQ to SQL
9 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (15.63%) HTML5
11 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (12.50%) OpenID
11 4 (12.50%) PrimeFaces
11 4 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) N-Tier
2 5 (15.63%) User Experience
3 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) MVC
2 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) TDD
3 12 (37.50%) OOP
3 12 (37.50%) Secure Coding
4 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Analytics
5 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.88%) Release Management
6 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 6 (18.75%) Change Data Capture
7 6 (18.75%) Full Text Search
8 5 (15.63%) BDD
8 5 (15.63%) Migration
8 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
9 4 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (12.50%) System Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Kanban
10 3 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (65.63%) C#
3 19 (59.38%) SQL
4 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 11 (34.38%) Java
6 7 (21.88%) Python
6 7 (21.88%) VBA
7 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (18.75%) TypeScript
7 6 (18.75%) VB
8 5 (15.63%) Ruby
8 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
9 4 (12.50%) ES6
10 3 (9.38%) F#
11 2 (6.25%) C++
12 1 (3.13%) C
12 1 (3.13%) Perl
12 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.13%) Piwik
1 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) Dell
4 5 (15.63%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) DevExpress
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Zend