Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 136 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +178
Contract jobs citing OWASP 18 39 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.51% 1.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 0
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
South East median daily rate £388 £475 £483
% change year-on-year -18.42% -1.55% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2819 3130 3697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.04% 80.42% 83.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 2016 2269
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 165 194
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +15.79%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.87 £56.75 £48.11
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
% change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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
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 6 months to 18 November 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
Southampton +21 11 £388 +10.71%
Andover - 2 £475 -
Havant - 1 - -
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 15 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) WCF
3 11 (61.11%) Multithreading
3 11 (61.11%) Network Security
3 11 (61.11%) OOD
3 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 11 (61.11%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 10 (55.56%) C++
4 10 (55.56%) WiX
5 8 (44.44%) CTI
6 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
8 4 (22.22%) ETL
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) GIS
8 4 (22.22%) ESRI
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (22.22%) TDD

OWASP
Co-occurring 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 11 (61.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) IaaS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Network Security
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (44.44%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) GIS
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Visual Studio
2 10 (55.56%) WiX
3 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 4 (22.22%) Moq
3 4 (22.22%) MSTest
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
3 4 (22.22%) SpecFlow
3 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (22.22%) webpack
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
1 14 (77.78%) WCF
1 14 (77.78%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 4 (22.22%) Ajax
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (22.22%) Code First Entity Framework
2 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 4 (22.22%) OAuth2
2 4 (22.22%) OpenID
2 4 (22.22%) React
2 4 (22.22%) Redux
2 4 (22.22%) REST
2 4 (22.22%) Swagger
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) Multithreading
2 11 (61.11%) OOD
3 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (22.22%) Build Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) Full Text Search
4 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (22.22%) Release Management
4 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) Information Security
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
5 3 (16.67%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) ES6
4 4 (22.22%) F#
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) ESRI
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle