Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 13 November 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 34 47
Rank change year-on-year -20 +13 +18
Contract jobs citing OWASP 3 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.72% 5.13% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 6.39% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 24 2
Kent median daily rate £313 £348 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.07% -36.82% -
10th Percentile £306 £331 £478
90th Percentile £374 £500 £623
South East median daily rate £575 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +48.39% -18.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent 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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 355 407 410
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 84.93% 80.28% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 309 282
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £214 £250 £193
90th Percentile £600 £625 £562
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 7
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +22.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £13.00 £15.25
90th Percentile £42.50 £45.75 £114.40
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% -5.26% -

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Kent

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in Kent

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL