Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for AppScan skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AppScan over the 6 months to 22 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.

IBM Rational AppScan
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 629 604 612
Rank change year-on-year -25 +8 -3
Contract jobs citing AppScan 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.021% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.10% 0.049% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
London median daily rate £438 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% - -
England median daily rate £475 £540 -
% change year-on-year -12.04% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

AppScan is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9540 8181 7137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.24% 18.09% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7209 5929 5252
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
England median daily rate £455 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +7.06% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 19
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £22.17 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £49.50 £57.05 £55.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

AppScan
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing AppScan as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for AppScan in London

AppScan
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AppScan in London

AppScan
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AppScan in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AppScan in London

AppScan
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppScan within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London -3 1 £495 -
AppScan
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AppScan 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 London region with a requirement for AppScan.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) HP Fortify
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Nessus
5 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (20.00%) WebEx
6 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (10.00%) Burp Suite
6 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
6 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Multicast
6 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
6 1 (10.00%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Open Source
6 1 (10.00%) C#
6 1 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (10.00%) HTML

AppScan
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) AWS OpsWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (10.00%) Multicast
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (10.00%) Paros
2 1 (10.00%) WebScarab
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CGI
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) HP Fortify
2 2 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft