Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 20 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing OWASP 0 0 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - - 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 21
South Wales median daily rate - - £485
Wales median daily rate - - £485
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,233 792 944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.95% 84.08% 84.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 534 676
South Wales median daily rate £414 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £300 £175 £219
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Wales median daily rate £420 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +8.39% -3.13% +12.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 33 43
South Wales median hourly rate £15.63 £19.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.74% +1.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.45
90th Percentile £42.00 £51.50 £61.25
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +14.29%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in South Wales

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in South Wales