The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East / Surrey
Rank - 100 83
Contract jobs citing OWASP 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey - 0.077% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.094% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.85%  
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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 952 1064 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.14% 82.23% 81.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 698 651
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.77 £51.68
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in Surrey

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Cobertura
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) CQRS
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (66.67%) OAuth2
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Checkstyle
1 2 (66.67%) Cobertura
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Camel
1 2 (66.67%) Apache CXF
1 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) OAuth2
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) CQRS
1 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SOLID
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) The Twelve-Factor App
2 1 (33.33%) API Development
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Secure Coding
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CSSLP
1 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk