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 28 June 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 / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing OWASP 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.74% - 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

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 1049 1073 999
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 86.12% 84.42% 78.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 718 571
Median daily rate £435 £428 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% +4.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OWASP in Surrey

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 8 £370 -
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
1 8 (88.89%) Use Case
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) MVVM
1 8 (88.89%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
1 8 (88.89%) Gatling
2 7 (77.78%) User Experience
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Legal
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISMS
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
5 1 (11.11%) CEH
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Publishing
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (11.11%) HTTP
5 1 (11.11%) CCSP
5 1 (11.11%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

OWASP
Co-occurring 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Gatling
1 8 (88.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) BYOD
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) MVVM
1 8 (88.89%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (88.89%) OO
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
1 8 (88.89%) Test Strategy
1 8 (88.89%) Use Case
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) ISMS
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 1 (11.11%) CCSP
1 1 (11.11%) CEH
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISAE 3402
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 22301
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27005
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 1 (11.11%) SSAE 16