Period
to 21 November 2018

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 6 months to 21 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 > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 143 125
Rank change year-on-year 0 -18 +8
Contract jobs citing OWASP 18 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.56% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 2
Surrey median daily rate £650 £420 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.76% -5.35% -11.25%
10th Percentile £386 £368 £412
90th Percentile £675 £516 £481
South East median daily rate £475 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +22.58% -18.42% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,853 2,356 1,976
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.36% 84.90% 85.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,042 1,681 1,313
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £257
90th Percentile £606 £578 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 65 84
Surrey median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.70 £11.76
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £45.06
South East median hourly rate £27.75 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +23.33% -10.00% -

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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 6 months to 21 November 2018. 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
Staines -2 5 £500 -4.76%
Woking +7 2 £400 +9.59%
Redhill - 2 £650 -
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Surrey region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (44.44%) NIST 800
4 7 (38.89%) GDPR
4 7 (38.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) Open Source
4 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
4 7 (38.89%) BDD
4 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (38.89%) QA
4 7 (38.89%) CISM
4 7 (38.89%) CISSP
4 7 (38.89%) Middleware
5 6 (33.33%) CISA
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
6 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
6 5 (27.78%) QA Automation
6 5 (27.78%) SonarQube
6 5 (27.78%) BrowserStack
6 5 (27.78%) JMeter
6 5 (27.78%) JUnit

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 4 (22.22%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) BrowserStack
3 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (11.11%) GitHub
5 1 (5.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
1 4 (22.22%) Network Security
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Cucumber
2 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (27.78%) JMeter
2 5 (27.78%) JUnit
2 5 (27.78%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) SonarQube
2 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (22.22%) SoapUI
4 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (16.67%) GitLab
4 3 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (11.11%) JIRA
5 2 (11.11%) Mocha
5 2 (11.11%) Protractor
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Security Architect
3 7 (38.89%) Tester
4 6 (33.33%) QA Tester
5 5 (27.78%) Automation Tester
6 4 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (22.22%) Network Architect
6 4 (22.22%) Network Security Architect
6 4 (22.22%) QA Automation Tester
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (11.11%) Senior QA Tester
7 2 (11.11%) Senior Tester
7 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Azure Architect
8 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
8 1 (5.56%) IT Risk Manager
8 1 (5.56%) Security Specialist
8 1 (5.56%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) Gherkin
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Chai
4 2 (11.11%) Ember.js
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) OAuth
4 2 (11.11%) React
4 2 (11.11%) React Native
4 2 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
4 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Energy
3 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Scrum
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) BDD
3 7 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (38.89%) Open Source
3 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 6 (33.33%) Security Architecture
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Defect Management
5 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Kanban
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) QA Automation
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Traceability Matrix
7 3 (16.67%) Cloud Operations
7 3 (16.67%) Regression Testing
7 3 (16.67%) System Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) CISM
1 7 (38.89%) CISSP
2 6 (33.33%) CISA
3 4 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CRISC
4 1 (5.56%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (44.44%) NIST 800
3 7 (38.89%) GDPR
3 7 (38.89%) QA
4 1 (5.56%) COBIT
4 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint