Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Secure Coding skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Secure Coding over the 6 months to 14 December 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.

Secure Code Development
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 123 -
Rank change year-on-year -18 - +136
Contract jobs citing Secure Coding 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.071% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Surrey median daily rate £473 £569 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% - -
South East median daily rate £420 £388 £475
% change year-on-year +8.39% -18.42% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Secure Coding 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 2344 1830 2255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.15% 83.14% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1702 1201 1406
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £288
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £396
% change year-on-year +3.66% +3.54% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 89 53
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £27.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.85% -21.79% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.60 £12.11 £14.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £44.40 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.09
% change year-on-year -4.00% -4.18% +49.09%

Secure Coding
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Secure Coding in Surrey

Secure Coding
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Secure Coding in Surrey

Secure Coding
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 Secure Coding within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Staines - 1 £525 - 1
Secure Coding
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Secure Coding 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 Secure Coding.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) logstash
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Burp Suite
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (50.00%) AlienVault
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Nessus
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing

Secure Coding
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Reverse Proxy
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Burp Suite
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Application Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OWASP
1 2 (100.00%) SIEM
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (50.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) logstash
1 1 (50.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk