Period
to 14 August 2018

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

ModSecurity (Modsec)
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 839 876
Contract jobs citing ModSecurity 0 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.019% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 25
UK median daily rate - £600 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.45% -1.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 £490
% change year-on-year - +22.45% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ModSecurity is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 35,210 31,027 31,707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.40% 32.45% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,875 21,424 22,143
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £291
90th Percentile £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.63% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 348 382 385
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £15.24 £16.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%

ModSecurity
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ModSecurity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ModSecurity in the UK

ModSecurity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ModSecurity in the UK

ModSecurity
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ModSecurity.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ModSecurity in the UK