The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Static Code Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Static Code Analysis over the 3 months to 26 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.

Static Code Analysis
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 576 617 632
Rank change year-on-year +41 +15  
Contract jobs citing Static Code Analysis 31 34 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.064% 0.016%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.078% 0.077% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 2
Median daily rate £550 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £454 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £596 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £400 -
% change year-on-year +13.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £38.00

Static Code Analysis 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39704 44234 45146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.33% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25886 29348 28980
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1071 1257
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £48.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Static Code Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Static Code Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Static Code Analysis over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Static Code Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +24 24 £550 - 4
London -29 10 £550 -
Wales - 7 £393 -
South Wales - 7 £393 -
North West - 4 £550 - 2
Warrington - 4 £550 - 2
Cheshire - 4 £550 - 2
City of London -5 2 £800 +52.38%
Bournemouth - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £525 -
Caerphilly - 2 £426 -
South West - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £475 -
Coventry - 2 £475 -
Dorset - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
South East - 2 £525 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 1 £400 - 1
East of England -5 1 £400 - 1
Midlands - 1 £500 -
Cardiff - 1 £407 -
Bracknell - 1 £550 -
Cambridge - 1 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Static Code Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Static Code Analysis.

1 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (51.85%) Test Automation
2 28 (51.85%) Configuration Management
3 27 (50.00%) Linux
3 27 (50.00%) DevOps
4 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
5 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (38.89%) HTTP
6 21 (38.89%) Docker
6 21 (38.89%) Puppet
7 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
7 20 (37.04%) Python
8 19 (35.19%) Java
9 18 (33.33%) Kubernetes
10 15 (27.78%) REST
11 14 (25.93%) Elastic Stack
11 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
12 13 (24.07%) Maven
12 13 (24.07%) ActiveMQ
12 13 (24.07%) LDAP
12 13 (24.07%) OpenAM
12 13 (24.07%) Ansible
12 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (24.07%) Big Data
12 13 (24.07%) Kafka
12 13 (24.07%) CentOS
12 13 (24.07%) Hadoop
12 13 (24.07%) Virtual Machines
12 13 (24.07%) Linux Command Line

Static Code Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (16.67%) nginx
2 7 (12.96%) Confluence
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) Liferay
4 1 (1.85%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Slack
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) IaaS
3 2 (3.70%) PaaS
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (38.89%) HTTP
2 13 (24.07%) LDAP
3 3 (5.56%) Network Security
4 2 (3.70%) DMZ
5 1 (1.85%) Internet
5 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) Big Data
1 13 (24.07%) Hadoop
2 7 (12.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.41%) FileMaker
5 4 (7.41%) MySQL
5 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) DB2
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 22 (40.74%) Jenkins
3 13 (24.07%) Maven
4 10 (18.52%) JIRA
5 7 (12.96%) Rational Rhapsody
5 7 (12.96%) SonarQube
5 7 (12.96%) Subversion
5 7 (12.96%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.70%) AppScan
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
6 2 (3.70%) Pylint
6 2 (3.70%) Selenium
7 1 (1.85%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.85%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.85%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.85%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (9.26%) Automotive
2 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Java Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (20.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) AWS Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (12.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Architect
7 4 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (5.56%) Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.70%) FileMaker Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.78%) REST
2 14 (25.93%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (24.07%) ActiveMQ
3 13 (24.07%) Kafka
4 5 (9.26%) Node.js
4 5 (9.26%) XML
5 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
5 4 (7.41%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (5.56%) OpenGL
6 3 (5.56%) Web Services
7 2 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (3.70%) JSON
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (3.70%) Qt
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (1.85%) HATEOAS
8 1 (1.85%) HTML5
8 1 (1.85%) JSON Schema
8 1 (1.85%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.85%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (24.07%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (12.96%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.85%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (24.07%) CentOS
3 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.70%) Debian
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (51.85%) Configuration Management
2 28 (51.85%) Test Automation
3 27 (50.00%) DevOps
4 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 12 (22.22%) SDLC
7 11 (20.37%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (18.52%) Scrum
9 9 (16.67%) Load Balancing
9 9 (16.67%) OO
10 8 (14.81%) Microservices
10 8 (14.81%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (12.96%) Change Control
11 7 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (12.96%) Kanban
11 7 (12.96%) OOD
11 7 (12.96%) OWASP
11 7 (12.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) Bash Shell
1 20 (37.04%) Python
2 19 (35.19%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) C++
4 8 (14.81%) SQL
5 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
6 6 (11.11%) PHP
7 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.41%) C#
9 2 (3.70%) C
9 2 (3.70%) Groovy
9 2 (3.70%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.70%) Ruby
10 1 (1.85%) Clojure
10 1 (1.85%) Dart
10 1 (1.85%) Elixir
10 1 (1.85%) Erlang
10 1 (1.85%) Haskell
10 1 (1.85%) Scala
10 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) CEH
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) CHECK Team Member
2 2 (3.70%) CISA
2 2 (3.70%) CISM
2 2 (3.70%) CISSP
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) MISRA
1 7 (12.96%) MISRA C
1 7 (12.96%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) Def Stans
3 2 (3.70%) COBIT
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Docker
2 13 (24.07%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (7.41%) Xen
4 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (38.89%) Puppet
2 18 (33.33%) Kubernetes
3 13 (24.07%) Ansible
3 13 (24.07%) OpenAM
4 8 (14.81%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (12.96%) Rancher
6 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.70%) Nessus
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (3.70%) SCCM
6 2 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) Green Hills
4 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.70%) Black Duck
4 2 (3.70%) Bloomberg
4 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) HP
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) McAfee
4 2 (3.70%) Qualys
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.70%) Remedy
4 2 (3.70%) Splunk
4 2 (3.70%) Veracode
4 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Intel
5 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
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