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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 615 628
Rank change year-on-year +30 +13  
Contract jobs citing Static Code Analysis 23 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.045% 0.026%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.054% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Median daily rate £556 £460 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.92% +50.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £337
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £600 -
% change year-on-year -12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.15 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.15 -

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 37483 44400 43069
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.14% 82.87% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24787 29149 26680
Median daily rate £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 946 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +30.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Static Code Analysis.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Top 15 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 28 March 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 +31 23 £556 +20.92% 2
London +30 18 £563 +31.57% 1
City of London -5 4 £488 - 1
Warrington - 2 £525 -
Leeds - 2 £575 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Cheshire - 2 £525 -
Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
North West - 2 £525 -
South East +11 1 £51 -91.50%
Canary Wharf -2 1 - -
West End of London - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 £51 -
West Sussex - 1 £51 -
Croydon - 1 - -

Static Code Analysis
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 33 (64.71%) Java
2 32 (62.75%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (50.98%) Git (software)
3 26 (50.98%) Linux
3 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (49.02%) DevOps
5 21 (41.18%) Jenkins
5 21 (41.18%) Python
6 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
7 17 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 16 (31.37%) Scrum
8 16 (31.37%) Puppet
8 16 (31.37%) Ansible
9 15 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (29.41%) SDLC
10 14 (27.45%) OWASP
10 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
11 13 (25.49%) Node.js
11 13 (25.49%) Elastic Stack
12 12 (23.53%) CentOS
13 11 (21.57%) Kanban
13 11 (21.57%) Defect Tracking
13 11 (21.57%) Docker
13 11 (21.57%) Maven
13 11 (21.57%) HTTP
14 10 (19.61%) Oracle
14 10 (19.61%) Service Management
14 10 (19.61%) ITSM
14 10 (19.61%) Ethical Hacking
14 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing

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 8 (15.69%) nginx
2 5 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) Confluence
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (5.88%) Liferay
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.96%) Magnolia
5 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) HTTP
2 8 (15.69%) LDAP
3 5 (9.80%) DNS
3 5 (9.80%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (3.92%) Internet
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (13.73%) Big Data
2 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.84%) FileMaker
5 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (50.98%) Git (software)
2 21 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 11 (21.57%) Maven
4 9 (17.65%) JIRA
5 7 (13.73%) SonarQube
6 5 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
7 4 (7.84%) Ant
7 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (5.88%) Selenium
9 2 (3.92%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.92%) JUnit
10 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.96%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.96%) JMeter
10 1 (1.96%) MSBuild
10 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (1.96%) Subversion
10 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.84%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.92%) Automotive
3 2 (3.92%) Electronics
3 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Consultant
2 9 (17.65%) Security Consultant
3 8 (15.69%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Java Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (9.80%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Penetration Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) Elastic Stack
1 13 (25.49%) Node.js
2 8 (15.69%) REST
3 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (13.73%) Kafka
3 7 (13.73%) XML
4 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.80%) Dropwizard
4 5 (9.80%) Spring Boot
5 4 (7.84%) JSON
5 4 (7.84%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (3.92%) J2EE
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.96%) COM+
7 1 (1.96%) OpenGL
7 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Algorithms
1 7 (13.73%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 26 (50.98%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) CentOS
3 5 (9.80%) Windows
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (49.02%) DevOps
4 17 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 16 (31.37%) Scrum
6 15 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (29.41%) SDLC
7 14 (27.45%) OWASP
8 11 (21.57%) Defect Tracking
8 11 (21.57%) Kanban
9 10 (19.61%) Ethical Hacking
9 10 (19.61%) ITSM
9 10 (19.61%) Load Balancing
9 10 (19.61%) Service Management
10 9 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (17.65%) Fuzz Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
10 9 (17.65%) Security Architecture
10 9 (17.65%) Social Engineering
10 9 (17.65%) Static Program Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) Python
3 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
4 9 (17.65%) Perl
5 8 (15.69%) SQL
6 6 (11.76%) Groovy
6 6 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (9.80%) C#
7 5 (9.80%) PHP
8 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.96%) C++
9 1 (1.96%) ECMAScript
9 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) VB
9 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) CEH
2 8 (15.69%) CREST Certified
3 7 (13.73%) CISSP
4 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 4 (7.84%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CHECK Team Member
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.96%) MISRA
3 1 (1.96%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Docker
2 7 (13.73%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (31.37%) Ansible
1 16 (31.37%) Puppet
2 9 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (15.69%) Kubernetes
4 7 (13.73%) OpenAM
5 5 (9.80%) Kibana
5 5 (9.80%) logstash
5 5 (9.80%) ZABBIX
6 4 (7.84%) HAProxy
7 3 (5.88%) Rancher
8 2 (3.92%) Terraform
9 1 (1.96%) HP Fortify
9 1 (1.96%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 5 (9.80%) ForgeRock
2 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
2 5 (9.80%) VMware
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.96%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase