Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 10 December 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +36
Contract jobs citing OWASP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median daily rate £538 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £538 - £700
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 336 386 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.65% 89.77% 81.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 172 120
Watford median daily rate £430 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -3.03% +0.92%
10th Percentile £300 £201 £205
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Watford median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.61% +33.33% +3.85%
10th Percentile £16.63 £14.68 £11.81
90th Percentile £43.13 £40.00 £15.55
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 £19.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -6.82% -36.13% +41.65%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Watford

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) Guice
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Gatling
1 1 (100.00%) Geb
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) GitLab
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) Spock
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 1 (100.00%) Guice
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth
1 1 (100.00%) OAuth2
1 1 (100.00%) Ratpack
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) WireMock
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ES6
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Docker Swarm