The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for OWASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 25 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.

Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 61 -
Rank change year-on-year +13 -  
Contract jobs citing OWASP 11 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.28% 2.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £520 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £499 £450
% change year-on-year -9.77% +10.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

OWASP 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 advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 419 651 465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.93% 88.93% 85.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 403 301
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in West Sussex

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in West Sussex

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Worthing +6 5 £520 +15.55%
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OWASP 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 25 (92.59%) Google
2 25 (92.59%) Git (software)
2 25 (92.59%) HTML5
2 25 (92.59%) REST
3 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (85.19%) Web Design
4 23 (85.19%) HTTP
4 23 (85.19%) Open Source
4 23 (85.19%) Confluence
4 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
4 23 (85.19%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (85.19%) Guice
4 23 (85.19%) Ruby on Rails
4 23 (85.19%) Subversion
4 23 (85.19%) Spring
4 23 (85.19%) Ruby
4 23 (85.19%) Ajax
4 23 (85.19%) JSON
4 23 (85.19%) JIRA
4 23 (85.19%) Django
4 23 (85.19%) CSS3
4 23 (85.19%) Responsive Web Design
4 23 (85.19%) Play Framework
4 23 (85.19%) Relational Database
5 22 (81.48%) Scala
6 18 (66.67%) MVC
6 18 (66.67%) Akka
7 17 (62.96%) C#

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 23 (85.19%) Confluence
2 9 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (14.81%) CMS
4 2 (7.41%) EPiServer
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) Relational Database
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Redis
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (92.59%) Git (software)
2 23 (85.19%) JIRA
2 23 (85.19%) Subversion
3 14 (51.85%) Jenkins
3 14 (51.85%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.70%) Back Office
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Scala Developer
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Scala Developer
5 1 (3.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (92.59%) HTML5
2 25 (92.59%) REST
3 23 (85.19%) Ajax
3 23 (85.19%) CSS3
3 23 (85.19%) Django
3 23 (85.19%) Guice
3 23 (85.19%) JSON
3 23 (85.19%) Play Framework
3 23 (85.19%) Ruby on Rails
3 23 (85.19%) Spring
4 18 (66.67%) Akka
5 14 (51.85%) RESTful
5 14 (51.85%) Spring MVC
6 9 (33.33%) spray
7 4 (14.81%) .NET
7 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.81%) Web Services
8 2 (7.41%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (85.19%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (85.19%) Open Source
2 23 (85.19%) Responsive Web Design
2 23 (85.19%) Test Automation
2 23 (85.19%) Web Design
3 18 (66.67%) MVC
4 14 (51.85%) Configuration Management
4 14 (51.85%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Scrum
5 5 (18.52%) Service Design
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Ruby
2 22 (81.48%) Scala
3 17 (62.96%) C#
4 13 (48.15%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) Python
5 4 (14.81%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft