Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 77 78
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -
Contract jobs citing OWASP 22 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.10% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 0.91% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 11
West Sussex median daily rate £538 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.38% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £486 £400 £400
90th Percentile £549 £400 £438
South East median daily rate £388 £475 £483
% change year-on-year -18.42% -1.55% +7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +35.71% - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 927 1099 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.62% 87.50% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 625 700
West Sussex median daily rate £418 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £270
90th Percentile £569 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%
10th Percentile £24.02 £19.58 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +9 15 £500 -
Crawley - 1 £550 -
OWASP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (95.45%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (86.36%) REST
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) CSS
3 18 (81.82%) MVC
3 18 (81.82%) RESTful
4 16 (72.73%) Web Development
4 16 (72.73%) Scrum
4 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
5 14 (63.64%) Spring
5 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
6 12 (54.55%) Guice
6 12 (54.55%) Open Source
6 12 (54.55%) CSS3
6 12 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 12 (54.55%) Confluence
6 12 (54.55%) HTML5
6 12 (54.55%) JSON
6 12 (54.55%) JIRA
6 12 (54.55%) Ruby
6 12 (54.55%) Ajax
6 12 (54.55%) Google
6 12 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails
6 12 (54.55%) Django
6 12 (54.55%) Subversion
6 12 (54.55%) Web Design
6 12 (54.55%) HTTP
6 12 (54.55%) Play Framework

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 12 (54.55%) Confluence
2 6 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
3 12 (54.55%) JIRA
3 12 (54.55%) Subversion
4 7 (31.82%) JUnit
5 6 (27.27%) Protractor
6 2 (9.09%) Burp Suite
6 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) JMeter
6 2 (9.09%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Scala Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Angular Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) REST
2 18 (81.82%) RESTful
3 14 (63.64%) Spring
4 12 (54.55%) Ajax
4 12 (54.55%) CSS3
4 12 (54.55%) Django
4 12 (54.55%) Guice
4 12 (54.55%) HTML5
4 12 (54.55%) JSON
4 12 (54.55%) Play Framework
4 12 (54.55%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (50.00%) Spring MVC
6 7 (31.82%) .NET
6 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (22.73%) Akka
8 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (95.45%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (81.82%) MVC
3 16 (72.73%) Scrum
3 16 (72.73%) Web Development
4 14 (63.64%) Test Automation
5 12 (54.55%) Open Source
5 12 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (54.55%) Web Design
6 11 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
7 7 (31.82%) Validation
7 7 (31.82%) Web Application Development
8 6 (27.27%) Service Design
9 3 (13.64%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (9.09%) BDD
10 2 (9.09%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Ruby
2 11 (50.00%) Scala
3 8 (36.36%) C#
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.64%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) WAI
1 2 (9.09%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Google