Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 26 July 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 202 215
Rank change year-on-year +50 +13 -37
Contract jobs citing OWASP 28 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.66% 0.19% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.22% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -27.27% -
England median daily rate £500 £491 £450
% change year-on-year +1.78% +9.17% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3528 4928 4889
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 83.70% 84.75% 83.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2311 3347 3299
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £269 £280 £236
90th Percentile £550 £572 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 105 124
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.68 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.66% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £8.74 £10.20 £9.08
90th Percentile £36.05 £42.25 £39.85
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

OWASP
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for OWASP in Yorkshire

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for OWASP in Yorkshire

OWASP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing OWASP in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for OWASP in Yorkshire

OWASP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
West Yorkshire +43 27 £425 +3.03% 3
South Yorkshire +7 1 £500 +63.93%
OWASP
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (96.43%) JIRA
1 27 (96.43%) Confluence
2 26 (92.86%) HTML5
2 26 (92.86%) REST
2 26 (92.86%) CSS3
2 26 (92.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (92.86%) Test Automation
2 26 (92.86%) RESTful
2 26 (92.86%) Scala
2 26 (92.86%) JSON
2 26 (92.86%) Django
2 26 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (92.86%) Guice
2 26 (92.86%) Play Framework
2 26 (92.86%) Subversion
2 26 (92.86%) Spring
2 26 (92.86%) Ruby
2 26 (92.86%) Ajax
2 26 (92.86%) Google
2 26 (92.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 26 (92.86%) HTML
2 26 (92.86%) CSS
2 26 (92.86%) HTTP
2 26 (92.86%) Configuration Management
3 25 (89.29%) Scrum
3 25 (89.29%) JUnit
3 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
4 23 (82.14%) Linux
4 23 (82.14%) Python

OWASP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 27 (96.43%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (96.43%) JIRA
2 26 (92.86%) Git (software)
2 26 (92.86%) Subversion
3 25 (89.29%) Jenkins
3 25 (89.29%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) Scala Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Java Scala Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Risk Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) Ajax
1 26 (92.86%) CSS
1 26 (92.86%) CSS3
1 26 (92.86%) Django
1 26 (92.86%) Guice
1 26 (92.86%) HTML
1 26 (92.86%) HTML5
1 26 (92.86%) JSON
1 26 (92.86%) Play Framework
1 26 (92.86%) REST
1 26 (92.86%) RESTful
1 26 (92.86%) Ruby on Rails
1 26 (92.86%) Spring
2 22 (78.57%) Spring MVC
3 1 (3.57%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (96.43%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (92.86%) Configuration Management
2 26 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (92.86%) Test Automation
3 25 (89.29%) Scrum
4 22 (78.57%) MVC
4 22 (78.57%) Open Source
4 22 (78.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (78.57%) Web Design
5 8 (28.57%) Service Design
6 7 (25.00%) API Development
7 6 (21.43%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
8 3 (10.71%) Line Management
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (3.57%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) Ruby
1 26 (92.86%) Scala
2 23 (82.14%) C#
2 23 (82.14%) Python
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Google