The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 122 133 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.036% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.048% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Median daily rate £380 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+45.71% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2001 2093 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 74.75% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1109 1009
Median daily rate £411 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 61 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Berkshire region.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -1 4 £380 -
Vulnerability Assessment
South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 14 (93.33%) Security Operations
2 12 (80.00%) SIEM
2 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 12 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (20.00%) Qualys
5 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
5 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (13.33%) CEH
6 2 (13.33%) GCIA
6 2 (13.33%) GCIH
6 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) iPad
6 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) F5
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Firewall
7 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
7 1 (6.67%) Data Security

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) SSH
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Incident Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPad
1 2 (13.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Security Operations
2 12 (80.00%) SIEM
3 10 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 10 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Data Security
7 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
7 1 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
7 1 (6.67%) OWASP
7 1 (6.67%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) CISSP
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) CEH
3 2 (13.33%) GCIA
3 2 (13.33%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle