The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 117 130 119
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.071% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.096% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 10
Median daily rate £400 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
- -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
Vulnerability Management
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
1976 2090 2023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 78.98% 74.54% 74.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 1102 1028
Median daily rate £408 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 62 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 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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 5 £380 -
Vulnerability Management
South East

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 4 (33.33%) Qualys
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (16.67%) CISSP
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (16.67%) GCIA
3 2 (16.67%) GCIH
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 2 (16.67%) iPad
3 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics

Vulnerability Management
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 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Banking
1 3 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Forensic Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Forensic Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Information Assurance
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Brand Management
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Patch Management
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CEH
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) GCIA
1 2 (16.67%) GCIH
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (8.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (8.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Qualys
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) Tripwire
3 1 (8.33%) VMware