The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 117 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.041% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.060% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £275
% change year-on-year
+31.03% +31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2022 1680 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.85% 68.35% 63.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1047 675 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Vulnerability Management
South East

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 7 £500 - 1
Newbury - - - -
Vulnerability Management
South East

Vulnerability Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Management.

1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (50.00%) SIEM
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) CISA
3 5 (35.71%) Regular Expression
3 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (7.14%) Nessus
5 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (7.14%) Information Security

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vulnerability Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) UNIX
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (50.00%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
2 5 (35.71%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee