The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.07% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £498
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 338 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.07% 86.01% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 271 174
Median daily rate £370 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £405 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (50.00%) F5
2 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (50.00%) ScanSafe
2 3 (50.00%) Nessus
2 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) IPsec
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
2 3 (50.00%) HTTP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) IPsec
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Analyst
1 6 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) IT Analyst
2 5 (83.33%) IT Security Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Analyst
4 2 (33.33%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Security Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM Analyst
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 3 (50.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (33.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Security
4 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Nessus
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Incident Response Team
2 1 (16.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) F5
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) ScanSafe
1 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec