The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 88 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.100% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £373 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £514 £345 £450
% change year-on-year
+48.91% -23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £175.00 £28.99
% change year-on-year
- +503.65%
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 829 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.17% 83.48% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 524 327
Median daily rate £435 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.68% +3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 31
Median hourly rate £26.75 £33.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.93% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.75 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Warrington - 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
North West

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
1 1 (50.00%) Malware Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper