The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
London / City of London
Rank 150 148 190
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +42
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.095% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £493 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.62% -1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +122.22%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2518 2745 4249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 86.98% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 2173 3311
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 32
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISMP
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Splunk