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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 153 197 212
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +15
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.055% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.068% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate £525 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £465 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £585 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £350 £413
% change year-on-year
+46.42% -15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -
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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
2957 4410 4960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.70% 80.65% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3433 3638
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 39 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +14.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.55 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CISM
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCDP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
5 2 (25.00%) VPN
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Security
6 1 (12.50%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (12.50%) Java

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SSH
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Compliance Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Security Compliance Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Security Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Governance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Governance Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Information Security
2 5 (62.50%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (37.50%) Patch Management
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (25.00%) SIEM
6 1 (12.50%) Data Security
6 1 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security Governance
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) OWASP
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (37.50%) CCDP
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CISM
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) COSO
2 1 (12.50%) ISO27005
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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