The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 City of London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 190 207 218
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +11
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 9 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.099% 0.051%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.13% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
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£438 £431 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £346 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £516 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.77% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £63.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.99 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-51.68% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4384 5386 5831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.55% 76.01% 74.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3259 4028 4332
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 92 85
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% +3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £16.90 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £50.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Vulnerability Assessment
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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

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
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 30 July 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Vulnerability Assessment
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

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
2 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Bourne shell
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Puppet
4 3 (21.43%) YUM
4 3 (21.43%) Kernel Tuning
4 3 (21.43%) CEH
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Veritas
4 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Nagios

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
5 1 (7.14%) Intranet
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX Support
3 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) UNIX
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
2 3 (21.43%) Release Management
2 3 (21.43%) Security Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Security
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Database Security
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (21.43%) Bourne shell
2 3 (21.43%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CEH
2 2 (14.29%) CISSP
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CISA
3 1 (7.14%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Nmap
2 1 (7.14%) ProxySG
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) YUM
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (7.14%) Nessus
3 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) NetApp
2 3 (21.43%) Symantec
2 3 (21.43%) Veritas
2 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Websense
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
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