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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 158 201 199
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -2
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 7 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.034% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.043% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £413 £500 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +9.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £448
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -21.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.99
Vulnerability Assessment
London

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
2871 4652 4824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.89% 79.93% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2351 3667 3630
Median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 50 41
Median hourly rate £19.00 £24.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.44% +13.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £62.50 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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

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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

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) COBIT
3 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (44.44%) COSO
3 4 (44.44%) ISO27005
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) SSH
6 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (11.11%) CCDP
6 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 1 (11.11%) Data Security
6 1 (11.11%) Unix
6 1 (11.11%) HTTP
6 1 (11.11%) VPN
6 1 (11.11%) SSL
6 1 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (11.11%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) SSH
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) CISSP Manager
1 4 (44.44%) IT Manager
1 4 (44.44%) IT Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Audit Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Governance Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Governance Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) OWASP
5 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (44.44%) COBIT
2 4 (44.44%) COSO
2 4 (44.44%) ISO27005
3 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto