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 27 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 186 213 224
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +11
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 13 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.12% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.16% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
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£463 £538 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.95% +38.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £382 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £568 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+108.88% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4374 5605 5955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.27% 76.09% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3244 4187 4442
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 71 89
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.45 £52.50 £50.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
2 8 (40.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) CISSP
3 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
4 6 (30.00%) LDAP
4 6 (30.00%) Service Management
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 5 (25.00%) UNIX
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 5 (25.00%) DNS
5 5 (25.00%) Information Security
6 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (15.00%) Kernel Tuning
7 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
7 3 (15.00%) Bourne shell
7 3 (15.00%) YUM
7 3 (15.00%) Puppet
7 3 (15.00%) Perl
7 3 (15.00%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) LDAP
3 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (15.00%) VPN
4 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (15.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) SMTP
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) DMZ
5 1 (5.00%) Intranet
5 1 (5.00%) Network Security
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 4 (20.00%) Designer
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CESG
2 2 (10.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) RMADS
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
2 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) Information Security
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 4 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (15.00%) Kernel Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) ISMS
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) Bourne shell
2 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) CISSP
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) CEH
3 2 (10.00%) CISA
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 1 (5.00%) CCSA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.00%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) YUM
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) Nessus
3 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.00%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Juniper
2 3 (15.00%) NetApp
2 3 (15.00%) Veritas
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) Symantec
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Nokia
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Websense
4 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade
4 1 (5.00%) F5
City, London
Salt
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago