The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 168 193 192
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 10 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 14
Median daily rate £500 £405 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -16.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £282 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.84 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.67%
Vulnerability Management
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
2999 4424 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.23% 82.29% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2399 3494 3452
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 46
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
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 Management across the City of London region.

Vulnerability Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) SIEM
3 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
3 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) CISM
5 6 (31.58%) Security Management
5 6 (31.58%) IIS
5 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 5 (26.32%) Splunk
6 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
6 5 (26.32%) BMC
7 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (21.05%) Remedy
7 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 4 (21.05%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) SLA
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 4 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (21.05%) SCCM
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
7 4 (21.05%) ISMS
7 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance

Vulnerability Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
4 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
2 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) IPsec
2 1 (5.26%) Multicast
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) French Language
2 2 (10.53%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (10.53%) Spanish Language
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Security Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) ArcSight Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) SIEM Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Splunk Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.53%) VMS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) CMDB
4 1 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.26%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) PlayStation
4 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
2 2 (10.53%) VMS
2 2 (10.53%) Windows NT
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Solaris
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) SIEM
3 8 (42.11%) Security Operations
4 6 (31.58%) Change Control
4 6 (31.58%) Security Management
5 5 (26.32%) Information Security Management
5 5 (26.32%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Information Assurance
6 4 (21.05%) ISMS
6 4 (21.05%) Malware Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
8 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
8 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) C
1 3 (15.79%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CISM
3 4 (21.05%) IISP
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) CEH
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CISA
5 1 (5.26%) CREST Certified
5 1 (5.26%) CRISC
5 1 (5.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (21.05%) GPG13
2 4 (21.05%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (21.05%) SLA
3 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (5.26%) COBIT
4 1 (5.26%) ISO27002
4 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) Samba
3 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) BMC
2 5 (26.32%) Splunk
3 4 (21.05%) ArcSight
3 4 (21.05%) Remedy
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Qualys
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Lotus
5 2 (10.53%) Novell
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) DataSynapse
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Reuters
6 1 (5.26%) Sony
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas
6 1 (5.26%) WorldPay