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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 157 178 196
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 14 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Median daily rate £488 £415 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -17.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £296 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £508 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £458 £475
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.18 £39.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.08%
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
2987 3959 4687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.49% 84.07% 79.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2388 3161 3517
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £315
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 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 13 (56.52%) Finance
1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 11 (47.83%) CISSP
3 9 (39.13%) SIEM
3 9 (39.13%) Security Operations
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) CISM
5 7 (30.43%) Firewall
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
6 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (26.09%) IIS
6 6 (26.09%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 5 (21.74%) Security Management
7 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
7 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 5 (21.74%) Change Control
8 4 (17.39%) Splunk
8 4 (17.39%) ArcSight
8 4 (17.39%) Protective Monitoring
8 4 (17.39%) GPG13
8 4 (17.39%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) IISP
8 4 (17.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 4 (17.39%) ISMS

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 (26.09%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Network Security
3 3 (13.04%) IPsec
3 3 (13.04%) Multicast
3 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) BGP
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
4 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (8.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (8.70%) HSRP
4 2 (8.70%) OSPF
4 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (8.70%) VRRP
5 1 (4.35%) HTTP
5 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
2 2 (8.70%) French Language
2 2 (8.70%) German Language
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) ArcSight Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) SIEM Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Splunk Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
4 2 (8.70%) VMS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.35%) Equities
4 1 (4.35%) Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.35%) PlayStation
4 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
4 2 (8.70%) VMS
4 2 (8.70%) Windows NT
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Security Operations
2 9 (39.13%) SIEM
3 5 (21.74%) Change Control
3 5 (21.74%) Information Security Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Security Management
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Information Assurance
4 4 (17.39%) ISMS
4 4 (17.39%) Malware Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Protective Monitoring
5 3 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.04%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Security Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (8.70%) Network Design
6 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) CISSP
2 8 (34.78%) CISM
3 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) Degree
4 4 (17.39%) IISP
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) CCNA
5 3 (13.04%) CEH
5 3 (13.04%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (13.04%) MCSE
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.04%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (8.70%) CCIE
6 2 (8.70%) SANS
7 1 (4.35%) CNA
7 1 (4.35%) CREST Certified
7 1 (4.35%) CRISC
7 1 (4.35%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (17.39%) GPG13
2 4 (17.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (17.39%) SLA
3 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.35%) COBIT
4 1 (4.35%) ISO27002
4 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) ArcSight
2 4 (17.39%) BMC
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
2 4 (17.39%) Splunk
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
3 3 (13.04%) NetApp
3 3 (13.04%) Qualys
3 3 (13.04%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) Aruba
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
4 2 (8.70%) Lotus
4 2 (8.70%) Novell
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) Sony
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) WorldPay