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 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 155 193 194
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 9 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 10
Median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £490 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.00
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
2818 4659 4801
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.83% 80.04% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2310 3662 3609
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £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 22 52 39
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 £14.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £57.60 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 June 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 June 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 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
2 6 (54.55%) Information Security
3 5 (45.45%) Security Management
3 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (45.45%) BMC
3 5 (45.45%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 4 (36.36%) IISP
4 4 (36.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
4 4 (36.36%) GPG13
4 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) ISMS
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) Security+ Certification

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 (54.55%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Apache
4 2 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) French Language
1 2 (18.18%) German Language
1 2 (18.18%) Portuguese Language
1 2 (18.18%) Spanish Language
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) VMS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Compliance Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Compliance Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
4 1 (9.09%) CMDB
4 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Mac OS
2 2 (18.18%) VMS
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows NT
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 5 (45.45%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) Information Assurance
3 4 (36.36%) Information Security Management
3 4 (36.36%) ISMS
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Security Operations
3 4 (36.36%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
5 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
1 3 (27.27%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CISSP
2 6 (54.55%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) IISP
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) CCNA
4 3 (27.27%) CEH
4 3 (27.27%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CCDP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CREST Certified
5 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) GPG13
1 4 (36.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Samba
3 1 (9.09%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) BladeLogic
2 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (9.09%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) BMC
3 4 (36.36%) Remedy
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Qualys
5 2 (18.18%) Lotus
5 2 (18.18%) Novell
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Reuters
6 1 (9.09%) Solace
6 1 (9.09%) Splunk
6 1 (9.09%) Veritas
6 1 (9.09%) WorldPay