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 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
London / City of London
Rank 146 148 188
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +40
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.095% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.11% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £400 £390 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -25.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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
2518 2745 4249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.84% 86.98% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1999 2173 3311
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 32
Median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 (72.22%) Finance
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 12 (66.67%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Security Operations
4 9 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) CISSP
5 8 (44.44%) CISM
5 8 (44.44%) SANS
5 8 (44.44%) Network Security
5 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (38.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
6 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
6 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (33.33%) Retail
7 6 (33.33%) GCIA
7 6 (33.33%) GCIH
7 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
7 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 6 (33.33%) Legal
7 6 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (33.33%) GIAC
7 6 (33.33%) Equities
7 6 (33.33%) Fixed Income
7 6 (33.33%) Sun
7 6 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (33.33%) SQL

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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (44.44%) Network Security
4 7 (38.89%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) EIGRP
5 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (11.11%) HSRP
5 2 (11.11%) IPsec
5 2 (11.11%) Multicast
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 6 (33.33%) Legal
2 6 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Data Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Security Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Head of IT Security
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Security
5 1 (5.56%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (33.33%) Equities
2 6 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 6 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Information Security
2 10 (55.56%) Security Operations
3 8 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (38.89%) Asset Management
4 7 (38.89%) Risk Management
5 6 (33.33%) Network Design
5 6 (33.33%) Threat Detection
6 3 (16.67%) SIEM
7 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (11.11%) Low Latency
7 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Ultra-Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) CISM
1 8 (44.44%) CISSP
1 8 (44.44%) SANS
2 6 (33.33%) CNA
2 6 (33.33%) GCIA
2 6 (33.33%) GCIH
2 6 (33.33%) GIAC
2 6 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Novell Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CCIE
3 2 (11.11%) CEH
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CREST Certified
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (5.56%) COBIT
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Sun
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Arista
3 2 (11.11%) Aruba
3 2 (11.11%) Bloomberg
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) F5
3 2 (11.11%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
4 1 (5.56%) Blue Coat