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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Management
Rank 182 195 197
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 10 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.13% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £479
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £438
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) SIEM
4 5 (31.25%) Qualys
4 5 (31.25%) UNIX
4 5 (31.25%) CISSP
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Cyber Security
5 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) LDAP
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Windows
5 4 (25.00%) Retail
5 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) Nessus
6 3 (18.75%) Network Security
6 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Splunk
6 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
6 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
6 3 (18.75%) Use Case
6 3 (18.75%) BMC
6 3 (18.75%) Remedy
6 3 (18.75%) McAfee
6 3 (18.75%) OpenView

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) DNS
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Financial Institution
3 3 (18.75%) Games
4 2 (12.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Security Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Information Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) RMADS
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Information Security
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) SIEM
3 5 (31.25%) Cyber Security
4 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 4 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
5 3 (18.75%) Data Protection
5 3 (18.75%) Use Case
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) CISSP
2 4 (25.00%) CISM
3 2 (12.50%) CEH
4 1 (6.25%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nessus
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Qualys
2 3 (18.75%) Splunk
2 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
2 3 (18.75%) BMC
2 3 (18.75%) Remedy
2 3 (18.75%) McAfee
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Websense
4 1 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco