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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 147 186 194
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +8
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 11
Average daily rate £390 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
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
2644 4145 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.02% 80.94% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2095 3226 3431
Average daily rate £488 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 51
Average hourly rate £24.00 £23.10 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.91% -15.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £45.50 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) CCDP
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) CISM
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Qualys
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Compliance Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Security Compliance Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Malware Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
3 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCDP
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CISM
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Qualys
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat