The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / East of England
Rank 122 120 123
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.049% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.059% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £575 £418 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.72% +60.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £485 £493
% change year-on-year
-7.21% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +122.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1684 1884 1981
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.79% 79.83% 77.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1145 1189
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 156 148
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the East of England region.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Vulnerability Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the East of England region.

Vulnerability Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 1 £575 -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 East of England region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Security Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Security Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Vulnerability Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Web Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk