The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 72 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £458 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.18 £39.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.08%
Vulnerability Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
813 1395 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.82% 82.35% 76.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 747 542
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Median hourly rate £43.00 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+168.75% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.41 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Edinburgh region.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Information Security
3 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (58.33%) Intel Security
3 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
3 7 (58.33%) Splunk
3 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (41.67%) SIEM
4 5 (41.67%) Threat Management
4 5 (41.67%) Qualys
4 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (41.67%) CISM
4 5 (41.67%) Symantec
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) Unix
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) COBIT
4 5 (41.67%) PKI
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) Banking
5 4 (33.33%) CISMP
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) Security Management
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Security Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SOC Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) SOC Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 4 (33.33%) SWIFT
4 2 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (41.67%) SIEM
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (41.67%) Threat Management
3 4 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (33.33%) Planning and Forecasting
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (25.00%) Compliance Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk and Compliance Management
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CISSP
2 5 (41.67%) CISM
3 4 (33.33%) CISMP
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 5 (41.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Intel Security
1 7 (58.33%) Splunk
2 5 (41.67%) Qualys
2 5 (41.67%) Symantec