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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 86 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.070% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.085% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.00
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
1095 1170 1018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.70% 81.36% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 615 613
Median daily rate £400 £375 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (52.94%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
3 7 (41.18%) Network Security
3 7 (41.18%) CISSP
4 6 (35.29%) Intel Security
4 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 6 (35.29%) Splunk
5 5 (29.41%) SIEM
5 5 (29.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) Firewall
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 4 (23.53%) CISMP
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
6 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
7 3 (17.65%) COBIT
7 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
7 3 (17.65%) Qualys
7 3 (17.65%) PKI
7 3 (17.65%) Threat Management
7 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Improvement

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 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Network Security
2 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 5 (29.41%) LAN
2 5 (29.41%) WAN
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
1 8 (47.06%) Security Consultant
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Security Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) IT Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) SIEM Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) SOC Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) CISSP Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) SOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) SWIFT
3 3 (17.65%) PKI
4 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Information Security
2 5 (29.41%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (29.41%) SIEM
3 4 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
4 3 (17.65%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Threat Management
5 2 (11.76%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (11.76%) Security Management
5 2 (11.76%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.76%) Threat Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CISSP
2 4 (23.53%) CISMP
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (35.29%) PCI DSS
3 3 (17.65%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) RACF
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (11.76%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Intel Security
1 6 (35.29%) Splunk
2 3 (17.65%) Qualys
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec
3 2 (11.76%) CA