The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 525 497 479
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -18
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 39 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.11% 0.086%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 11
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£493 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £274 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Vulnerability Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in England

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 14 £475 +5.55% 6
North West -14 8 £510 +23.63% 1
South East -26 6 £500 +17.64% 4
East of England - 6 £260 -
West Midlands -4 4 £550 -8.33%
East Midlands - 1 £300 - 1
Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment.

1 36 (47.37%) CISSP
2 31 (40.79%) Information Security
3 30 (39.47%) Penetration Testing
3 30 (39.47%) Windows
4 25 (32.89%) UNIX
5 20 (26.32%) Cisco
6 19 (25.00%) Linux
7 18 (23.68%) Cyber Security
8 17 (22.37%) Firewall
8 17 (22.37%) Management Information System
8 17 (22.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 14 (18.42%) CISM
10 14 (18.42%) Finance
10 14 (18.42%) ITIL
11 13 (17.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (17.11%) PCI DSS
11 13 (17.11%) SC Cleared
11 13 (17.11%) Network Security
11 13 (17.11%) Security Architecture
12 12 (15.79%) CESG
13 11 (14.47%) Risk Assessment
13 11 (14.47%) CEH
13 11 (14.47%) Risk Management
14 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
14 10 (13.16%) Nessus
14 10 (13.16%) SIEM
15 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy
15 9 (11.84%) CESG CLAS
15 9 (11.84%) PKI

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Assessment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.53%) Apache
2 5 (6.58%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) IIS
4 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.32%) nginx
5 1 (1.32%) Lync
5 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) Firewall
2 13 (17.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 13 (17.11%) Network Security
3 9 (11.84%) VPN
4 8 (10.53%) LAN
4 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 6 (7.89%) Wireless
6 5 (6.58%) DNS
6 5 (6.58%) WAN
7 4 (5.26%) DHCP
7 4 (5.26%) SSL
7 4 (5.26%) IPsec
7 4 (5.26%) Wireless Security
7 4 (5.26%) VLAN
7 4 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (3.95%) Internet
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.63%) LDAP
10 1 (1.32%) VoIP
10 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.63%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.32%) Subversion
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Analyst
2 16 (21.05%) Architect
3 15 (19.74%) Security Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Security Architect
4 10 (13.16%) Consultant
5 8 (10.53%) Tester
5 8 (10.53%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.21%) Penetration Tester
6 7 (9.21%) Security Specialist
7 6 (7.89%) Security Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Operational Security Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Security Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Account Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Network Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) IT Security Analyst
11 2 (2.63%) Network Security Analyst
11 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Security Architect
11 2 (2.63%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) Web Services
3 3 (3.95%) Middleware
3 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.95%) HTML
4 2 (2.63%) JSP
5 1 (1.32%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Management Information System
2 12 (15.79%) CESG
3 9 (11.84%) CESG CLAS
3 9 (11.84%) PKI
4 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.63%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.63%) Biometrics
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.63%) RMADS
6 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.32%) SecurID
7 1 (1.32%) FMCG
7 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) UNIX
3 19 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (10.53%) AIX
5 7 (9.21%) Solaris
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.58%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.95%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.32%) Debian
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Information Security
2 30 (39.47%) Penetration Testing
3 18 (23.68%) Cyber Security
4 14 (18.42%) ITIL
5 13 (17.11%) Security Architecture
6 11 (14.47%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (14.47%) Risk Management
7 10 (13.16%) SIEM
8 9 (11.84%) Test Strategy
9 7 (9.21%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (9.21%) TOGAF
10 6 (7.89%) Migration
10 6 (7.89%) Security Management
10 6 (7.89%) Ethical Hacking
11 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.58%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (6.58%) SABSA
11 5 (6.58%) Zachman Framework
11 5 (6.58%) PRINCE
11 5 (6.58%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) Shell Script
2 7 (9.21%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) SQL
4 4 (5.26%) C++
5 3 (3.95%) C
5 3 (3.95%) VB
5 3 (3.95%) Python
5 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (47.37%) CISSP
2 16 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 14 (18.42%) CISM
4 13 (17.11%) SC Cleared
5 11 (14.47%) CEH
6 8 (10.53%) Degree
7 5 (6.58%) SSCP
7 5 (6.58%) GIAC
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.58%) CCNA
8 4 (5.26%) CCSA
8 4 (5.26%) CISA
8 4 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.26%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.95%) GWAPT
10 2 (2.63%) GPEN
10 2 (2.63%) OSCP
10 2 (2.63%) MCTS
10 2 (2.63%) CISMP
10 2 (2.63%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (17.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (9.21%) COBIT
4 4 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.63%) JSP 440
5 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 2 (2.63%) SLA
6 1 (1.32%) QA
6 1 (1.32%) COSO
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 8 (10.53%) Nmap
2 3 (3.95%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) UAG
4 1 (1.32%) Varnish
4 1 (1.32%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) Nessus
2 8 (10.53%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (6.58%) CORE IMPACT
4 2 (2.63%) WebInspect
4 2 (2.63%) WSUS
4 2 (2.63%) Nagios
5 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.32%) SCCM
5 1 (1.32%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Cisco
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) HP
4 8 (10.53%) VMware
5 6 (7.89%) Oracle
6 5 (6.58%) Qualys
6 5 (6.58%) F5
7 4 (5.26%) McAfee
8 3 (3.95%) Juniper
8 3 (3.95%) Splunk
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix
9 2 (2.63%) Brocade
10 1 (1.32%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.32%) Tufin
10 1 (1.32%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.32%) IBM
10 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec
10 1 (1.32%) ArcSight
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago