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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 525 505 490
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -15
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 32 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.077% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.10% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 8
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £275 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £400 £600
% change year-on-year
+27.50% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
35083 32902 29513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.54% 74.81% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 22853 20351 17832
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1039 1211
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% -10.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -6 13 £350 -20.00% 10
North West -9 7 £510 +27.50% 2
South East -4 4 £400 -5.88% 4
West Midlands - 4 £550 -
East of England - 3 £245 - 4
Yorkshire -8 1 £325 -14.47% 1
East Midlands - - - -
Midlands - - - -
South West - - - - 5
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Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (50.00%) CISSP
2 39 (43.33%) Information Security
3 35 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
4 32 (35.56%) Windows
5 27 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 26 (28.89%) UNIX
7 25 (27.78%) Cisco
7 25 (27.78%) Firewall
8 23 (25.56%) Linux
9 22 (24.44%) ITIL
9 22 (24.44%) SC Cleared
9 22 (24.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 20 (22.22%) Risk Management
11 19 (21.11%) CESG
12 16 (17.78%) Network Security
12 16 (17.78%) Security Architecture
12 16 (17.78%) Finance
13 15 (16.67%) Management Information System
13 15 (16.67%) CISM
13 15 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
13 15 (16.67%) Cyber Security
14 14 (15.56%) TOGAF
14 14 (15.56%) Active Directory
15 13 (14.44%) DNS
15 13 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (14.44%) Risk Assessment
15 13 (14.44%) Computer Science
15 13 (14.44%) PKI
15 13 (14.44%) Vulnerability Management
16 12 (13.33%) CEH

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (13.33%) Apache
2 7 (7.78%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.33%) IIS
3 3 (3.33%) nginx
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) MS Project
3 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (27.78%) Firewall
2 16 (17.78%) Network Security
3 13 (14.44%) DNS
3 13 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (11.11%) DHCP
5 9 (10.00%) VPN
5 9 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (8.89%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.89%) SSL
6 8 (8.89%) LDAP
7 6 (6.67%) LAN
8 4 (4.44%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (4.44%) Wireless
8 4 (4.44%) IPsec
9 3 (3.33%) WAN
9 3 (3.33%) HTTP
9 3 (3.33%) VLAN
10 2 (2.22%) Wireless Security
10 2 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (2.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (1.11%) DB2
2 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Metasploit
2 3 (3.33%) Subversion
2 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.22%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.11%) GCC
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.11%) Law
4 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (25.56%) Analyst
2 20 (22.22%) Architect
3 18 (20.00%) Security Architect
4 17 (18.89%) Security Analyst
5 11 (12.22%) Consultant
6 10 (11.11%) Tester
7 9 (10.00%) Security Consultant
7 9 (10.00%) Designer
7 9 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
7 9 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
8 6 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Security Specialist
9 5 (5.56%) Operational Security Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Security Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.44%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
11 3 (3.33%) Security Manager
11 3 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) Head of Information Security
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.89%) .NET
2 7 (7.78%) Web Services
3 4 (4.44%) Middleware
4 3 (3.33%) HTML
4 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.22%) JSP
6 1 (1.11%) SOAP
6 1 (1.11%) REST
6 1 (1.11%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) CESG
2 15 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 15 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
3 13 (14.44%) Computer Science
3 13 (14.44%) PKI
4 7 (7.78%) RMADS
5 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.22%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.22%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.22%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.11%) SecurID
7 1 (1.11%) FMCG
7 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (35.56%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) UNIX
3 23 (25.56%) Linux
4 9 (10.00%) Solaris
5 8 (8.89%) AIX
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.33%) Windows NT
7 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.33%) Debian
7 3 (3.33%) CentOS
8 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.11%) HPUX
9 1 (1.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (43.33%) Information Security
2 35 (38.89%) Penetration Testing
3 22 (24.44%) ITIL
4 20 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 16 (17.78%) Security Architecture
6 15 (16.67%) Cyber Security
7 14 (15.56%) TOGAF
8 13 (14.44%) Risk Assessment
8 13 (14.44%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (12.22%) Service Management
10 10 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (11.11%) ITIL V3
11 9 (10.00%) SIEM
11 9 (10.00%) Test Strategy
12 8 (8.89%) Incident Management
12 8 (8.89%) ISMS
13 7 (7.78%) Data Security
13 7 (7.78%) SABSA
14 6 (6.67%) Data Protection
14 6 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 8 (8.89%) Java
3 6 (6.67%) SQL
4 5 (5.56%) C++
4 5 (5.56%) Python
5 4 (4.44%) C
6 3 (3.33%) PHP
6 3 (3.33%) VB
6 3 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.22%) Ruby
7 2 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (50.00%) CISSP
2 27 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (24.44%) SC Cleared
4 15 (16.67%) CISM
5 12 (13.33%) CEH
6 8 (8.89%) Degree
7 7 (7.78%) CCNA
7 7 (7.78%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (5.56%) CISA
9 4 (4.44%) DV Cleared
9 4 (4.44%) JNCIA
9 4 (4.44%) CCSA
10 3 (3.33%) SSCP
10 3 (3.33%) GIAC
10 3 (3.33%) GWAPT
11 2 (2.22%) GPEN
11 2 (2.22%) OSCP
11 2 (2.22%) MCITP
11 2 (2.22%) GSEC
11 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (24.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (11.11%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.78%) SLA
4 5 (5.56%) COBIT
5 2 (2.22%) JSP 440
5 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (1.11%) QA
6 1 (1.11%) COSO
System Software
1 14 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.89%) Nmap
3 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.33%) Terminal Server
4 3 (3.33%) Varnish
5 2 (2.22%) UAG
5 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Nessus
2 8 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (5.56%) CORE IMPACT
4 4 (4.44%) Nagios
5 3 (3.33%) Zenoss
5 3 (3.33%) Puppet
6 2 (2.22%) WebInspect
6 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.11%) SCCM
7 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Cisco
2 10 (11.11%) HP
2 10 (11.11%) Juniper
2 10 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.00%) VMware
4 7 (7.78%) Oracle
4 7 (7.78%) F5
5 5 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.56%) Qualys
6 4 (4.44%) McAfee
7 3 (3.33%) Splunk
8 2 (2.22%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (2.22%) Brocade
8 2 (2.22%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.22%) Symantec
8 2 (2.22%) Sophos
9 1 (1.11%) SAP
9 1 (1.11%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.11%) IBM
9 1 (1.11%) Fortinet
Hampshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-550 Per Day Impressive team, possibility to extend
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago