The table below looks at the statistics for CORE IMPACT skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CORE IMPACT over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Core Security Technologies CORE IMPACT
Rank 387 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CORE IMPACT 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£225 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
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 Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1650 1441 1220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.88% 6.68% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 941 833
Average daily rate £470 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 27
Average hourly rate £18.70 £15.00 £22.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -32.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £12.30 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.20 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

CORE IMPACT
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CORE IMPACT across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

CORE IMPACT Jobs Demand Trend in London

CORE IMPACT
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CORE IMPACT across the London region.

CORE IMPACT Daily Rate Trend in London

CORE IMPACT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT.

1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) CEH
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) OSCP
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell

CORE IMPACT
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing CORE IMPACT 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 CORE IMPACT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TestDirector
1 2 (40.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Security Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Testing Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
1 2 (40.00%) CEH
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) OSCP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Nmap
2 2 (40.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Nessus
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (40.00%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft