The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment 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 Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 385 392 385
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 30 30 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.12% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 22 2
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£450 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £456 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.80% +14.06%
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18598 19232 16821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.30% 77.62% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13692 13462 11525
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 238 312
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £56.75 £51.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Vulnerability Assessment Hourly Rate Trend in London

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
City of London +25 10 £488 +21.87% 1
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
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Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (54.76%) Information Security
2 43 (51.19%) Penetration Testing
3 39 (46.43%) Firewall
4 37 (44.05%) CISSP
5 28 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (26.19%) Finance
6 22 (26.19%) UNIX
6 22 (26.19%) Windows
7 21 (25.00%) SIEM
8 19 (22.62%) Risk Management
9 18 (21.43%) ITIL
9 18 (21.43%) Cisco
10 16 (19.05%) Linux
10 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
11 15 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (17.86%) DNS
11 15 (17.86%) CISM
12 14 (16.67%) Identity Management
12 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 14 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 13 (15.48%) Vulnerability Management
13 13 (15.48%) Cyber Security
14 12 (14.29%) Service Management
14 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
14 12 (14.29%) PCI DSS
14 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
14 12 (14.29%) CEH
14 12 (14.29%) CESG
15 11 (13.10%) Security Architecture

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 11 (13.10%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.76%) MS Office
3 3 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.38%) MS Project
4 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (46.43%) Firewall
2 15 (17.86%) Intrusion Detection
2 15 (17.86%) DNS
3 10 (11.90%) Network Security
3 10 (11.90%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (10.71%) LDAP
5 8 (9.52%) DHCP
5 8 (9.52%) VPN
6 6 (7.14%) SSL
7 4 (4.76%) HTTP
7 4 (4.76%) LAN
7 4 (4.76%) WAN
8 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.57%) Wireless
9 2 (2.38%) DMZ
9 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (2.38%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.38%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (1.19%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Big Data
1 1 (1.19%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) GCC
1 2 (2.38%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (26.19%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
4 1 (1.19%) Billing
4 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (28.57%) Analyst
2 22 (26.19%) Security Analyst
3 13 (15.48%) Architect
4 11 (13.10%) Security Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Designer
5 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Designer
5 9 (10.71%) Consultant
6 8 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.52%) Tester
6 8 (9.52%) Penetration Tester
7 6 (7.14%) Security Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Operational Security Analyst
8 5 (5.95%) Security Manager
9 4 (4.76%) Network Analyst
9 4 (4.76%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) UNIX Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) Network Security Analyst
10 3 (3.57%) Senior UNIX Engineer
10 3 (3.57%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (4.76%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) Middleware
4 2 (2.38%) WebSockets
5 1 (1.19%) REST
5 1 (1.19%) HTML
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.19%) JSP
5 1 (1.19%) SOAP
5 1 (1.19%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.29%) CESG
3 7 (8.33%) FMCG
3 7 (8.33%) CESG CLAS
3 7 (8.33%) PKI
4 6 (7.14%) RMADS
4 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.95%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.76%) Open Source
7 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.19%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) UNIX
1 22 (26.19%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Linux
3 8 (9.52%) Solaris
4 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.38%) AIX
5 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.19%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Information Security
2 43 (51.19%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (25.00%) SIEM
4 19 (22.62%) Risk Management
5 18 (21.43%) ITIL
6 14 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 13 (15.48%) Vulnerability Management
7 13 (15.48%) Cyber Security
8 12 (14.29%) Service Management
8 12 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 11 (13.10%) Security Architecture
10 10 (11.90%) ITIL V3
11 9 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.52%) TOGAF
12 8 (9.52%) ISMS
13 7 (8.33%) Security Testing
13 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (8.33%) Data Security
13 7 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) Java
2 5 (5.95%) C++
2 5 (5.95%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.57%) Python
3 3 (3.57%) Perl
3 3 (3.57%) C
4 2 (2.38%) SQL
4 2 (2.38%) Ruby
4 2 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.19%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.19%) VB
5 1 (1.19%) PHP
5 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 37 (44.05%) CISSP
2 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 15 (17.86%) CISM
4 14 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 12 (14.29%) CEH
6 9 (10.71%) Degree
7 8 (9.52%) CCNA
7 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.14%) CISA
9 4 (4.76%) CCSA
9 4 (4.76%) JNCIA
10 3 (3.57%) GWAPT
10 3 (3.57%) GIAC
10 3 (3.57%) SSCP
11 2 (2.38%) MCP
11 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.38%) GSEC
11 2 (2.38%) MCITP
11 2 (2.38%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 7 (8.33%) SLA
4 5 (5.95%) COBIT
5 4 (4.76%) QA
6 2 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (1.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.95%) Nmap
3 2 (2.38%) UAG
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Tivoli
1 8 (9.52%) Nessus
2 2 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.19%) Puppet
3 1 (1.19%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (1.19%) YUM
3 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (21.43%) Cisco
2 10 (11.90%) Juniper
3 9 (10.71%) SAP
4 7 (8.33%) F5
5 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.95%) Oracle
7 4 (4.76%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.76%) Qualys
8 3 (3.57%) IBM
8 3 (3.57%) Symantec
9 2 (2.38%) Ruckus Wireless
9 2 (2.38%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.19%) Tufin
10 1 (1.19%) Brocade
10 1 (1.19%) HP
10 1 (1.19%) CA
10 1 (1.19%) NetApp
10 1 (1.19%) Veritas
10 1 (1.19%) VMware
10 1 (1.19%) AlgoSec
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