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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 375 402 391
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -11
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 36 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.066% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.082% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 13
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £510 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +23.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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
17711 17014 17700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.46% 80.30% 80.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12656 12172 12163
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 200 242
Average hourly rate £22.12 £22.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.59 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £50.00 £72.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
City of London +41 3 £400 -20.00% 2
Harrow - 1 £325 -
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 32 (48.48%) Information Security
2 26 (39.39%) Finance
3 21 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
4 19 (28.79%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (25.76%) Firewall
6 15 (22.73%) Network Security
7 13 (19.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 12 (18.18%) CISSP
9 11 (16.67%) Windows
9 11 (16.67%) Linux
9 11 (16.67%) SIEM
10 10 (15.15%) Patch Management
10 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (15.15%) Puppet
10 10 (15.15%) Unix
10 10 (15.15%) Banking
10 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
11 9 (13.64%) Perl
11 9 (13.64%) Security Architecture
11 9 (13.64%) Security Testing
11 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (12.12%) Degree
12 8 (12.12%) Security Management
12 8 (12.12%) CISM
13 7 (10.61%) Oracle
13 7 (10.61%) Cisco
13 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
14 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
14 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (1.52%) Apache
1 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon S3
2 4 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (6.06%) CloudFront
2 4 (6.06%) Route 53
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Office 365
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.76%) Firewall
2 15 (22.73%) Network Security
3 13 (19.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (7.58%) VPN
5 3 (4.55%) Wireless
6 2 (3.03%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) LAN
6 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.52%) DHCP
7 1 (1.52%) DNS
7 1 (1.52%) HTTP
7 1 (1.52%) Intranet
7 1 (1.52%) LDAP
7 1 (1.52%) SSH
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
7 1 (1.52%) WAN
7 1 (1.52%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) DB2
3 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Metasploit
General
1 26 (39.39%) Finance
2 10 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.52%) Games
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Consultant
2 10 (15.15%) Penetration Tester
2 10 (15.15%) Security Consultant
2 10 (15.15%) Tester
3 7 (10.61%) Administrator
3 7 (10.61%) Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Architect
3 7 (10.61%) Security Architect
3 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Unix Administrator
4 6 (9.09%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.58%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 5 (7.58%) Security Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Security Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 4 (6.06%) Security Penetration Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Security Tester
6 4 (6.06%) Storage Consultant
6 4 (6.06%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Web Services
2 1 (1.52%) .NET
2 1 (1.52%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.52%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) REST
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
2 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (7.58%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.03%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.03%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.03%) IBM XIV
5 2 (3.03%) PKI
6 1 (1.52%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.52%) BYOD
6 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Linux
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Unix
3 6 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.09%) Solaris
4 4 (6.06%) Android
4 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (1.52%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (48.48%) Information Security
2 21 (31.82%) Penetration Testing
3 19 (28.79%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (16.67%) SIEM
5 10 (15.15%) Patch Management
5 10 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (13.64%) Security Architecture
6 9 (13.64%) Security Testing
6 9 (13.64%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (12.12%) Security Management
8 6 (9.09%) Malware Analysis
8 6 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (9.09%) SDLC
8 6 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
8 6 (9.09%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.58%) Capacity Management
9 5 (7.58%) DevOps
9 5 (7.58%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (7.58%) Security Operations
9 5 (7.58%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) Perl
2 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 6 (9.09%) Bourne shell
3 4 (6.06%) Python
4 3 (4.55%) C
4 3 (4.55%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) CISSP
2 8 (12.12%) CISM
2 8 (12.12%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) CCNP
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.09%) CREST Certified
3 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.58%) CEH
4 5 (7.58%) SANS
5 3 (4.55%) CCDP
6 2 (3.03%) CISA
6 2 (3.03%) GIAC
6 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) CRISC
7 1 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.52%) GCIA
7 1 (1.52%) GPEN
7 1 (1.52%) GSEC
7 1 (1.52%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.52%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.61%) PCI DSS
3 4 (6.06%) COBIT
4 1 (1.52%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.52%) NDS
2 1 (1.52%) NFS
2 1 (1.52%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (1.52%) Snort
2 1 (1.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (15.15%) Puppet
2 5 (7.58%) QRadar
2 5 (7.58%) yum
3 4 (6.06%) Nessus
3 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Cisco
1 7 (10.61%) Oracle
2 6 (9.09%) ArcSight
2 6 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.09%) Veritas
3 5 (7.58%) Palo Alto
4 4 (6.06%) HP
4 4 (6.06%) IBM
4 4 (6.06%) Splunk
5 3 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 3 (4.55%) Qualys
6 2 (3.03%) EMC
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.52%) Acunetix
7 1 (1.52%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) Novell
7 1 (1.52%) Progress
7 1 (1.52%) SAP
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