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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 398 413 378
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -35
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 32 33 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.17% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 40
Median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £632 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
19623 19417 20021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 86.00% 83.37% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14060 13937 14217
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 217 254
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.28 £55.30 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the London region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 5 £375 -16.66% 1
Uxbridge +4 2 £475 -
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Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 29 (40.28%) CISSP
2 26 (36.11%) Firewall
2 26 (36.11%) Linux
2 26 (36.11%) SIEM
3 25 (34.72%) Information Security
4 20 (27.78%) Windows
4 20 (27.78%) Security Operations
5 17 (23.61%) Unix
5 17 (23.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
7 15 (20.83%) Cisco
7 15 (20.83%) Network Security
7 15 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (18.06%) Finance
8 13 (18.06%) COBIT
9 12 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
9 12 (16.67%) CISM
9 12 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
9 12 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 12 (16.67%) Qualys
9 12 (16.67%) Splunk
10 11 (15.28%) Degree
10 11 (15.28%) Python
11 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
12 9 (12.50%) GSEC
12 9 (12.50%) Ruby
12 9 (12.50%) Wireless
12 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 9 (12.50%) VPN
12 9 (12.50%) PCI DSS

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon S3
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (6.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (6.94%) CloudFront
2 5 (6.94%) Route 53
3 3 (4.17%) IaaS
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.17%) Office 365
3 3 (4.17%) PaaS
3 3 (4.17%) SaaS
3 3 (4.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (36.11%) Firewall
2 15 (20.83%) Network Security
3 12 (16.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.50%) VPN
4 9 (12.50%) Wireless
5 8 (11.11%) LAN
6 7 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (8.33%) WAN
8 5 (6.94%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (6.94%) VoIP
9 4 (5.56%) DMZ
9 4 (5.56%) DNS
9 4 (5.56%) IPsec
10 3 (4.17%) BGP
10 3 (4.17%) EIGRP
10 3 (4.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
1 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.56%) MariaDB
2 4 (5.56%) MySQL
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Publishing
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Military
3 2 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Games
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 15 (20.83%) Security Engineer
3 14 (19.44%) Security Analyst
4 10 (13.89%) Penetration Tester
4 10 (13.89%) Tester
5 9 (12.50%) Architect
5 9 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 8 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Security Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) IT Manager
8 5 (6.94%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (6.94%) Security Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Information Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) ELK Stack
2 3 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (2.78%) RESTful
3 2 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.33%) PKI
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.56%) SCADA
4 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.17%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.17%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (2.78%) CCTV
5 2 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (36.11%) Linux
2 20 (27.78%) Windows
3 17 (23.61%) Unix
4 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.56%) Android
5 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (1.39%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) SIEM
2 25 (34.72%) Information Security
3 20 (27.78%) Security Operations
4 16 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (20.83%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
6 12 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 8 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (9.72%) Data Privacy
8 7 (9.72%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (9.72%) ITIL
8 7 (9.72%) Security Architecture
8 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.33%) Open Source
9 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.94%) Case Management
10 5 (6.94%) DevOps
10 5 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (6.94%) Patch Management
10 5 (6.94%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) Python
2 9 (12.50%) Ruby
3 7 (9.72%) Perl
4 5 (6.94%) Java
5 2 (2.78%) C
5 2 (2.78%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) C++
5 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (40.28%) CISSP
2 12 (16.67%) CISM
3 11 (15.28%) Degree
4 9 (12.50%) GSEC
5 7 (9.72%) CISA
6 6 (8.33%) CCNP
6 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (6.94%) CEH
8 4 (5.56%) CCNA
8 4 (5.56%) CREST Certified
8 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.17%) SANS
10 2 (2.78%) CISMP
10 2 (2.78%) GCIA
10 2 (2.78%) GIAC
10 2 (2.78%) OSCP
10 2 (2.78%) SSCP
11 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.39%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (23.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (18.06%) COBIT
3 9 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 4 (5.56%) COSO
4 4 (5.56%) ISO27005
5 3 (4.17%) ISO27002
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Snort
2 4 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) QRadar
2 3 (4.17%) Nessus
3 2 (2.78%) Kibana
3 2 (2.78%) logstash
3 2 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.39%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.39%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Puppet
4 1 (1.39%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Cisco
2 12 (16.67%) Qualys
2 12 (16.67%) Splunk
3 7 (9.72%) Fortinet
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle
5 5 (6.94%) ArcSight
5 5 (6.94%) IBM
5 5 (6.94%) LogRhythm
5 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
5 5 (6.94%) Sourcefire
6 4 (5.56%) Adobe
6 4 (5.56%) Apple
6 4 (5.56%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.17%) FireEye
7 3 (4.17%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.78%) HP
8 2 (2.78%) Juniper
8 2 (2.78%) NetWitness
8 2 (2.78%) Remedy