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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Assessment
England / London
Rank 369 376 410
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +34
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 39 39 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.19% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.22% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 7
Median daily rate £477 £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £335 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £610 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £509 £498
% change year-on-year
-11.54% +2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
16163 17637 17170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.52% 84.21% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11680 12514 12406
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 214 192
Median hourly rate £31.50 £24.23 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
City of London -7 1 - - 3
Chiswick - 1 £477 -
Hounslow - 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 44 (58.67%) Information Security
2 29 (38.67%) Network Security
3 26 (34.67%) Security Operations
4 25 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (29.33%) CISSP
5 22 (29.33%) Management Information System
6 21 (28.00%) Firewall
7 20 (26.67%) Risk Management
8 19 (25.33%) Unix
8 19 (25.33%) SIEM
8 19 (25.33%) Splunk
8 19 (25.33%) Security Monitoring
9 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
10 17 (22.67%) Vulnerability Management
10 17 (22.67%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (22.67%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (21.33%) Windows
11 16 (21.33%) Cisco
12 15 (20.00%) Security Management
13 13 (17.33%) Linux
13 13 (17.33%) LAN
13 13 (17.33%) Finance
13 13 (17.33%) Incident Management
14 12 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
14 12 (16.00%) WAN
14 12 (16.00%) VPN
15 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (14.67%) Sourcefire
16 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (13.33%) Fortinet

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 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon ELB
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (5.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (5.33%) CloudFront
2 4 (5.33%) Route 53
3 2 (2.67%) IaaS
3 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) PaaS
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (38.67%) Network Security
2 21 (28.00%) Firewall
3 17 (22.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (17.33%) LAN
5 12 (16.00%) VPN
5 12 (16.00%) WAN
6 11 (14.67%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (10.67%) BGP
7 8 (10.67%) EIGRP
7 8 (10.67%) OSPF
7 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
8 6 (8.00%) VoIP
8 6 (8.00%) WLAN
9 5 (6.67%) DHCP
9 5 (6.67%) DNS
9 5 (6.67%) HTTP
9 5 (6.67%) IGRP
9 5 (6.67%) IPsec
9 5 (6.67%) SSL
9 5 (6.67%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (17.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Military
3 3 (4.00%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Analyst
2 16 (21.33%) Security Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) Security Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Security Officer
4 9 (12.00%) Consultant
5 8 (10.67%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Information Officer
6 7 (9.33%) Information Security Officer
6 7 (9.33%) Penetration Tester
6 7 (9.33%) Security Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Tester
7 5 (6.67%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) IT Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) IT Security Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Security Manager
8 4 (5.33%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) ELK Stack
2 2 (2.67%) RESTful
3 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.33%) Management Information System
2 8 (10.67%) Cyber Attack
3 5 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.67%) CESG
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Unix
2 16 (21.33%) Windows
3 13 (17.33%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (58.67%) Information Security
2 26 (34.67%) Security Operations
3 25 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 19 (25.33%) Security Monitoring
5 19 (25.33%) SIEM
6 17 (22.67%) Cybersecurity
6 17 (22.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 15 (20.00%) Security Management
8 13 (17.33%) Incident Management
9 12 (16.00%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (13.33%) Open Source
11 9 (12.00%) Security Testing
12 7 (9.33%) Threat Management
13 6 (8.00%) Case Management
13 6 (8.00%) Data Privacy
13 6 (8.00%) Information Security Management
13 6 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
13 6 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
13 6 (8.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.33%) Python
2 4 (5.33%) Perl
2 4 (5.33%) Ruby
3 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) CISSP
2 18 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.33%) CISM
4 9 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (10.67%) CISA
5 8 (10.67%) GSEC
5 8 (10.67%) OSCP
5 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
6 7 (9.33%) CREST Certified
6 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
6 7 (9.33%) SANS
7 6 (8.00%) CCNP
7 6 (8.00%) CEH
8 5 (6.67%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) GIAC
9 4 (5.33%) CCIE
9 4 (5.33%) CCNA
10 3 (4.00%) CISMP
11 2 (2.67%) GPEN
11 2 (2.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
3 8 (10.67%) COBIT
4 4 (5.33%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 3 (4.00%) ISO27002
6 1 (1.33%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) QRadar
2 5 (6.67%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 4 (5.33%) CSIRT
4 3 (4.00%) Nessus
5 2 (2.67%) Kibana
5 2 (2.67%) logstash
5 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.33%) Ansible
6 1 (1.33%) Puppet
6 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Splunk
2 16 (21.33%) Cisco
3 11 (14.67%) Sourcefire
4 10 (13.33%) Fortinet
5 8 (10.67%) Palo Alto
5 8 (10.67%) ServiceNow
6 7 (9.33%) Symantec
7 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.00%) Dell
7 6 (8.00%) IBM
7 6 (8.00%) LogRhythm
8 5 (6.67%) Apple
8 5 (6.67%) Juniper
8 5 (6.67%) Qualys
9 4 (5.33%) ArcSight
9 4 (5.33%) Intel Security
9 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
10 3 (4.00%) FireEye
11 1 (1.33%) ScanSafe
11 1 (1.33%) Tripwire
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