The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 360 398 393
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -5
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 48 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.066% 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.086% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 7 2
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£425 £538 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +38.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £418 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £650 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+46.77% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £60.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18021 18552 19435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.80% 76.41% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12558 12874 12943
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 382
Average hourly rate £20.35 £27.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.31% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.30 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +30 9 £438 +1.44% 3
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 30 (40.54%) Firewall
2 29 (39.19%) Finance
3 28 (37.84%) Information Security
4 26 (35.14%) Penetration Testing
5 22 (29.73%) UNIX
5 22 (29.73%) Linux
6 18 (24.32%) Windows
7 17 (22.97%) Solaris
7 17 (22.97%) SIEM
8 16 (21.62%) Red Hat
9 15 (20.27%) CISSP
9 15 (20.27%) LDAP
9 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
10 14 (18.92%) Security Architecture
10 14 (18.92%) Cyber Security
10 14 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 14 (18.92%) Perl
10 14 (18.92%) HP
11 13 (17.57%) NetApp
11 13 (17.57%) Oracle
11 13 (17.57%) Release Management
11 13 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (16.22%) Identity Management
13 11 (14.86%) Tivoli
13 11 (14.86%) NetBackup
13 11 (14.86%) SAP
13 11 (14.86%) SAN
13 11 (14.86%) Brocade

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 3 (4.05%) Apache
2 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.35%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.70%) MS Project
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (40.54%) Firewall
2 15 (20.27%) LDAP
3 12 (16.22%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (14.86%) SAN
5 9 (12.16%) DNS
6 6 (8.11%) VPN
7 4 (5.41%) Network Security
7 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.41%) SSL
7 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.05%) HTTP
9 2 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
9 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
9 2 (2.70%) DMZ
9 2 (2.70%) DHCP
9 2 (2.70%) WAN
9 2 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.35%) Wireless
10 1 (1.35%) IPsec
10 1 (1.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) GCC
General
1 29 (39.19%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (17.57%) Architect
2 12 (16.22%) Platform Engineer
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
2 12 (16.22%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (14.86%) Storage Support Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Storage Engineer
4 10 (13.51%) Security Architect
4 10 (13.51%) UNIX Engineer
5 9 (12.16%) Tester
5 9 (12.16%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (10.81%) Security Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.81%) Security Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) UNIX Support Engineer
7 7 (9.46%) UNIX Support
8 4 (5.41%) Security Manager
9 3 (4.05%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Security Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Test Manager
9 3 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) WebSockets
1 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.70%) HTML
1 2 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) FMCG
2 6 (8.11%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.76%) CESG
4 3 (4.05%) GIS
4 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) Statistics
5 2 (2.70%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) New Media
6 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.35%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) UNIX
1 22 (29.73%) Linux
2 18 (24.32%) Windows
3 17 (22.97%) Solaris
4 13 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.76%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.05%) AIX
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.84%) Information Security
2 26 (35.14%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (22.97%) SIEM
4 14 (18.92%) Security Architecture
4 14 (18.92%) Cyber Security
5 13 (17.57%) Release Management
6 12 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (16.22%) Identity Management
7 11 (14.86%) Load Balancing
8 10 (13.51%) Security Testing
8 10 (13.51%) Risk Management
9 9 (12.16%) Incident Management
9 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (10.81%) Kernel Tuning
11 7 (9.46%) Data Protection
12 6 (8.11%) Test Strategy
12 6 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (6.76%) Scrum
13 5 (6.76%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (6.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
2 14 (18.92%) Perl
3 8 (10.81%) Bourne shell
3 8 (10.81%) Python
4 4 (5.41%) SQL
4 4 (5.41%) C
4 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.05%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
7 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) CISSP
2 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) CISM
3 5 (6.76%) CEH
3 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) CCNA
4 4 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.05%) CISA
5 3 (4.05%) Degree
6 2 (2.70%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.70%) CCSA
6 2 (2.70%) GIAC
7 1 (1.35%) GCIH
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CRISC
7 1 (1.35%) MCITP
7 1 (1.35%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.76%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.41%) QA
4 2 (2.70%) COBIT
5 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (6.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (6.76%) Nmap
4 3 (4.05%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.35%) UAG
5 1 (1.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) Tivoli
1 11 (14.86%) NetBackup
2 8 (10.81%) Puppet
2 8 (10.81%) YUM
3 7 (9.46%) Nagios
4 5 (6.76%) Nessus
5 3 (4.05%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (4.05%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (1.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Red Hat
2 14 (18.92%) HP
3 13 (17.57%) NetApp
3 13 (17.57%) Oracle
4 11 (14.86%) SAP
4 11 (14.86%) Brocade
5 8 (10.81%) Veritas
6 7 (9.46%) CA
7 6 (8.11%) Cisco
7 6 (8.11%) VMware
8 5 (6.76%) Sun
9 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.41%) Symantec
10 3 (4.05%) IBM
11 2 (2.70%) Qualys
11 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.70%) Juniper
12 1 (1.35%) McAfee
12 1 (1.35%) Websense
12 1 (1.35%) Nokia
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