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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 368 398 399
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 43 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.066% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.086% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 2
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£400 £538 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.58% +38.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £418 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £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 5
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.99 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-51.68% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18167 18542 19451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.94% 76.48% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12695 12898 12907
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 £300
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 225 260 374
Average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
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City of London +19 10 £425 -1.44% 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (44.12%) Finance
2 27 (39.71%) Penetration Testing
3 24 (35.29%) Information Security
3 24 (35.29%) Firewall
4 20 (29.41%) UNIX
4 20 (29.41%) Linux
5 16 (23.53%) Windows
6 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
6 15 (22.06%) SIEM
7 14 (20.59%) Security Architecture
7 14 (20.59%) Cyber Security
7 14 (20.59%) Solaris
7 14 (20.59%) HP
7 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
8 13 (19.12%) NetApp
8 13 (19.12%) LDAP
8 13 (19.12%) Perl
8 13 (19.12%) Oracle
8 13 (19.12%) Release Management
8 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (17.65%) Identity Management
10 11 (16.18%) NetBackup
10 11 (16.18%) SAP
10 11 (16.18%) Tivoli
10 11 (16.18%) SAN
10 11 (16.18%) Load Balancing
10 11 (16.18%) Brocade
11 10 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 10 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
1 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.29%) Firewall
2 13 (19.12%) LDAP
3 11 (16.18%) SAN
4 10 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (8.82%) VPN
6 5 (7.35%) DNS
7 3 (4.41%) SSL
8 2 (2.94%) WAN
8 2 (2.94%) Network Security
8 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.47%) Wireless
9 1 (1.47%) IPsec
9 1 (1.47%) DMZ
9 1 (1.47%) Intranet
9 1 (1.47%) SMTP
9 1 (1.47%) HTTP
9 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.47%) LAN
9 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 30 (44.12%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (19.12%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.65%) Platform Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Storage Support Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (16.18%) Storage Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Security Architect
5 9 (13.24%) Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Tester
6 8 (11.76%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (11.76%) UNIX Engineer
6 8 (11.76%) Security Solutions Architect
7 7 (10.29%) UNIX Support
7 7 (10.29%) UNIX Support Engineer
8 5 (7.35%) Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Security Consultant
8 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) Security Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Security Tester
10 3 (4.41%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (1.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) FMCG
2 6 (8.82%) Open Source
3 5 (7.35%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.35%) Clustering
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) GIS
5 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.41%) CESG
6 2 (2.94%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.47%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) UNIX
1 20 (29.41%) Linux
2 16 (23.53%) Windows
3 14 (20.59%) Solaris
4 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (7.35%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) AIX
7 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) Penetration Testing
2 24 (35.29%) Information Security
3 15 (22.06%) SIEM
4 14 (20.59%) Cyber Security
4 14 (20.59%) Security Architecture
5 13 (19.12%) Release Management
6 12 (17.65%) Identity Management
6 12 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (16.18%) Load Balancing
8 10 (14.71%) Security Testing
9 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (11.76%) Kernel Tuning
11 7 (10.29%) Data Protection
11 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
11 7 (10.29%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.82%) Risk Assessment
12 6 (8.82%) Test Strategy
13 5 (7.35%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (7.35%) Scrum
14 4 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
2 13 (19.12%) Perl
3 8 (11.76%) Bourne shell
4 7 (10.29%) Python
5 6 (8.82%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) PHP
6 4 (5.88%) SQL
7 3 (4.41%) C#
7 3 (4.41%) C++
7 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.94%) C
8 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.94%) VB
9 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) CISSP
2 7 (10.29%) CEH
3 5 (7.35%) CISM
3 5 (7.35%) Degree
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) CCNA
5 2 (2.94%) GIAC
5 2 (2.94%) CCSA
5 2 (2.94%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.94%) CISA
6 1 (1.47%) GCIH
6 1 (1.47%) CGEIT
6 1 (1.47%) CRISC
6 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.35%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.94%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 5 (7.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (4.41%) Terminal Server
4 3 (4.41%) Nmap
5 1 (1.47%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (16.18%) NetBackup
1 11 (16.18%) Tivoli
2 8 (11.76%) YUM
2 8 (11.76%) Puppet
3 7 (10.29%) Nagios
4 3 (4.41%) Nessus
4 3 (4.41%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (4.41%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) HP
1 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
2 13 (19.12%) NetApp
2 13 (19.12%) Oracle
3 11 (16.18%) SAP
3 11 (16.18%) Brocade
4 8 (11.76%) Veritas
5 7 (10.29%) CA
6 6 (8.82%) VMware
7 5 (7.35%) Sun
8 4 (5.88%) Symantec
9 3 (4.41%) IBM
9 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
10 2 (2.94%) Cisco
10 2 (2.94%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.94%) Qualys
11 1 (1.47%) F5
11 1 (1.47%) McAfee
11 1 (1.47%) Websense
11 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
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