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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 365 406 407
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +1
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 57 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.080% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.10% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 1
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£450 £539 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.47% +115.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
19044 19484 19942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.80% 77.49% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13392 13619 13449
Average daily rate £450 £450 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 241 371
Average hourly rate £21.62 £22.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -32.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.97 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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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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 +33 15 £475 -11.62% 4
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 42 (46.67%) Information Security
2 41 (45.56%) Firewall
3 40 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
4 30 (33.33%) Finance
4 30 (33.33%) CISSP
5 26 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 23 (25.56%) Linux
7 22 (24.44%) UNIX
7 22 (24.44%) Windows
8 21 (23.33%) SIEM
9 17 (18.89%) LDAP
9 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
10 16 (17.78%) DNS
10 16 (17.78%) Risk Management
10 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
11 15 (16.67%) Cyber Security
11 15 (16.67%) Solaris
12 14 (15.56%) Cisco
12 14 (15.56%) Identity Management
12 14 (15.56%) Security Architecture
12 14 (15.56%) Incident Management
13 13 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
13 13 (14.44%) SC Cleared
14 12 (13.33%) Service Management
14 12 (13.33%) Red Hat
14 12 (13.33%) ITIL
14 12 (13.33%) Oracle
14 12 (13.33%) SAP
14 12 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 11 (12.22%) Vulnerability Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 5 (5.56%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.33%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Project
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (45.56%) Firewall
2 17 (18.89%) LDAP
3 16 (17.78%) DNS
4 13 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (8.89%) Network Security
6 8 (8.89%) VPN
6 8 (8.89%) DHCP
7 7 (7.78%) SAN
8 6 (6.67%) SSL
9 4 (4.44%) HTTP
9 4 (4.44%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.33%) DMZ
11 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.22%) Wireless
11 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
11 2 (2.22%) WAN
11 2 (2.22%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (1.11%) Reverse Proxy
12 1 (1.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.11%) Big Data
2 1 (1.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) GCC
2 1 (1.11%) Metasploit
General
1 30 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Billing
4 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Analyst
2 16 (17.78%) Architect
2 16 (17.78%) Security Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Security Architect
4 11 (12.22%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (11.11%) Tester
5 10 (11.11%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (8.89%) UNIX Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Infrastructure Designer
6 8 (8.89%) Designer
6 8 (8.89%) Platform Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Security Solutions Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Storage Support Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Storage Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) UNIX Support
8 5 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) UNIX Support Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.22%) HTML
2 2 (2.22%) WebSockets
3 1 (1.11%) SOAP
3 1 (1.11%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) Middleware
3 1 (1.11%) LAMP
3 1 (1.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) CESG
2 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.89%) FMCG
4 7 (7.78%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (6.67%) Open Source
5 6 (6.67%) RMADS
6 5 (5.56%) PKI
6 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.33%) GIS
7 3 (3.33%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.56%) Linux
2 22 (24.44%) UNIX
2 22 (24.44%) Windows
3 15 (16.67%) Solaris
4 10 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 4 (4.44%) AIX
7 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Information Security
2 40 (44.44%) Penetration Testing
3 21 (23.33%) SIEM
4 16 (17.78%) Risk Management
5 15 (16.67%) Cyber Security
6 14 (15.56%) Security Architecture
6 14 (15.56%) Identity Management
6 14 (15.56%) Incident Management
7 12 (13.33%) ITIL
7 12 (13.33%) Service Management
7 12 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (12.22%) Vulnerability Management
9 10 (11.11%) ITIL V3
9 10 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 10 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (10.00%) Release Management
10 9 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (10.00%) Load Balancing
10 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (8.89%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.22%) Perl
1 11 (12.22%) Bash Shell
2 7 (7.78%) Python
3 6 (6.67%) Bourne shell
4 5 (5.56%) Java
5 4 (4.44%) C
5 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.33%) SQL
7 2 (2.22%) VB
7 2 (2.22%) C++
7 2 (2.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (33.33%) CISSP
2 16 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.44%) SC Cleared
4 10 (11.11%) CISM
5 8 (8.89%) CEH
6 6 (6.67%) CISA
6 6 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (6.67%) CCNA
7 5 (5.56%) Degree
8 4 (4.44%) GIAC
9 3 (3.33%) CCSA
9 3 (3.33%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.22%) MCITP
10 2 (2.22%) SSCP
10 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.22%) CRISC
11 1 (1.11%) GPEN
11 1 (1.11%) CGEIT
11 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (28.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (10.00%) PCI DSS
3 7 (7.78%) SLA
4 4 (4.44%) QA
5 3 (3.33%) COBIT
6 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 17 (18.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (5.56%) Nmap
4 3 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (3.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (12.22%) Tivoli
2 8 (8.89%) Nessus
3 7 (7.78%) NetBackup
4 6 (6.67%) YUM
4 6 (6.67%) Puppet
5 5 (5.56%) Nagios
6 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (3.33%) CORE IMPACT
7 1 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (15.56%) Cisco
2 12 (13.33%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) SAP
2 12 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 10 (11.11%) HP
4 9 (10.00%) Juniper
4 9 (10.00%) NetApp
5 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 7 (7.78%) Brocade
6 6 (6.67%) Veritas
7 5 (5.56%) CA
8 4 (4.44%) Symantec
8 4 (4.44%) VMware
8 4 (4.44%) Qualys
8 4 (4.44%) F5
9 3 (3.33%) Sun
9 3 (3.33%) IBM
10 2 (2.22%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.11%) McAfee
11 1 (1.11%) Websense
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