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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 415 407 382
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -25
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 34 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 32
Median daily rate £485 £528 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.05% +17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £284 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £465 £460
% change year-on-year
-8.60% +1.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
19730 19519 19742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.70% 82.20% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14181 13885 13757
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 £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 219 234
Median hourly rate £25.69 £22.12 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.16% +2.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +40 5 £375 -28.57% 2
Docklands, London - 3 £525 -
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 30 (41.10%) Firewall
1 30 (41.10%) Information Security
2 27 (36.99%) SIEM
3 24 (32.88%) Penetration Testing
4 23 (31.51%) CISSP
5 21 (28.77%) Windows
6 20 (27.40%) Linux
6 20 (27.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (27.40%) Security Operations
7 17 (23.29%) Finance
8 16 (21.92%) Unix
9 14 (19.18%) Network Security
10 13 (17.81%) COBIT
10 13 (17.81%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (16.44%) Qualys
11 12 (16.44%) PCI DSS
11 12 (16.44%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (16.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 11 (15.07%) Oracle
13 10 (13.70%) Python
13 10 (13.70%) Cisco
13 10 (13.70%) Wireless
13 10 (13.70%) CISM
13 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (13.70%) Windows Server
14 9 (12.33%) Degree
14 9 (12.33%) Ruby
15 8 (10.96%) ITIL
15 8 (10.96%) Perl
15 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management

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 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon S3
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (8.22%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (8.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 6 (8.22%) CloudFront
2 6 (8.22%) Route 53
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.48%) IaaS
4 4 (5.48%) PaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Office 365
5 3 (4.11%) SaaS
5 3 (4.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) Firewall
2 14 (19.18%) Network Security
3 13 (17.81%) Intrusion Detection
4 10 (13.70%) Wireless
5 7 (9.59%) VPN
6 5 (6.85%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (6.85%) DNS
7 4 (5.48%) DMZ
7 4 (5.48%) IPsec
8 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.74%) HTTP
9 2 (2.74%) LAN
9 2 (2.74%) LDAP
9 2 (2.74%) SSH
9 2 (2.74%) SSL
10 1 (1.37%) DHCP
10 1 (1.37%) Internet
10 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.48%) DB2
2 4 (5.48%) MariaDB
2 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
2 4 (5.48%) MySQL
2 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Burp Suite
1 1 (1.37%) Metasploit
General
1 17 (23.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Military
3 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Security Engineer
2 13 (17.81%) Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Penetration Tester
3 10 (13.70%) Security Analyst
3 10 (13.70%) Tester
4 9 (12.33%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Security Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Consultant
5 8 (10.96%) Operations Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Security Consultant
6 7 (9.59%) Security Manager
7 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) AWS DevOps
8 5 (6.85%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (6.85%) IT Manager
8 5 (6.85%) IT Security Manager
8 5 (6.85%) Security Officer
9 4 (5.48%) Information Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Information Security Analyst
9 4 (5.48%) Security Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) Middleware
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.74%) REST
3 2 (2.74%) SOAP
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
1 8 (10.96%) PKI
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.48%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.48%) SCADA
3 3 (4.11%) Security Operations Centre
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Windows
2 20 (27.40%) Linux
3 16 (21.92%) Unix
4 10 (13.70%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.22%) Android
5 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.48%) Solaris
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) Kali Linux
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.10%) Information Security
2 27 (36.99%) SIEM
3 24 (32.88%) Penetration Testing
4 20 (27.40%) Security Operations
5 12 (16.44%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (16.44%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 8 (10.96%) ITIL
6 8 (10.96%) Server Monitoring
6 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.96%) Vulnerability Management
7 7 (9.59%) SDLC
8 6 (8.22%) Data Privacy
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps
8 6 (8.22%) Identity Management
8 6 (8.22%) Information Security Management
8 6 (8.22%) OWASP
8 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.22%) Security Management
8 6 (8.22%) SOA
8 6 (8.22%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.70%) Python
2 9 (12.33%) Ruby
3 8 (10.96%) Perl
4 7 (9.59%) Java
5 5 (6.85%) C++
6 3 (4.11%) C#
7 2 (2.74%) C
7 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (31.51%) CISSP
2 10 (13.70%) CISM
3 9 (12.33%) Degree
4 6 (8.22%) CEH
4 6 (8.22%) CISA
4 6 (8.22%) GSEC
5 4 (5.48%) CREST Certified
5 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.11%) CCNP
6 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.11%) CLAS
6 3 (4.11%) GCIA
6 3 (4.11%) GIAC
6 3 (4.11%) OSCP
6 3 (4.11%) SANS
6 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) CISMP
7 2 (2.74%) GCIH
8 1 (1.37%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (1.37%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (17.81%) COBIT
3 12 (16.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (5.48%) COSO
4 4 (5.48%) ISO27005
5 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Snort
2 4 (5.48%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.74%) vSphere
5 1 (1.37%) iptables
5 1 (1.37%) NFS
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Nessus
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.74%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.37%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) HP Fortify
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
4 1 (1.37%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.37%) QRadar
4 1 (1.37%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.37%) SELinux
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Qualys
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle
3 10 (13.70%) Cisco
4 7 (9.59%) Fortinet
4 7 (9.59%) Splunk
5 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.85%) ArcSight
7 4 (5.48%) Adobe
7 4 (5.48%) F5
8 3 (4.11%) HP
8 3 (4.11%) Palo Alto
9 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.74%) Juniper
9 2 (2.74%) NetWitness
9 2 (2.74%) Remedy
9 2 (2.74%) Sourcefire
9 2 (2.74%) VMware
10 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.37%) CA
10 1 (1.37%) Intel Security
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