The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 353 379 407
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +28
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 49 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.10% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.13% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 2
Average daily rate
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£440 £500 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £356 £325
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17871 18539 19491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.96% 76.45% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12505 12880 12937
Average daily rate £443 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.50% +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 221 264 370
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 £52.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the London region.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Vulnerability Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the London region.

Vulnerability Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +32 11 £425 -19.04% 2
Bromley - - - -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 41 (54.67%) Firewall
2 26 (34.67%) Windows
3 24 (32.00%) UNIX
3 24 (32.00%) CISSP
3 24 (32.00%) SIEM
4 22 (29.33%) Linux
5 18 (24.00%) Information Security
6 17 (22.67%) Finance
6 17 (22.67%) ITIL
7 16 (21.33%) Management Information System
7 16 (21.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 15 (20.00%) Cisco
8 15 (20.00%) Websense
9 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
9 13 (17.33%) PRINCE2
9 13 (17.33%) Network Security
10 12 (16.00%) Qualys
10 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
12 10 (13.33%) Banking
12 10 (13.33%) CCNP
13 9 (12.00%) CCSE
14 8 (10.67%) CISM
14 8 (10.67%) Identity Management
14 8 (10.67%) Internet
15 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
15 7 (9.33%) McAfee
15 7 (9.33%) VPN
15 7 (9.33%) Change Management
15 7 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.33%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (54.67%) Firewall
2 16 (21.33%) Reverse Proxy
3 13 (17.33%) Network Security
4 8 (10.67%) Internet
5 7 (9.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (9.33%) VPN
6 6 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (6.67%) SAN
8 3 (4.00%) LDAP
9 2 (2.67%) DNS
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.33%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.33%) DHCP
10 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.33%) MySQL
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Retail
4 3 (4.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Law
5 2 (2.67%) Legal
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
6 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (24.00%) Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 15 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 13 (17.33%) Project Manager
4 11 (14.67%) Architect
4 11 (14.67%) Security Architect
5 10 (13.33%) Security Manager
6 9 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (10.67%) Consultant
8 7 (9.33%) Network Engineer
8 7 (9.33%) Security Project Manager
9 6 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Security Consultant
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
10 5 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
11 4 (5.33%) Information Analyst
11 4 (5.33%) Information Security Consultant
11 4 (5.33%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (5.33%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) .NET
1 1 (1.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.00%) Cryptography
2 3 (4.00%) PKI
3 2 (2.67%) PMI
3 2 (2.67%) Economics
4 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.33%) Equities
4 1 (1.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.33%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Windows
2 24 (32.00%) UNIX
3 22 (29.33%) Linux
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Solaris
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) AIX
6 2 (2.67%) HPUX
7 1 (1.33%) CentOS
7 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.00%) SIEM
2 18 (24.00%) Information Security
3 17 (22.67%) ITIL
4 13 (17.33%) PRINCE2
5 8 (10.67%) Identity Management
6 7 (9.33%) Change Management
6 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.00%) Data Governance
7 6 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (6.67%) Security Management
9 4 (5.33%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.33%) Security Architecture
9 4 (5.33%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (4.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.00%) Perl
1 3 (4.00%) SQL
1 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.67%) Ruby
3 1 (1.33%) PHP
3 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (32.00%) CISSP
2 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (13.33%) CCNP
4 9 (12.00%) CCSE
5 8 (10.67%) CISM
6 6 (8.00%) CISA
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (2.67%) JNCIS
8 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (2.67%) PMP
8 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.67%) CCNA
9 1 (1.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.33%) MCSE
9 1 (1.33%) CCSP
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CNA
9 1 (1.33%) Novell Certification
9 1 (1.33%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) OpenView
2 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.33%) Foglight
2 1 (1.33%) Nessus
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.33%) Puppet
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 15 (20.00%) Cisco
1 15 (20.00%) Websense
2 13 (17.33%) CheckPoint
3 12 (16.00%) Qualys
4 11 (14.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.33%) McAfee
6 6 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.67%) Remedy
7 5 (6.67%) Citrix
7 5 (6.67%) HP
8 4 (5.33%) Oracle
8 4 (5.33%) SAP
8 4 (5.33%) VMware
8 4 (5.33%) Blue Coat
8 4 (5.33%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (4.00%) Sophos
9 3 (4.00%) ArcSight
9 3 (4.00%) MobileIron
10 2 (2.67%) Juniper
10 2 (2.67%) BMC