The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management 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 Management
Rank 94 102 77
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -25
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 12 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.056% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.072% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £38.84 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.67%
Vulnerability Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1504 1397 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.90% 78.57% 77.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 850 606
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 30
Median hourly rate £14.50 £34.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.35% +94.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 24 (88.89%) PKI
1 24 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 23 (85.19%) CISSP
2 23 (85.19%) CISM
3 17 (62.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (62.96%) Network Security
3 17 (62.96%) SIEM
3 17 (62.96%) Threat Management
4 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (55.56%) Information Security
5 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
5 15 (55.56%) Unix
5 15 (55.56%) Windows
5 15 (55.56%) Symantec
5 15 (55.56%) Intel Security
5 15 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
5 15 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (55.56%) Splunk
6 13 (48.15%) COBIT
7 11 (40.74%) Firewall
8 10 (37.04%) Security Operations
9 9 (33.33%) Email Filtering
9 9 (33.33%) Web Filtering
9 9 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (33.33%) Finance
10 8 (29.63%) Qualys
11 7 (25.93%) GCIH

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Network Security
2 11 (40.74%) Firewall
3 9 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Consultant
1 14 (51.85%) Security Consultant
2 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Security Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) CISSP Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Security Management Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) SIEM Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Malware Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Network Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Check Point Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) CISSP Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 24 (88.89%) PKI
2 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Unix
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) SIEM
1 17 (62.96%) Stakeholder Management
1 17 (62.96%) Threat Management
2 15 (55.56%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (55.56%) Information Security
3 10 (37.04%) Security Operations
4 9 (33.33%) Email Filtering
4 9 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Web Filtering
5 4 (14.81%) Compliance Management
5 4 (14.81%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (14.81%) Security Management
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (3.70%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) CISM
1 23 (85.19%) CISSP
2 7 (25.93%) CEH
2 7 (25.93%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (88.89%) PCI DSS
2 16 (59.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (48.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (55.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Intel Security
1 15 (55.56%) Splunk
1 15 (55.56%) Symantec
2 8 (29.63%) Qualys
3 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco