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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 100 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% - 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
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
1494 1096 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.95% 77.24% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 675 460
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 33
Average hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) CISM
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) CISSP
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) CISA
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (12.50%) COBIT
5 1 (12.50%) Network Security
5 1 (12.50%) COSO

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (37.50%) Security Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
5 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (12.50%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Operational Security Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Security Officer
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Manager
5 1 (12.50%) SOC Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SIEM
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISM
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) COSO
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) LogRhythm