The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£558 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £455 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.39% +46.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.99 £60.00
% change year-on-year
- -51.68%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
672 612 674
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 71.87% 69.23% 71.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 281 292
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £15.15 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.03 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Economics
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Economics
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
1 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Cyber Security
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Malware Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Forensics
2 1 (33.33%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) F5