The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 22 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 Scotland 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 126 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£440 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -4.61%
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% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2049 1762 1735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.69% 71.25% 65.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1071 888 821
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Vulnerability Assessment
UK

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) CCSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
2 4 (80.00%) GIAC
2 4 (80.00%) SSCP
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (20.00%) CESG
5 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) RMADS

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) IT Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (60.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) CESG
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SIEM
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCSP
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) CEH
2 4 (80.00%) GIAC
2 4 (80.00%) SSCP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001