The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 126 119
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.061% 0.077% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.097% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £525 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.90% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1363 2061 2126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.76% 79.67% 80.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 1123 1181
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 23
Median hourly rate £42.00 £33.71 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% +18.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.30 £47.65 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stirling - 1 £525 -
Vulnerability Management
UK

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Law
3 4 (66.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) COBIT
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) CISM
4 1 (16.67%) E-business
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
4 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Security Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
1 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (16.67%) E-business
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Internal Audit
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
1 1 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
1 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
1 1 (16.67%) Security Management
1 1 (16.67%) Security Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) SIEM
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
1 1 (16.67%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISM
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) COBIT
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Qualys
2 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec