The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 223 230 263
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +33
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 16 44 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.46% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.58% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 33 1
Median daily rate £450 £500 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6197 7568 7549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.98% 79.76% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3672 4467 4224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 311 285
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +20 8 £405 +24.61% 1
Berkshire +7 5 £500 -16.66% 1
Hampshire +21 3 £525 - 3
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 South East region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) CISSP
2 22 (53.66%) Firewall
3 21 (51.22%) Information Security
4 18 (43.90%) Unix
4 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
4 18 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
5 16 (39.02%) Security Operations
6 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
7 14 (34.15%) VPN
7 14 (34.15%) Intel Security
8 12 (29.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 11 (26.83%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
11 9 (21.95%) SSL
11 9 (21.95%) Cisco
11 9 (21.95%) Blue Coat
11 9 (21.95%) CEH
11 9 (21.95%) Wireless
11 9 (21.95%) Security Operations Centre
12 8 (19.51%) Nexpose
12 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
12 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
12 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
12 8 (19.51%) OSCP
12 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
12 8 (19.51%) Ethical Hacking

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Project
2 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 14 (34.15%) VPN
3 10 (24.39%) Intrusion Detection
3 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
4 9 (21.95%) SSL
4 9 (21.95%) Wireless
5 8 (19.51%) Network Security
6 7 (17.07%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (14.63%) Internet
8 4 (9.76%) LAN
8 4 (9.76%) WAN
9 3 (7.32%) HTTP
9 3 (7.32%) VoIP
10 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
10 2 (4.88%) LDAP
10 2 (4.88%) SSH
11 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.44%) FWSM
11 1 (2.44%) IPsec
11 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) Data Lake
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) AppScan
1 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.44%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.44%) GDB
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
1 1 (2.44%) JUnit
1 1 (2.44%) Maven
1 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.44%) TestNG
1 1 (2.44%) WinDbg
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Analyst
2 14 (34.15%) Security Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Consultant
4 8 (19.51%) Security Consultant
4 8 (19.51%) Security Specialist
4 8 (19.51%) SOC Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Information Security Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Information Specialist
5 5 (12.20%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Incident Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Security Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) 802.1X
2 4 (9.76%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) ELK Stack
3 2 (4.88%) SAML
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) RESTful
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.32%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (4.88%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (4.88%) PKI
5 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (56.10%) Windows
2 18 (43.90%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Information Security
2 18 (43.90%) Cybersecurity
3 16 (39.02%) Security Operations
4 12 (29.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (24.39%) Penetration Testing
6 8 (19.51%) Ethical Hacking
6 8 (19.51%) Risk Management
6 8 (19.51%) Security Testing
7 7 (17.07%) Patch Management
8 6 (14.63%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
8 6 (14.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (14.63%) SIEM
8 6 (14.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 5 (12.20%) Analytics
10 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
11 3 (7.32%) Protective Monitoring
11 3 (7.32%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) Java
1 2 (4.88%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.44%) C
2 1 (2.44%) C#
2 1 (2.44%) C++
2 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.44%) PHP
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (53.66%) CISSP
2 18 (43.90%) Security Cleared
3 15 (36.59%) SC Cleared
4 9 (21.95%) CEH
5 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
5 8 (19.51%) OSCP
6 7 (17.07%) CREST Certified
7 6 (14.63%) Degree
7 6 (14.63%) SANS
8 5 (12.20%) CISM
9 4 (9.76%) GCIH
10 3 (7.32%) SSCP
11 2 (4.88%) CISA
11 2 (4.88%) GCFA
11 2 (4.88%) GCIA
12 1 (2.44%) CCNP
12 1 (2.44%) CCSP
12 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (2.44%) ISSAP
12 1 (2.44%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) PCI DSS
2 6 (14.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.32%) HIPAA
3 3 (7.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.88%) COBIT
4 2 (4.88%) COSO
4 2 (4.88%) SAS 70
5 1 (2.44%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.32%) BitLocker
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Nexpose
2 5 (12.20%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.88%) Nessus
3 2 (4.88%) Nmap
3 2 (4.88%) QRadar
3 2 (4.88%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Cacti
4 1 (2.44%) Core Impact
4 1 (2.44%) HP Fortify
4 1 (2.44%) Kibana
4 1 (2.44%) logstash
4 1 (2.44%) Puppet
4 1 (2.44%) RSA enVision
4 1 (2.44%) Terraform
4 1 (2.44%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Intel Security
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.95%) Blue Coat
3 9 (21.95%) Cisco
4 7 (17.07%) ArcSight
4 7 (17.07%) LogRhythm
5 6 (14.63%) F5
5 6 (14.63%) FireEye
5 6 (14.63%) GFI Software
5 6 (14.63%) Juniper
5 6 (14.63%) Rapid7
5 6 (14.63%) Sourcefire
5 6 (14.63%) Symantec
5 6 (14.63%) TippingPoint
6 4 (9.76%) Splunk
7 3 (7.32%) Apple
7 3 (7.32%) NetWitness
7 3 (7.32%) ServiceNow
7 3 (7.32%) VMware
8 2 (4.88%) Qualys
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