The first table below looks at the demand for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 17 April 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 South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 240 229 245
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.062% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.017% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £463 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.78% +14.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6873 5915 6977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.83% 70.58% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3067 3324
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 258 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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England

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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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

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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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -10 3 £450 +20.00% 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Kent - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) CISM
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
3 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 3 (27.27%) CESG
4 3 (27.27%) Security Management
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) CISA
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) MBA
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Military
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
5 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
3 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (9.09%) IntruShield
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (9.09%) FWSM
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) CLAS Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CESG
2 2 (18.18%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
4 2 (18.18%) Cyber Security
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) CISM
2 4 (36.36%) CISSP
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) CISA
3 2 (18.18%) MBA
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) CGEIT
4 1 (9.09%) GIAC
4 1 (9.09%) GCIH
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) VirtualBox
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) Snort
2 1 (9.09%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) McAfee
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 450 per day (Negiotable)
Posted: 15 hours ago