The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 241 239 235
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 16 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.29% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.37% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 5
Average daily rate £425 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £290 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £572 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - -
Vulnerability Management
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
6728 7288 6385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.68% 77.43% 74.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4146 4014 3407
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 236 265
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Vulnerability Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Vulnerability Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 5 £500 +5.26% 13
Hampshire +15 4 £350 -17.64%
Buckinghamshire +14 3 - -
Surrey -11 3 £425 - 2
Middlesex -7 1 £500 -12.58% 2
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management.

1 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 14 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (27.50%) Security Operations
4 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
4 11 (27.50%) CISSP
5 10 (25.00%) Firewall
5 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 9 (22.50%) CEH
6 9 (22.50%) Security Management
6 9 (22.50%) OWASP
6 9 (22.50%) SIEM
7 8 (20.00%) ISO27002
7 8 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 8 (20.00%) CREST Certified
7 8 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
8 7 (17.50%) Windows
8 7 (17.50%) Linux
9 6 (15.00%) IBM
9 6 (15.00%) VMware
10 5 (12.50%) Banking
10 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (12.50%) AS400
10 5 (12.50%) Splunk
11 4 (10.00%) Threat Management
11 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
11 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Vulnerability Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) iPlanet
1 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessWare
1 1 (2.50%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (7.50%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) Wireless
4 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.50%) HTTP
5 1 (2.50%) Internet
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) TACACS
5 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) DB2
1 1 (2.50%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 15 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Lead Tester
3 8 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
3 8 (20.00%) Tester
4 6 (15.00%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) IT Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Information Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) IT Security Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Security Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) MSMQ
1 1 (2.50%) SAML
1 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 5 (12.50%) AS400
4 4 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.50%) CESG
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
6 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) AIX
2 2 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Information Security
2 14 (35.00%) Penetration Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (27.50%) Security Operations
5 9 (22.50%) OWASP
5 9 (22.50%) Security Management
5 9 (22.50%) SIEM
6 8 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 4 (10.00%) Content Management
7 4 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (10.00%) Threat Management
8 3 (7.50%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) PHP
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) CISSP
2 9 (22.50%) CEH
3 8 (20.00%) CREST Certified
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (2.50%) CCSP
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CISM
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) PCI DSS
2 8 (20.00%) ISO27002
3 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) ClearTrust
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Nessus
2 1 (2.50%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) IBM
1 6 (15.00%) VMware
2 5 (12.50%) Splunk
3 3 (7.50%) CheckPoint
3 3 (7.50%) Tripwire
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.50%) Aruba
5 1 (2.50%) BEA
5 1 (2.50%) CA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.50%) Juniper
5 1 (2.50%) NetApp
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec
5 1 (2.50%) Vitria
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