The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vulnerability Management
Rank 227 232 247
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 23 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.060% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.084% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 1
Average daily rate £500 £363 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £363 £275
% change year-on-year
+31.03% +31.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
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%
Vulnerability Management
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 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 +3 12 £500 - 2
Surrey - 8 £475 - 1
Hampshire +5 3 £525 +40.00%
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) CISSP
1 11 (42.31%) CISM
1 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 9 (34.62%) Firewall
4 8 (30.77%) UNIX
4 8 (30.77%) SIEM
5 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) Information Security
6 6 (23.08%) Security Management
7 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (19.23%) CMDB
7 5 (19.23%) Regular Expression
7 5 (19.23%) CISA
7 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) CRISC
9 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
9 3 (11.54%) Linux
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL
10 2 (7.69%) Oracle
10 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
10 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
10 2 (7.69%) Test Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) Security Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Security Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Security Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Security Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) CMDB
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) UNIX
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (30.77%) SIEM
3 6 (23.08%) Information Security
3 6 (23.08%) Security Management
4 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.69%) Test Management
8 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) CISSP
1 11 (42.31%) CISM
2 5 (19.23%) CISA
3 4 (15.38%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) McAfee
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