The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
England / South West
Rank 140 133 140
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 1 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.037% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.49% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
Median daily rate £750 £365 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.47% +48.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2202 2460 2515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.44% 81.51% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1455 1679 1650
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 122 88
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.80 £14.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Bristol -5 1 £750 +105.47% 1
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 South West region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) NetWitness
2 1 (33.33%) QRadar
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Snow
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Nmap

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) SIEM
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Security Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) SANS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
1 1 (33.33%) Nexpose
1 1 (33.33%) Nmap
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
1 1 (33.33%) Mercator
1 1 (33.33%) NetWitness
1 1 (33.33%) Qualys
1 1 (33.33%) Snow
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk