The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Management
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £43.00
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2443 1803 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.84% 76.37% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1465 1118 966
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 129
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Vulnerability Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Vulnerability Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Warwickshire - 2 £500 -
Vulnerability Management
England

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) TACACS
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 3 (33.33%) SSL
3 3 (33.33%) CISA
3 3 (33.33%) CISM
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) CRISC
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (33.33%) ISMS
3 3 (33.33%) Server Hardening
4 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (22.22%) IaaS
4 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TACACS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Information Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Security
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) SIEM
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) ISMS
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Server Hardening
3 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Web Filtering
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) IT Audit
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISA
1 3 (33.33%) CISM
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ION Trading
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix