The table below looks at the statistics for Vulnerability Assessment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vulnerability Assessment
Rank 122 124 118
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.040% 0.090%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.050% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate £501 £325 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.23% -14.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £510 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +27.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -
Vulnerability Assessment
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2345 1999 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.58% 80.09% 75.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1379 995
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 42 35
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Vulnerability Assessment
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Vulnerability Assessment Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Vulnerability Assessment Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
West Yorkshire - 11 £501 -
Humberside - 1 - -
Vulnerability Assessment
England

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) HP UFT
2 21 (80.77%) JMeter
2 21 (80.77%) JIRA
2 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 21 (80.77%) Confluence
2 21 (80.77%) Cucumber
2 21 (80.77%) Jenkins
3 20 (76.92%) Network Monitoring
3 20 (76.92%) PKI
3 20 (76.92%) LoadRunner
3 20 (76.92%) Mac OS X
3 20 (76.92%) SNMP
4 19 (73.08%) HP
4 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (65.38%) Functional Testing
5 17 (65.38%) Non-Functional Testing
6 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
7 14 (53.85%) QA
8 13 (50.00%) .NET
9 11 (42.31%) C
9 11 (42.31%) C#
9 11 (42.31%) Java
9 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
9 11 (42.31%) Perl
9 11 (42.31%) Python
9 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
9 11 (42.31%) Ruby
10 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (80.77%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 20 (76.92%) SNMP
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (80.77%) Cucumber
1 21 (80.77%) HP UFT
1 21 (80.77%) Jenkins
1 21 (80.77%) JIRA
1 21 (80.77%) JMeter
1 21 (80.77%) Selenium
2 20 (76.92%) LoadRunner
3 3 (11.54%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Test Leader
2 5 (19.23%) Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Test Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Principal Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Penetration Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Project Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) QA Leader
5 1 (3.85%) QA Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SOC Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (76.92%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) CESG
2 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Linux
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.85%) Solaris
3 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Network Monitoring
2 19 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Functional Testing
3 17 (65.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 16 (61.54%) Test Automation
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (34.62%) Test Strategy
6 5 (19.23%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Security Testing
9 1 (3.85%) CRM
9 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.85%) Information Security
9 1 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.85%) OWASP
9 1 (3.85%) Resilience Testing
9 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.85%) Validation
9 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) C
1 11 (42.31%) C#
1 11 (42.31%) Java
1 11 (42.31%) JavaScript
1 11 (42.31%) Perl
1 11 (42.31%) Python
1 11 (42.31%) Ruby
1 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CREST Certified
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) QA
2 3 (11.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.85%) GPG13
3 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.85%) WAI
3 1 (3.85%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
2 1 (3.85%) Qualys
2 1 (3.85%) Websense