Period
to 14 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Vulnerability Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Management over the 6 months to 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Vulnerability Management
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 - 131
Rank change year-on-year - +131 -33
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 10 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.76% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 - £541
10th Percentile £537 - £509
90th Percentile £675 - £550
South East median daily rate £496 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -0.90% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Vulnerability Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,103 1,479 1,983
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 84.01% 88.62% 83.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 639 859 924
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -3.03%
10th Percentile £250 £239 £254
90th Percentile £563 £588 £530
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 82 94
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.39 £14.90 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.27% -11.47% +12.20%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.08 £10.00
90th Percentile £32.65 £43.68 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £26.69 £25.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +6.75% +8.04% -2.57%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Vulnerability Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Buckinghamshire

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Buckinghamshire

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vulnerability Management in Buckinghamshire

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 10 £550 - 5
Vulnerability Management
South East

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) GIAC
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 10 (100.00%) OWASP
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 10 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 10 (100.00%) CLAS
1 10 (100.00%) SANS
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 9 (90.00%) GDPR
2 9 (90.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (80.00%) Nessus
3 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 8 (80.00%) McAfee
3 8 (80.00%) Security Management
3 8 (80.00%) Burp Suite
3 8 (80.00%) Rapid7
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (80.00%) Qualys
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (60.00%) Feasibility Study

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Burp Suite
General
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 5 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (80.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (50.00%) DevSecOps Architect
4 1 (10.00%) CISSP Architect
4 1 (10.00%) CLAS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) OWASP
1 10 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 10 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 10 (100.00%) Security Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (90.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (80.00%) Security Management
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (60.00%) DevSecOps
4 6 (60.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 6 (60.00%) Feasibility Study
4 6 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CISSP
1 10 (100.00%) CLAS
1 10 (100.00%) GIAC
1 10 (100.00%) SANS
2 9 (90.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 9 (90.00%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) McAfee
1 8 (80.00%) Qualys
1 8 (80.00%) Rapid7
2 3 (30.00%) Salesforce.com