The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
London / City of London
Rank 149 157 187
Rank change year-on-year +8 +30  
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.060% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.068% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Median daily rate £475 £495 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.04% +7.02%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £495 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £495 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £389
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Vulnerability Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2590 2921 4181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.48% 87.82% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2334 3226
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Vulnerability Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vulnerability Management in the City of London

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Security Operations
3 8 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) CISM
4 7 (50.00%) CISSP
4 7 (50.00%) Network Security
4 7 (50.00%) SANS
5 6 (42.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (35.71%) Sun
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Unix
6 5 (35.71%) Windows
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) CNA
6 5 (35.71%) Novell Certification
6 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
6 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
6 5 (35.71%) Legal
6 5 (35.71%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (35.71%) GIAC
6 5 (35.71%) Retail
6 5 (35.71%) GCIA
6 5 (35.71%) GCIH
6 5 (35.71%) Fixed Income

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) Network Security
3 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
3 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (7.14%) TACACS
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Financial Institution
2 5 (35.71%) Legal
2 5 (35.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Information Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Audit Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Risk Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) OAuth
1 1 (7.14%) OpenID
1 1 (7.14%) SailPoint
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Security Operations Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Equities
2 5 (35.71%) Fixed Income
2 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Unix
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Information Security
2 9 (64.29%) Security Operations
3 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
3 6 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (35.71%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (35.71%) Network Design
4 5 (35.71%) Threat Detection
5 4 (28.57%) SIEM
6 2 (14.29%) Email Filtering
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (14.29%) Web Filtering
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) CISM
1 7 (50.00%) CISSP
1 7 (50.00%) SANS
2 5 (35.71%) CNA
2 5 (35.71%) GCIA
2 5 (35.71%) GCIH
2 5 (35.71%) GIAC
2 5 (35.71%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Novell Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CEH
3 2 (14.29%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) COBIT
2 1 (7.14%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (7.14%) GPG13
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Sun
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Bloomberg
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) WorldPay
4 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) F5
4 1 (7.14%) FireEye
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Qualys
4 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Tufin
City, London
Plan-net
Rate: Unspecified Competitive rate
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