Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 May 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 104 129
Rank change year-on-year -27 +25 -11
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.070% 0.054% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.063% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 - £400
Scotland median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,500 1,589 2,459
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.02% 85.89% 85.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,490 987 1,344
Edinburgh median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £269 £270
90th Percentile £570 £550 £575
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 11
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £15.86 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.68% -22.63% -26.79%
10th Percentile £15.11 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £105.45 £43.39 £52.50
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £20.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.88% -43.06% +34.65%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Edinburgh

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys