The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 28 April 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.

Vulnerability Management
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 124 123
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1  
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.10% 0.089% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £451 £475 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £455 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +10.76% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1527 1781 1825
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 79.99% 78.84% 81.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 911 1168 1110
Median daily rate £425 £390 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +0.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £527 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 81 84
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £47.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Penetration Testing
2 13 (81.25%) SIEM
3 12 (75.00%) Security Management
3 12 (75.00%) Service Management
3 12 (75.00%) Security Hardening
3 12 (75.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) IaaS
5 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
5 10 (62.50%) Event Correlation
6 9 (56.25%) User Stories
7 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
7 6 (37.50%) Splunk
7 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) CMDB
7 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
7 6 (37.50%) HP
7 6 (37.50%) BMC
7 6 (37.50%) CA
7 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
7 6 (37.50%) Symantec
7 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
8 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
8 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (18.75%) CA Spectrum

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (62.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (6.25%) Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 1 (6.25%) OAT Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
1 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Security Operations Specialist
1 1 (6.25%) Security Specialist
1 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Service Operations Manager
1 1 (6.25%) Service Security Manager
1 1 (6.25%) SIEM Consultant
1 1 (6.25%) SIEM Engineer
1 1 (6.25%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) CMDB
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) CentOS
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (81.25%) SIEM
2 12 (75.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 12 (75.00%) Security Hardening
2 12 (75.00%) Security Management
2 12 (75.00%) Service Management
3 10 (62.50%) Event Correlation
3 10 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 9 (56.25%) User Stories
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) ITIL
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Database Security
7 2 (12.50%) Email Filtering
7 2 (12.50%) Information Security
7 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (12.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 2 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (18.75%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (6.25%) Nessus
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) ArcSight
2 6 (37.50%) BMC
2 6 (37.50%) CA
2 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 6 (37.50%) HP
2 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
2 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
2 6 (37.50%) Splunk
2 6 (37.50%) Symantec
3 2 (12.50%) Qualys
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire