The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 96 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 2 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.81% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.45% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +6.97% -4.44%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 957 1310 1326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 88.45% 88.87% 86.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 653 931 984
Median daily rate £403 £425 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +21.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £565 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 22
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.34 £170.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) CISM
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Qualys
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Imperva
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Information Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CISM
1 2 (40.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (20.00%) Imperva
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk