The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vulnerability Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 73 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +30 -  
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 16 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.23% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1054 1488 1252
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.01% 83.83% 78.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 893 679
Median daily rate £390 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vulnerability Management in Manchester

Vulnerability Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 13 £450 -
Vulnerability Management
North West

Vulnerability Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 34 (85.00%) Firewall
2 32 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 32 (80.00%) LAN
2 32 (80.00%) VoIP
2 32 (80.00%) WAN
2 32 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 32 (80.00%) VPN
2 32 (80.00%) Patch Management
3 31 (77.50%) Apple
3 31 (77.50%) Unix
3 31 (77.50%) Windows
3 31 (77.50%) Linux
4 29 (72.50%) CISSP
4 29 (72.50%) SSCP
4 29 (72.50%) SANS
5 28 (70.00%) QRadar
5 28 (70.00%) Splunk
6 27 (67.50%) Elastic Stack
7 26 (65.00%) Network Monitoring
8 21 (52.50%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (50.00%) LogRhythm
9 20 (50.00%) IBM
10 19 (47.50%) Case Management
11 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
11 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
12 15 (37.50%) Security Operations
13 14 (35.00%) Information Security
14 13 (32.50%) Cyber Attack
14 13 (32.50%) Security Monitoring
15 12 (30.00%) Open Source

Vulnerability Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.00%) IBM Domino
2 2 (5.00%) Apache
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Jetty
2 2 (5.00%) Mongrel
2 2 (5.00%) nginx
2 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.00%) Google App Engine
1 2 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (85.00%) Firewall
2 32 (80.00%) LAN
2 32 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 32 (80.00%) VoIP
2 32 (80.00%) VPN
2 32 (80.00%) WAN
3 6 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (5.00%) DHCP
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) FTP
5 2 (5.00%) HTTP
5 2 (5.00%) IPsec
5 2 (5.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.00%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 9 (22.50%) Security Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Security Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Domino Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 4 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Security Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Security Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Splunk Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) ArcSight Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Security Operations Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) SOC Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (67.50%) Elastic Stack
2 7 (17.50%) RESTful
2 7 (17.50%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Cyber Attack
2 8 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (15.00%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.50%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Linux
1 31 (77.50%) Unix
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Patch Management
1 32 (80.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 26 (65.00%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (52.50%) Cybersecurity
4 19 (47.50%) Case Management
5 15 (37.50%) Security Operations
6 14 (35.00%) Information Security
7 13 (32.50%) Security Monitoring
8 12 (30.00%) Open Source
9 9 (22.50%) SIEM
10 8 (20.00%) Analytics
10 8 (20.00%) Data Analytics
11 7 (17.50%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (15.00%) DevOps
12 6 (15.00%) People Management
12 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
12 6 (15.00%) Resource Allocation
12 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
13 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
14 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) CISSP
1 29 (72.50%) SANS
1 29 (72.50%) SSCP
2 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 28 (70.00%) QRadar
2 10 (25.00%) Kibana
2 10 (25.00%) logstash
3 8 (20.00%) Nessus
3 8 (20.00%) Nexpose
3 8 (20.00%) Nmap
4 5 (12.50%) RSA enVision
5 2 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Apple
2 28 (70.00%) Splunk
3 20 (50.00%) IBM
3 20 (50.00%) LogRhythm
4 8 (20.00%) ArcSight
4 8 (20.00%) Intel
4 8 (20.00%) Intel Security
4 8 (20.00%) NetWitness
4 8 (20.00%) Qualys
5 6 (15.00%) Snow
6 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.00%) Google
7 2 (5.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco
8 1 (2.50%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) HP