Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 13 December 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 59 64
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5 -
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 12 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.65% 0.91% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.08% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Swindon median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £475 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 602 555 703
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 82.92% 84.09% 80.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 417 533
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -3.15%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £275
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% -41.26% +57.56%
10th Percentile £12.40 £18.50 £13.96
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £137.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +2.67% +36.36%

Vulnerability Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Management in Swindon

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Management in Swindon

Vulnerability Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vulnerability Management in Swindon over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vulnerability Management in Swindon

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Vulnerability Management.

1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) SIEM
3 9 (75.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (75.00%) HP
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Symantec
3 9 (75.00%) McAfee
3 9 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (75.00%) DNA
3 9 (75.00%) Service Management
3 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (75.00%) Business Transformation
3 9 (75.00%) FireEye
3 9 (75.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 9 (75.00%) Bluefish Communications
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Windows
6 1 (8.33%) GDPR
6 1 (8.33%) Threat Intelligence

Vulnerability Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
General
1 9 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) ArcSight Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Operations Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Operational Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Security Operations Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (8.33%) Head of IT Security
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Operations
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Security
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) SIEM
2 9 (75.00%) Business Transformation
2 9 (75.00%) DNA
2 9 (75.00%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Threat Intelligence
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) CISSP
2 9 (75.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (75.00%) Bluefish Communications
1 9 (75.00%) FireEye
1 9 (75.00%) HP
1 9 (75.00%) McAfee
1 9 (75.00%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft