Period
to 13 November 2018

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 November 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 50 54
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 +9
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Management 9 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.03% 1.45% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.66% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Swindon median daily rate £425 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £413 £450 £430
90th Percentile £476 £738 £520
Wiltshire median daily rate £444 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -11.25% +5.26% +5.56%
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 767 602 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 87.56% 87.12% 83.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 435 406
Swindon median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £272
90th Percentile £649 £589 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £397
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.12% +3.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Swindon median hourly rate £42.50 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.92% -38.10% +23.55%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.80 £18.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £28.75 £24.70
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -5.41% +13.85%

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

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

1 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (66.67%) OSSEC
3 6 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 6 (66.67%) FortiGate
3 6 (66.67%) LogRhythm
3 6 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 6 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) GIAC
5 4 (44.44%) ISACA
5 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (33.33%) Qualys
7 2 (22.22%) Information Security
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Tripwire
7 2 (22.22%) Snort
7 2 (22.22%) Service Management
7 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Symantec
7 2 (22.22%) McAfee
7 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) VPN
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Operational Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Security Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Security Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 6 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (44.44%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
3 2 (22.22%) DNA
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Server Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Threat Detection
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (44.44%) GIAC
2 4 (44.44%) ISACA
3 2 (22.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Snort
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) FortiGate
1 6 (66.67%) OSSEC
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Nessus
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 6 (66.67%) LogRhythm
2 3 (33.33%) Qualys
3 2 (22.22%) FireEye
3 2 (22.22%) McAfee
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) Tripwire