The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Acunetix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Acunetix over the 3 months to 25 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Acunetix.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Acunetix
UK
Rank 592 641 -
Rank change year-on-year +49 -  
Contract jobs citing Acunetix 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.006% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.005% 0.013% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £535 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Acunetix is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20016 23252 23937
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.19% 43.70% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12337 14081 13513
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 804 1001
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Acunetix
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Acunetix as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Acunetix in the UK

Acunetix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Acunetix in the UK

Acunetix
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Acunetix within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
London +32 1 - -
England +28 1 - -

Acunetix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Acunetix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Acunetix.

1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Nexpose
2 3 (75.00%) QRadar
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) AppScan
2 3 (75.00%) F5
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Nmap
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Qualys
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing

Acunetix
Top Related IT Skills 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 (25.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Web Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CEH
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
3 1 (25.00%) SSCP
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Nexpose
1 3 (75.00%) QRadar
2 1 (25.00%) Nessus
2 1 (25.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Qualys