Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Vulnerability Assessment over the 6 months to 14 August 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 Assessment
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median daily rate - - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £550 £413
% change year-on-year - +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Vulnerability Assessment 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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 299 291 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 89.25% 86.35% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 137 114
Watford median daily rate £423 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £225 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £546
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 2
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +100.00% +45.00%
10th Percentile £14.40 £15.98 £14.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% -32.72% +35.14%

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Watford region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) GISP
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Secure Coding

Vulnerability Assessment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Database Security
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Information Security
1 1 (100.00%) ISMS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (100.00%) OWASP
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 1 (100.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CEH
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) GISP
1 1 (100.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft