The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 Assessment
South West / Wiltshire
Rank - 57 -
Contract jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire - 0.46% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +7.46% +4.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +122.22%  

Vulnerability Assessment 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 507 505 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 79.34% 76.86% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 347 410
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 8
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.25% +135.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £12.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.43 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Vulnerability Assessment
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Vulnerability Assessment as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Wiltshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vulnerability Assessment in Wiltshire

Vulnerability Assessment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Vulnerability Assessment 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Vulnerability Assessment.

1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Data Security
3 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (66.67%) Splunk
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
3 4 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Information Security
3 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Reference Data
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Cyber Defence
3 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Social Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) CESG
4 2 (33.33%) Nessus
4 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (33.33%) CEH
4 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) CISSP
4 2 (33.33%) Kali Linux
4 2 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader

Vulnerability Assessment
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (66.67%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) SOC Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Penetration Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Security Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Cyber Defence
1 4 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 4 (66.67%) Reference Data
1 4 (66.67%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Kali Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (66.67%) Data Security
2 4 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (66.67%) Security Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (66.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) CEH
3 2 (33.33%) CHECK Team Leader
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP
3 2 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 2 (33.33%) OSCP
3 2 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Intel Security
1 4 (66.67%) Splunk
1 4 (66.67%) VMware