The first table below looks at the demand for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Tenable Nessus
Rank 392 416 404
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Contract jobs citing Nessus 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.38% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£263 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £462 £243
% change year-on-year
-26.86% +90.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1826 1538 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.77% 6.34% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 992 1027
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.15 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £85.88 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.36% +25.71%
Nessus
England

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nessus across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in London

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Nessus across the London region.

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in London

Nessus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Nessus across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Nessus Daily Rate Histogram in London

Nessus
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Nessus across the London region.

Nessus Hourly Rate Trend in London

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £263 -
Bromley - - - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Nessus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nessus.

1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) Nmap
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) AIX
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
6 3 (23.08%) IaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (23.08%) CORE IMPACT
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Terminal Server
6 3 (23.08%) CISSP
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) PHP
6 3 (23.08%) .NET

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Nessus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Nessus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
5 2 (15.38%) Wireshark
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) LDAP
6 1 (7.69%) SAN
6 1 (7.69%) TACACS
6 1 (7.69%) NetScreen
6 1 (7.69%) VPN
6 1 (7.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) KDB
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
1 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Tester
1 3 (23.08%) IT Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) IT Security Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Penetration Tester
1 3 (23.08%) Security Consultant
1 3 (23.08%) Security Tester
2 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacker
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) CORBA
2 1 (7.69%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Xerces
2 1 (7.69%) Xalan
2 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (7.69%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) AIX
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows NT
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) OpenSolaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) SUSE
6 1 (7.69%) Debian
6 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Security Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (15.38%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) PHP
2 3 (23.08%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Korn
4 1 (7.69%) C-shell
4 1 (7.69%) Lisp
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CEH
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
2 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Nmap
2 3 (23.08%) Terminal Server
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) Snort
4 1 (7.69%) Squid
4 1 (7.69%) Xen
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) qmail
4 1 (7.69%) Sendmail
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (7.69%) OpenSSH
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (23.08%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Qualys
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Tripwire
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) Sybase
6 1 (7.69%) JBoss
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Akamai
6 1 (7.69%) Nokia
6 1 (7.69%) Veritas
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