The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 152 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nessus 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.085% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £525 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Nessus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
334 314 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.43% 7.10% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 182 115
Median daily rate £400 £381 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +22.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 28
Median hourly rate £20.73 £11.75 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.42% -41.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Nessus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire - 2 £550 -
Manchester - 1 £550 - 1
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Nessus 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 North West region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) SAS
2 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby
2 3 (50.00%) Endeca
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (50.00%) Qualys
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Scala
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Confluence

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (50.00%) Confluence
1 3 (50.00%) SAS
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (50.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 3 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (50.00%) GitHub
1 3 (50.00%) Route 53
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (50.00%) DataStax
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (50.00%) GitLab
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) ArcSight Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Unix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Unix Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
1 3 (50.00%) Threat Management
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Python
1 3 (50.00%) Ruby
1 3 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Oozie
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
1 3 (50.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) AppDynamics
2 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (50.00%) Endeca
2 3 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 3 (50.00%) Qualys