The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nessus 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.67% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £369 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £335
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +41.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -
Nessus
South Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 12.81% 12.46% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 28 16
Median daily rate £500 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Nessus
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
1 10 (100.00%) Nmap
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
2 9 (90.00%) Information Management
2 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (80.00%) ArcSight
3 8 (80.00%) QRadar
4 7 (70.00%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (50.00%) Splunk
5 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (50.00%) GCIA
5 5 (50.00%) GSEC
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
7 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (10.00%) SIEM
7 1 (10.00%) GCED
7 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
7 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
7 1 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (10.00%) GCIH

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 5 (50.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) SOC Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) ArcSight Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (70.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Information Security
2 9 (90.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) GCIA
1 5 (50.00%) GSEC
2 1 (10.00%) GCED
2 1 (10.00%) GCIH
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Nmap
2 8 (80.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) ArcSight
2 5 (50.00%) Splunk