The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nessus 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.76% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £455 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £310 £340
% change year-on-year
+46.77% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
84 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.11% 1.32% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 1 12
Average daily rate £475 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £375 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Nessus across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 8 (100.00%) HTTP
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Nmap
1 8 (100.00%) Metasploit
2 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
3 6 (75.00%) Information Management
4 5 (62.50%) QRadar
4 5 (62.50%) ArcSight
4 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (50.00%) GCIA
5 4 (50.00%) GSEC
6 3 (37.50%) Network Security
6 3 (37.50%) Windows
6 3 (37.50%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Firewall
7 2 (25.00%) Splunk
7 2 (25.00%) Regular Expression
8 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (12.50%) SIEM
8 1 (12.50%) Unix
8 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
8 1 (12.50%) Middleware

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) HTTP
2 5 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Security Analyst
3 5 (62.50%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (50.00%) ArcSight Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (75.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) GCIA
1 4 (50.00%) GSEC
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Nmap
2 5 (62.50%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) ArcSight
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk