The table below looks at the statistics for Nessus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Nessus over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tenable Nessus
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Nessus 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.34% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £455 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £455 £310 £425
% change year-on-year
+46.77% -27.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
360 161 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.39% 6.28% 7.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 97 91
Average daily rate £450 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.72 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Nessus
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Nessus Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Nessus
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Nessus Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Yorkshire - 7 £455 - 4
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Nessus
England

Nessus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (91.67%) Metasploit
2 9 (75.00%) Information Security
3 8 (66.67%) Nmap
3 8 (66.67%) HTTP
4 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Information Management
6 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (41.67%) QRadar
6 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
7 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 4 (33.33%) GCIA
7 4 (33.33%) GSEC
8 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Network Security
8 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
9 2 (16.67%) Splunk
9 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
9 2 (16.67%) ISEB
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
10 1 (8.33%) ITIL
10 1 (8.33%) Unix
10 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
10 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management

Nessus
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) HTTP
2 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Metasploit
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Security Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) ArcSight Analyst
5 3 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
5 3 (25.00%) Tester
6 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) IT Security Officer
6 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (8.33%) CESG
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Information Security
2 6 (50.00%) Information Management
3 3 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) GCIA
1 4 (33.33%) GSEC
2 3 (25.00%) CREST Certified
3 2 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (8.33%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Nmap
2 5 (41.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) ArcSight
2 2 (16.67%) Splunk