Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Nessus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Nessus over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Tenable Nessus
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 241 234
Rank change year-on-year -20 -7 +25
Contract jobs citing Nessus 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.028% 0.070% 0.061%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.59% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
City of London median daily rate £500 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% +44.00%
Central London median daily rate £505 £563 £450
% change year-on-year -10.22% +25.00% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Nessus is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,220 842 777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.09% 11.79% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 982 681 606
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £294 £325 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £634
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -38.18% +61.76%
10th Percentile £14.80 £14.02 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.50 £43.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -30.91% +61.76%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the City of London

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Nessus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python