Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 26 April 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 88 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Nessus 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.68% 0.082% 0.072%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.71% 0.57% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Hertfordshire median daily rate £475 - £525
10th Percentile £463 - £513
90th Percentile £488 - £538
East of England median daily rate £475 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +31.03% -14.71% -8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 175 175 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.89% 14.29% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 96 45
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £200 £228 £200
90th Percentile £506 £613 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 9
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -3.33% -28.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.75 £13.20
90th Percentile £17.50 £18.42 £26.20
East of England median hourly rate £13.70 £17.89 £17.50
% change year-on-year -23.40% +2.20% -22.22%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in Hertfordshire

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in Hertfordshire

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 - -
Nessus
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 8 (80.00%) Qualys
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Law
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (60.00%) SDLC
2 6 (60.00%) Security Operations
2 6 (60.00%) Threat Management
2 6 (60.00%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Information Security
4 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (30.00%) GDPR
4 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
5 2 (20.00%) Zscaler
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
5 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
5 2 (20.00%) Kali Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Security Management
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) DNA

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 6 (60.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Applications Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Penetration Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Security Penetration Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Security Tester
1 5 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Kali Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (60.00%) Programme Delivery
1 6 (60.00%) SDLC
1 6 (60.00%) Security Operations
1 6 (60.00%) Threat Management
2 4 (40.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) DNA
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) ISMS
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) GDPR
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
1 2 (20.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Zscaler