Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 17 January 2019 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
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 117 137 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 - +154
Contract jobs citing Nessus 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.64% 0.045% -
As % of the Systems Management category 4.55% 0.39% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Leeds median daily rate £500 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 -
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 330 255 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.01% 11.55% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 195 197
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.86% +4.79%
10th Percentile £330 £266 £215
90th Percentile £646 £595 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £427
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.40% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £12.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.16% -59.17% +33.33%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.38 £12.50 £12.40
% change year-on-year +23.00% +0.79% -8.13%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in Leeds

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in Leeds

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Nessus in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Nessus in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 8 (53.33%) CISSP
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 7 (46.67%) Nmap
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) Metasploit
3 6 (40.00%) CEH
3 6 (40.00%) OWASP
3 6 (40.00%) Confluence
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (40.00%) BDD
3 6 (40.00%) REST
3 6 (40.00%) Splunk
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (40.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (40.00%) WCAG
3 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 6 (40.00%) JMeter
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Burp Suite
3 6 (40.00%) QRadar
3 6 (40.00%) Slack
3 6 (40.00%) CSIRT
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Slack
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) HTTP
3 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Metasploit
2 6 (40.00%) Burp Suite
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) JMeter
2 6 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 3 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Security Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Splunk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Information Security
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) BDD
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Microservices
2 6 (40.00%) OWASP
2 6 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (33.33%) Coaching
3 5 (33.33%) Information Management
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) SIEM
3 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) SFIA
5 1 (6.67%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) CISSP
2 6 (40.00%) CEH
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CISM
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) WCAG
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Nmap
2 6 (40.00%) CSIRT
2 6 (40.00%) QRadar
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk
2 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Ivanti