Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 July 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 200 213 186
Rank change year-on-year +13 -27 +48
Contract jobs citing Nessus 4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.075% 0.082% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.62% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
North West median daily rate £525 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £483 £374 £386
90th Percentile £575 £508 £533
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £13.75 £49.19
% change year-on-year - -72.05% +118.62%

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 North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 754 806 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 14.19% 13.14% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 496 384
North West median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £220 £275 £213
90th Percentile £613 £593 £575
England median daily rate £500 £488 £465
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.84% +9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 21
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -58.75% +92.96%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.14 £10.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.63 £44.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.20 £17.89
% change year-on-year +4.17% +7.35% -18.70%

Nessus
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Nessus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Nessus in the North West

Nessus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Nessus in the North West

Nessus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Nessus within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 July 2019. 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
Manchester +3 2 £525 +27.27% 2
Lancashire - 2 £525 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Nessus.

1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) OWASP
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Confluence
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Burp Suite
1 3 (75.00%) Web Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Slack
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Stability
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio

Nessus
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Slack
2 1 (25.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Burp Suite
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) HP UFT
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) LoadRunner
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) OWASP
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Web Operations
2 2 (50.00%) Operational Stability
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Kanban
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) AlienVault
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle