Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 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
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 182 200 201
Rank change year-on-year +18 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing Nessus 2 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.043% 0.25% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 1.81% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 1
North West median daily rate £535 £476 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.51% -4.90% +11.11%
10th Percentile £518 £365 £450
90th Percentile £553 £523 £550
England median daily rate £475 £475 £525
% change year-on-year - -9.52% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
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 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 694 775 612
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.06% 13.58% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 517 395
North West median daily rate £450 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £218 £275 £258
90th Percentile £630 £650 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 39 31
North West median hourly rate £19.05 £17.50 £16.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.87% +8.09% -6.14%
10th Percentile £14.25 £15.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.68 £53.00 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

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 25 February 2020. 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
Merseyside - 2 £535 -
Nessus
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) OSINT
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSINT
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle